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President Obama on Making Open and Machine Readable the New Default for Government Information

President Obama on Making Open and Machine Readable the New Default for Government Information

Governance
The US President Barak Obama has made an Executive Order to  Make Open and Machine Readable the New Default for Government Information, the press release is below EXECUTIVE ORDER - - - - - - - MAKING OPEN AND MACHINE READABLE THE NEW DEFAULT FOR GOVERNMENT INFORMATION By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows: Section 1. General Principles. Openness in government strengthens our democracy, promotes the delivery of efficient and effective services to the public, and contributes to economic growth. As one vital benefit of open government, making information resources easy to find, accessible, and usable can fuel entrepreneurship, innovation, and scientific discovery that improves Americans' l