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is there an open API for healthcare's medicaid / CHIP eligibility?

I'd like to make a healthcare website that would help customers find their healthcare plans easily. How can I check if the user is eligible for medicaid, or CHIP or medicare? I know how to get the ...
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dataset on emergency response

Is there any open dataset on emergency response from the government agencies? Such as 911 or fire emergency. Ideally, the columns would be emergency type, response time, geographic information of the ...
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Expamples of municipal decisions register published as open data

can anybody give me any examples of municipal decisions register (eg. planned road closures, approval of private use of public spaces, sanctions issued to citizens for not obeying municipal ...
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Is there an open standard for the CAFR (Comprehensive Annual Finance Report)?

I would like to push my local government to provide the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) as an open data source. I was wondering if we could go one step further by providing it in a ...
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Need Resource suggestions about Indicators and Signs in Governmental Open data

I am studying for my master’s degree in Interaction Design domain. For my upcoming Capstone project, can someone please direct me to good resources that talks about governmental open data at community ...
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Government procurement bids

The US federal government publishes contracts on USASpending.gov and RFPs on FBO.gov. Contracts contain extensive description of the vendor. But I haven't find the similarly detailed data on RFP ...
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Implications of “For official use only”

Certain US government websites (fpds.gov, sam.gov, among others) have a footer saying something along the lines This is a U.S. General Services Administration Federal Government computer system ...
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Nation Builder Voter Database Leak

Does anyone know if the data leaked from Nation Builder (http://www.databreaches.net/191-million-voters-personal-info-exposed-by-misconfigured-database/) this past December is available anywhere? I ...
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Texas Parcel Data

Currently, I download any parcel data that I need from the specific county appraisal district for the area that I am working on, or the regional council of governments. The issue is that we spend a ...
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Comparison between “data.gov.in” and “data.gov”

How does https://data.gov.in/ compare against https://www.data.gov/ in terms useful APIs of offered for external developers, researchers, citizens?
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US Senate/Congress Contact Info API

Is there an API to get the email addresses or other contact info of US senators and representatives by postal code? Or, is there some way of getting the email addresses of all US senators and ...
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Historical flight path data

Im looking for open data on historical US flight paths. I know the FAA has a real-time data stream that gives the flight, latitude, longitude, and altitude of planes. I want this data for the past 10 ...
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Class Action Lawsuit data

Is there a government database of class action lawsuit settlements with open claims? If not, where do sites like Top class actions get their info?
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How can I find a list of private companies that use governement open data in Canada?

How can I find a list of Canadian private companies that use Canadian government open data?
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Federal, state, and county prisons & jails

Looking for a list of all city, state, and federal related prisons & jails in the united states. Looking for the list to include the name of facility, type, and address. Can anyone point me ...
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What you look for in a codebook

I'm putting together a few codebooks/data dictionaries for our transparency portal, http://ledger.illinoiscomptroller.gov. In doing so I have been reviewing some examples to get an idea of what civic ...
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BLS Consumer Expenditure Survey at MSA level

I'm trying to get annual data on purchases of televisions at the MSA or city level. I looked at BLS Consumer Expenditure Survey, but it looks like the MSA-level data is aggregated into coarse ...
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Government standards, guidelines, and practices for collecting data

By standards, guidelines, and practices for collecting data I mean the rules that facilitate: Practical value: Collecting data with a specific goal in mind Data integrity: Minimizing omissions and ...
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Inconsistent UCC usage in Consumer Expenditure Survey

This question perhaps does not belong here. If you do know where it belongs, please let me know and I will delete the question. Data: Consumer Expenditure Survey from the BLS (PUMD) Files used: ...
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Is there a Glossary of Terms for the Federal Elections Commission API?

Maybe I missed it on the FEC API site (https://api.open.fec.gov/developers/) but does anyone know if there's a glossary which defines all of the elements in the models? For example, if you scroll down ...
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Text of US Presidents' inaugural addresses

I'm trying to reproduce some text analyses of Presidential inaugural addresses, such as was done by this New York Times interactive display, and I'm looking for a good source for the texts. I've ...
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National Flood Insurance Data

I'm looking for any data on the National Flood Insurance Program. I've already found a bit but I'm curious if I'm missing anything. Here's what I have: FEMA Flood Risk Rate Maps- https://catalog.data....
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Subnational data on corruption

Any sub-national data on corruption (any form)? Interested in any nation, but primary interest in Central and South America.
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Funding data for US Department of Education CSV format

I am looking for data about the funding from the Department of Education, Energy and Defense. The data I want is the fund/award number, the PI, Co-PI (if any) and the award amount along with the year ...
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Where is the block assignment file linking 2010 Census data with 113th congressional districts?

