Every year, state governments spend tens of billions of dollars through contracts for goods and services, subsidies to encourage economic development, and other expenditures. Accountability and public scrutiny are necessary to ensure that the public can trust that state funds are well spent.
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From Project on Government Oversight: The House has passed the DATA Act – the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act – in a near-unanimous bipartisan vote.
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