Tag Archives: data

Support Abounds for the KISS (Keep it Simple, Stupid!) Theory for Grants Data

As a journalist, when I cover meetings in which I hear speaker after speaker explaining their support or disagreement about a technical issue, I tend to perk up when a certain speaker delivers the unexpected line that really makes you…

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Sneak Preview: FHWA Plans To Collect Better Highway Safety Data

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) The Federal Highway Administration is taking steps to ensure states provide better data on the Highway Safety Improvement Program through the agency’s online reporting tool in response…

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Sneak Preview: OMB Delays FAPIIS Grants Implementation

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Researching a Few Good Ideas for the Recovery Act

It’s been several months in the making but the Federal Demonstration Partnership has finally released its American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Administrative Impact Survey Report. This is definitely a must-read for the folks at the Office of Management and Budget,…

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Happy International Women’s Day

A recent article I read pointed out what perhaps should have been an obvious conclusion: the economic recession and the subsequent recovery were—and are—impacting women differently from men. There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to social and economic impact.

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