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The Hill
Conservative allies on opposite sides in GOP primary fightis the ESAFund – a donor group formerly known as the Ending Spending Action Fun
Conservative allies on opposite sides in GOP primary fight
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
is the ESAFund – a donor group formerly known as the Ending Spending Action Fund that is dedicated to cutting spending and making government more efficient. They're opposing Huelskamp for voting against the farm bill and for being kicked off the... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte signs EO on FOIto institute a freedom of information mechanism for the Executive branch.” “It
Duterte signs EO on FOI
Minda News / Posted 13 hours ago
to institute a freedom of information mechanism for the Executive branch.” “It is a big leap in the struggle towards making government transparent and accountable. Hopefully, following the example of Mr. Duterte, the 17th Congress will be... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow Council takes action over threat of £2.37m cutsgrowth for the Northern Powerhouse in terms of the sheer number of projects goi
Barrow Council takes action over threat of £2.37m cuts
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
growth for the Northern Powerhouse in terms of the sheer number of projects going on here." Cllr Sweeney hopes that by making government ministers understand how much potential there is in the town, Barrow will move up from the bottom of the... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
BOEM to broadcast upcoming GoM lease sale onlinenation’s domestic energy portfolio. This lease sale follows extensive environme
BOEM to broadcast upcoming GoM lease sale online
Offshore Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
nation’s domestic energy portfolio. This lease sale follows extensive environmental analysis and stakeholder engagement.” “Making government data immediately available is a valuable resource for taxpayers, both in terms of dollars and cents but... Read more
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The Hill
Obama administration closes offshore drilling sale to publicbids and winners at the event itself. The BOEM sought to highlight the efficie
Obama administration closes offshore drilling sale to public
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
bids and winners at the event itself. The BOEM sought to highlight the efficiency benefits of holding the sale online. “Making government data immediately available is a valuable resource for taxpayers, both in terms of dollars and cents but... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Governor McAuliffe Announces New Innovations Available at DMVeffective July 1, enabled DMV to partner with TSA contractor MorphoTrust to off
Governor McAuliffe Announces New Innovations Available at DMV
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 3 days ago
effective July 1, enabled DMV to partner with TSA contractor MorphoTrust to offer TSA Precheck and TWIC in Virginia. “Making government services easier to access for taxpayers is a key part of improving the customer experience at agencies like... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sh142 Billion Trade Deals to Be Sealed at UNCTAD 14(UNCTAD) Secretary General Mukhisa Kituyi has said. Speaking during a high lev
Sh142 Billion Trade Deals to Be Sealed at UNCTAD 14
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
(UNCTAD) Secretary General Mukhisa Kituyi has said. Speaking during a high level Chief Executive Officer's match-making for over 100 CEOS globally during the ongoing UNCTAD 14th conference, Kituyi urged the private sector to take... Read more
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The Burton View
District 50 State Rep Race | July 21, 2016keep jobs in Michigan, 2) Create an environment for business to thrive and crea
District 50 State Rep Race | July 21, 2016
The Burton View / Posted 3 days ago
keep jobs in Michigan, 2) Create an environment for business to thrive and create new, higher paying jobs, 3) Committed to making government more efficient and effective, 4) Keep government spending under control both at state and municipal... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Guidelines unlock govt software for innovationNew Zealand (LINZ) has released guidelines to help government agencies apply op
Guidelines unlock govt software for innovation
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
New Zealand (LINZ) has released guidelines to help government agencies apply open source licences to their software.“Making government data freely available has resulted in businesses using it to develop precision agricultural tools and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte’s first SONA eagerly awaitedheard from past SONAs. No more motherhood statements. More on one liner doable
Duterte’s first SONA eagerly awaited
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
heard from past SONAs. No more motherhood statements. More on one liner doable pronouncements uplifting people’s lives and making government more responsive to the people,” said Quezon City 2nd district Rep. Winston Castelo. Duterte, 71, a... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Jobless graduates vow street protestsin the country. Leader of the group, Rodwell Tendai Nyika, says the organisati
Jobless graduates vow street protests
New Zimbabwe / Posted 6 days ago
in the country. Leader of the group, Rodwell Tendai Nyika, says the organisation was formed with the sole objective of making government accountable for the high levels of unemployment in the country. Nyika said membership of the group was... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Miffed jobless graduates take to the streetsin the country. Leader of the group, Rodwell Tendai Nyika, says the organisati
Miffed jobless graduates take to the streets
New Zimbabwe / Posted 6 days ago
in the country. Leader of the group, Rodwell Tendai Nyika, says the organisation was formed with the sole objective of making government accountable for the high levels of unemployment in the country. Nyika said membership of the group was... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Philippines president meets suspected drug lord, threatens execution“I do not want people going back and forth, this is the procedure,” said Presid
Philippines president meets suspected drug lord, threatens execution
Asian Correspondent / Posted 6 days ago
“I do not want people going back and forth, this is the procedure,” said President Duterte when he reiterated his stance on making government transactions more convenient to the people, and added that he will require public offices to have logbooks... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Solons expect to be inspired by Duterte’s SONAheard from past SONAs. No more motherhood statements. More on one liner doable
Solons expect to be inspired by Duterte’s SONA
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
heard from past SONAs. No more motherhood statements. More on one liner doable pronouncements uplifting people’s lives and making government more responsive to the people,” said Quezon City 2nd district Rep. Winston Castelo. Duterte, 71, a... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Health Briefs: Connect for Health Colorado chief executive honored for contributions to communityshe died of a heart attack in 1999 at age 51. Then Gov. Bill Owens described Bu
Health Briefs: Connect for Health Colorado chief executive honored for contributions to community
