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DATA Act Passes House, Awaits Obama's Signature

Data Accountability and Transparency Act would make it easier to find and understand federal spending data.

Rep. Issa speaks Monday in support of the DATA Act. (Image: House Oversight Committee video on YouTube.)
Rep. Issa speaks Monday in support of the DATA Act.
(Image: House Oversight Committee video on YouTube.)

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4/29/2014 | 2:24:08 PM
Why we needed this
There's a helpful video explaining why we need the DATA Act, and therefore, why the passage of this landmark legislation is good news. You can check it out at:

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