Department of Commerce

Census Bureau/Mobile Applications

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The U.S. Census Bureau released its first-ever mobile application, “America’s Economy,” which provides constantly updated statistics on the U.S. economy, including monthly economic indicators, trends, along with a schedule of upcoming announcements. The app … View more

Census Bureau/Federal Statistical Agency Partnership with C-SPAN

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For more than a year, C-SPAN has aired “America by the Numbers,” a weekly hour-long segment on Washington Journal. The U.S. Census Bureau partnered with C-SPAN to create this program highlighting key statistics from … View more

NTIA: Posting Electronic Files of ARRA Grants: Accountability, Transparency and Enhanced Customer Service

The Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) has adopted the best practice of making grant award documents publicly available via its website, www.ntia.doc.gov.    The agency now posts all grant awards and … View more

Success Stories Defined

Agency officials have submitted their success stories in response to a Model A survey requesting innovative ideas that meet the some or all of the following criteria:

-Degree of Innovation
-Cost Savings to the Government and/or the Public
-Ability to Replicate Project or Initiative at other Agencies
-Reduction of Unnecessary Duplication
-Transparency
-Efficiency
-Customer Service
-Streamlining or Enhancing Public Participation in the Regulatory Process

These submissions will also be submitted to our esteemed judges for the Annual Walter Gellhorn Innovation Award.

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