Today is mostly data entry, building up data structures, and re-estimated the cost to implement the non-money making portions of Citizen Intelligence downward. That makes it a good day. About a fourth of data.gov sites seem to have APIs so far but no doubt that’s going to rise as time goes on. It’s all thanks to President Obama’s Open Government Initiative. Hats off on this one because over the next decade or so we’re likely going to be able to settle a number of policy arguments that the left and right have been going back and forth on for decades about.

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