Top 10 Open Government Websites
January 26, 2012 08:00 AM Federal agencies face White House orders to become more transparent. These websites expose new data sets, support public petitions, and reveal where taxpayer money goes.
Follow the Money
Some $840 billion will be spent under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. Recovery.gov provides taxpayers with tools to track where those funds are going, by agency, recipient, and geography. The site does more than provide information and resources; it can also be used to report fraud, waste, and abuse.