The block assignment files from the US Census are very nice. Unfortunately, they appear to tell you which census blocks make up each district in the 112th congress. This makes some sense, since this ...
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College Scorecard full data base

The Obama administration recently release College Scorecard Data with detailed information on college cost and earning after graduation. Does anybody know if the full data set is available for ...
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Reporting Poorly Secured Non-Public Use Federally Funded Data

I work for a non-profit and recently I applied for access to non-publicly available data. My concern is that this data is not very well protected, as it potentially contains personally identifiable ...
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Dataset of Business Schools in the US

Is is there a dataset of all the business schools in the US, with total undergrad enrollment in the Business School, Dean (and Associate Dean's) name and email address, and if there is an online ...
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What offices/divisions of U.S. federal agencies and bureaus can do site inspections at private companies?

Hoping that someone somewhere collated this stuff already - is there any single dataset that lists all federal offices that can do compliance on-site inspections of any kind? The Federal Register is ...
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List of German local politicians

I am looking for a dataset/list of all mayors of German municipalities. In particular I am interested in smaller municipalities (<10'000 inhabitants). I care most about the following data Age ...
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Trying to extrapolate patient costs by physician from public Medicare pricing data

I am working on a web application that maps healthcare expenses by providers in a geographic area. Our prototype was previously using mocked data, and I am now trying to replace it with real data from ...
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Freshness of Unemployment Data

Since unemployment data is based off of surveys, I assume the announced data reflects some period in the past. I cannot find information on the "currency metric" of unemployment data. Does anyone ...
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Open data version of the Foreign Assistance Program Inventory?

http://www.usaid.gov/sites/default/files/documents/1868/ForeignAssistanceProgramInventory2013.pdf You wouldn’t know where I can find an open data version of the pdf (above)? With descriptions of “...
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What's a good file format for presidencies of countries? [closed]

I want to build a file with all the data of the different presidents of a country. Is there a defined JSON format to represent this data? For example: { name: "President A", Assumed: '01-01-...
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What product is the Australian government Meteor made using?

METeOR is Australia’s repository for national metadata standards for health, housing and community services statistics and information. - http://meteor.aihw.gov.au/ If I want to build a open data ...
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where in the uk may i find a register or map of properties and their energy use

I am looking for a register of the energy use of buildings in the uk with granularity down to individual building. Is this publicly available? I recall that this information is collected when ...
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Is the web performance of U.S. government websites open data?

What open data is available about the number of visitors, type of browsers, etc. of U.S. Federal websites? Is there both historical and real-time web analytics data available to the public?
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Are there good examples of open read-write APIs in Federal government?

Most of the APIs publicly available from U.S. federal agencies are read-only APIs of Open Data -- are there example of read-write APIs?
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H-1 (Work visa) data by year by state

I am doing a research paper about how immigration impact GDP, and I would like to know where can I found data about: H-1 (Work visa) who is coming to U.S because work, and which state he/she enter. ...
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successful open data advocacy website

I'm part of a local advocacy group working on getting local government to open up more data and adopt open data policies. We're also trying to raise awareness about the role open data plays in our ...
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FTC list of telemarketer phone numbers that have received complaints

Is the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) list of telemarketer phone numbers that have received complaints available? Supposedly Nomorobo has access to it, but I believe that is as a result of having won ...
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Historical OFAC SDN lists

I am looking for historical versions of the OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list - more details about the list can be found here: http://www.treasury.gov/resource-center/sanctions/SDN-List/...
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Construction project data

I'm working on a project where I'd like to compare rates of construction job postings with known construction projects in an area. Is there a database of known construction projects in any given ...
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Where can i find the surface area and the number of premises for all UK districts?

I am looking for the surface area, and the number of premises for each UK district. The districts should be listed with their ONS codes. Rationale: I am trying to process and aggregate Ofcom data ...
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DOL Wage and Hour data: Counting backwages under Fair Labor Standards Act

I have a question about the Wage and Hour Compliance Action Data of the Department of Labor's Wage and Hour division: http://prd-enforce-xfr-02.dol.gov/data_catalog/WHD/whd_whisard_20141105.csv.zip ...
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Which Governments publish their Ledgers and Accounts?

I am interested in collecting financial data of Governments to analyse the Revenue and Expenditure against their Budgets. Ex:- OpenReporting.com, OpenGov.com.. I have tried to find publicly available ...
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Is there any open data for Emergency Room waiting time?

I am a software engineering student who is thinking to build a Dashboard for ER waiting times. Potentially it could tell your whether a longer trip could still save you time. There's currently no way ...
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Coordinates of all embassies and consulates

I am an editor at Wikivoyage (world travel guide), and for each city we list all embassies and consulates available in that city. Our problem is that this information quickly becomes out-of-date. ...
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Return on investment in international development projects

The World Bank has ratings for its development projects. The dataset is comprehensive, but crucial details, like return on investment, are missing. What are other sources of data on projects in ...
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Educational attainment in the private and public sector

Where can I find the data on public employees' educational attainment, such as years of schooling or fraction of employees holding particular degrees? Preferably, compared to educational attainment in ...