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In 2022, the average age of a federal workforce employee was 47.
Dogs working for the federal government typically have roles that involve either detection or search — nearly 3,000 work for the Department of Homeland Security.
The federal government collected nearly $1 trillion more in revenue in 2022 than in 2020. 52% of total revenue comes from income taxes.
Five ways the Congressional Research Service can evolve traditional reporting methods through utilizing data provision.
Limited or deficient data makes it difficult to address key issues of national concern — but leveraging modern technology and data can help affect change.
The US government generates data on everything from unemployment rates to the status of endangered marine mammals. Here’s why that’s important.
The shadow docket process is a faster route to a Supreme Court decision, but it is also less transparent.
Data is missing from policymaking. The Subcommittee on Modernization of the Committee on House Administration aims to fix that.
In 2021, the US spent over $50 billion in foreign aid to nearly 200 countries, territories, and geographic regions. This was less than 0.01% of the year’s total federal budget.
USAFacts and UC Berkeley's Goldman School of Public Policy launched Data Skills for Congress, the first program of its kind approved by the House and Senate Ethics Committees.