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Ever wonder what it's like to be CIO of the world's largest software company?

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

Governing’s 2014 Cost of Government Summit convened leaders to discuss the fiscal challenges they face, their biggest cost drivers, the threats they see on the horizon and their potential solutions. Download this guide to find out more.
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The Cost of Static

Like most government programs, the Space Transportation System (STS) -- as the Space Shuttle is officially known -- started out with high hopes.

The Integration Highway

When it comes to transportation, the United States is No.1.

Limp Kites and Unfulfilled Projects

I grew up in Arlington, Va., in a middle-class community built near the end of the bus line from Washington, D.C.

Turbo-Charging E-Government

It's been 12 years since the U.S. government went online.

The Outlook for Digital Government

"The future is just as much a condition of the present as is the past," wrote German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche in 1883.

Tracker, Locator, Identifier, Spy?

With the increase of identity theft resulting from illegal use of Social Security numbers and other personal information, the federal government's use of ...