Cover story

Trading Places


California's new controller, Steve Westly, wants to put a little eBay into state government.

Special Report / Managing the Cost of Government New Tools for the New Normal

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Features

Leap of Faith: The Story of Trust, Technology and the Intergovernmental Way

Intergovernmental applications ought to be the next incarnation of electronic government, but is everybody really ready to put aside their own self-interest?

Seats at the Table

The federal CIO Council, once almost an afterthought, has matured into an important voice for public-sector technology policies.

Deconstructing the Public Sector

Web services will make it easier to integrate information and deliver services. They may also change the way we think about government itself.