Congress votes to override D.C.'s 2013 ballot initiative on budget autonomy. Virginia's governor faces a federal investigation over international finance and lobbying rules. And D.C., Maryland and Virginia move to create a Metro safety oversight panel.
The Internet is sprawling, uncontrollable, and always changing. And that makes it a source of deep anxiety for many in the federal government. We’ll explore how different agencies are thinking about technology, and how they can build a truly effective information infrastructure.
- Elizabeth Losh Writing Director and Professor of Humanities, University of California at Irvine; and author "Virtualpolitik: An Electronic History of Government Media-Making in a Time of War, Scandal, Disaster, Miscommunication, and Mistakes (MIT Press)
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