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Good data is a key component to AI innovation and machine learning

When the Biden administration launched an AI task force earlier this month to create a path to “democratize access to research tools to promote AI,”…

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Increased contract competition contributes to good government

Federal contracting and business experts say more communication as well as a retrained and rebuilt acquisition workforce is needed to ensure government…

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Experts say Carter’s cautious reforms aren’t bold enough

Despite calls that Carter’s Defense reforms aren’t exactly daring, experts said they are a move in the right direction.

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Don Kettl: IRS is, not surprisingly, unpopular on Capitol Hill

The Internal Revenue Service has lost about 10 percent of its budget since 2010. The result of that — according to the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration — is that the IRS can’t collect as much tax money as it should be collecting. Don Kettl is a professor at University of Maryland’s School of Public Policy. He tells In Depth with Francis Rose that tax collectors have been unpopular for a long time.

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