Data Science in Government

Advances of Data Science in the US Government

RECENT STRIDES IN THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT The federal government is no stranger to big data. In President Obama’s 2012 re-election campaign, a team of 54 statisticians, engineers, data scientists, analysts and organizers from all over…
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Data Science & The Election: Convergence

If you have an interest in data science, then you may have heard of Nate Silver. Comedian Jon Stewart once referred to him – quite seriously - as the “God of the Algorithm.” Statistics were a game changer for politics. Nate gained celebrity…