Thanks to recent revenue increases, some states are unfreezing public workers’ pay for the first time since before the recession. But looking at pay levels rather than total compensation hides a great deal of the story.
The wealthy Virginia county outside Washington, D.C., has been free of the nasty political environment home to its neighbors – until now. Causing the controversy is a proposed streetcar, which nearly a dozen cities are building.
Today, more and more government agencies are adopting analytics to drive change and innovation to achieve results-based government. Business intelligence capabilities such as scorecards, dashboards and reporting, and predictive analytics are being used to measure program performance and deliver citizen services and meet the goals of government.