Craig Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
she died of a heart attack in 1999 at age 51. Then Gov. Bill Owens described Buckley as “a rising star that believed in making government work for people,” according to the statement. Sunset Meadows prepares Nifty 90s celebration Staff members... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Africainto disappointment. Patronage politics that marked the former centralised syst
Africa
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 days ago
into disappointment. Patronage politics that marked the former centralised system has been replicated in the new counties, making government even more inefficient and expensive. Though political leadership is now local, power is closely held, and... Read more
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The Washington Times
Steny Hoyer: Federal government can play positive rolethem a free hand to buck their own leaders and hold up bipartisan measures. “W
Steny Hoyer: Federal government can play positive role
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
them a free hand to buck their own leaders and hold up bipartisan measures. “We need Republicans who care deeply about making government work to join us in breaking that cycle,” he said. He said both parties have gerrymandered to their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Actionaid Challenge Malawian Youths On Government Revenuethat a lot of multinational companies plying their businesses in the country do
Actionaid Challenge Malawian Youths On Government Revenue
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
that a lot of multinational companies plying their businesses in the country do not meet their fair share of taxes which is making government to lose millions of kwacha. Nathalu said "We are not saying the multinational companies are not paying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NAEB Set to Become a Fully Fledged Public Enterpriseidentify potential areas seeking finances that can boost both production and ex
NAEB Set to Become a Fully Fledged Public Enterprise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
identify potential areas seeking finances that can boost both production and export base for investments. "As a profit making government institution, it is going to specifically invest in key projects which are production related, the most... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministers to Address Monthly Barazas On Work - Tumwebazegovernment programmes to Ugandans. This follows complaints that some ministers
Ministers to Address Monthly Barazas On Work - Tumwebaze
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
government programmes to Ugandans. This follows complaints that some ministers and permanent secretaries avoid the media making government position on some social issues remain unknown. Now Information minister Frank Tumwebaze has said he is... Read more
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Lake Placid News
The voter count for Lake Placid’s court referendum was disappointingwere much weightier decisions, but local court consolidation is not nothing. We
The voter count for Lake Placid’s court referendum was disappointing
Lake Placid News / Posted 17 days ago
were much weightier decisions, but local court consolidation is not nothing. We talk all the time about reducing taxes and making government more efficient, but also about the quality of local services. This stuff matters, but most Placidians acted... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Marking FOIA’s 50th anniversaryinto law. The legislation came about through the efforts of the late Rep. John
Marking FOIA’s 50th anniversary
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 17 days ago
into law. The legislation came about through the efforts of the late Rep. John Moss (D-Calif.), a longtime champion of making government information public. Johnson, during his signing ceremony, said, "I sign this measure with a deep sense of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Pollies be warned, Gina’s backing UK on Brexithas backed Britain’s exit from the European Union and said Australian federal p
Pollies be warned, Gina’s backing UK on Brexit
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
has backed Britain’s exit from the European Union and said Australian federal politicians can learn from their example by making government bureaucracy smaller. “Having travelled to Europe from time to time, having witnessed various government... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Ousley wants more communication on commissionas well as more clearly listing phone numbers and email addresses for the count
Ousley wants more communication on commission
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
as well as more clearly listing phone numbers and email addresses for the county's elected officers. "I am committed to making government more responsible to its citizens," Ousley said. As she has been campaigning, the one question Ousley said... Read more
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The Hindu
Govt. pushes for divestment, list on July 5for PSUs that can be considered for strategic disinvestment and the other of re
Govt. pushes for divestment, list on July 5
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
for PSUs that can be considered for strategic disinvestment and the other of recommendations on each of the sick and loss-making government companies. There are about 74 such companies in all. Of these, for about 25 companies in which revival... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia's hung Parliament explainedMPs and small parties who find themselves in a position of power via a hung Par
Australia's hung Parliament explained
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
MPs and small parties who find themselves in a position of power via a hung Parliament are "usually very interested in making government more accountable to the people and so those are the sorts of conditions they tend to put on (their... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Non-voters disappointwere much weightier decisions, but local court consolidation is not nothing. We
Non-voters disappoint
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 23 days ago
were much weightier decisions, but local court consolidation is not nothing. We talk all the time about reducing taxes and making government more efficient, but also about the quality of local services. This stuff matters, but most Placidians acted... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Why reject the big guys?just presidential candidates -- likewise have to address the great fears of our
Why reject the big guys?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 28 days ago
just presidential candidates -- likewise have to address the great fears of our times. But a new New Deal can't be based on making government bigger, as FDR did. It has to be based on making citizens bigger. That requires busting apart monopolies... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
County emergency department splits from sheriffMadsen, who voted against the reorganization, also noted that the county in rec
County emergency department splits from sheriff
The Shawano Leader / Posted a month ago
Madsen, who voted against the reorganization, also noted that the county in recent years has been combining departments and making government more lean and efficient. By making emergency management a standalone department, Madsen said, seems to be... Read more

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