Mayor Acquanetta Warren credits her father for her big dreams. "You've been to the moon," he used to say. There was some truth to that.
Ohio Rep. Emilia Sykes gets stopped by security trying to enter her place of work. She wants others to share their stories of prejudice.
What connected vehicles and automated customer service mean for the future of traffic.
Mayor Greg Fischer's parents taught him to care for others. He's using their lessons to lead Kentucky's biggest city.
At least she didn't used to. Now, she says, times have changed.
Themis Klarides is defying expectations and redefining leadership in the Connecticut legislature.
"It is America's cities that are here, ready to save Washington," says the Los Angeles mayor and potential 2020 candidate.
The most popular Roosevelt quote, explained, on the first episode of "In the Arena."
Spotlighting a world-leading water utility for its track record in innovation and conservation
Going against the FBI's ransomware advice is one way state chief information officers are thinking for themselves.
"I have fantastic male colleagues who stood by me and defended me," says Colorado Rep. Faith Winter.
Data now informs almost everything the public sector does, and it also informs on us.
Gender equity advocates are excited about the prospect of a record number of women running for office. But Erin Vilardi, founder of VoteRunLead, says running isn't good enough.
Rosalynn Bliss says social work keeps her grounded as a politician. That, and meditation.
When government gets too much of a good thing, can open-source technology help?
Jackie Lacey says she didn't realize how tough she was until she ran for Los Angeles County District Attorney.
Albuquerque, N.M., embarked on a novel campaign to reduce panhandling. Has it worked?
The conversation changes when startup founders talk with mayors, not funders.
Austin Mayor Steve Adler and several other city leaders discuss their experience at this year's South by Southwest conference.
Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson of Gary, Ind., and Mayor Darrell Steinberg of Sacramento spoke on a special SXSW preview episode of Government Technology’s newest podcast, Go Public.