Transparency

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Acquiring State Administrative Data: Lessons from Home Visiting Program Evaluation

New report sheds light on the process and challenges of gaining access to state administrative data.

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FY 2016 Budget Request Proposes New Investments in Learning

The Administration’s fiscal year 2016 budget request proposes a historic investment in research and evaluation across ACF programs.

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ACF Programs Receive Boost from FY 2016 Budget

Obama Administration proposes increased funding for children’s services, domestic violence survivors and anti-trafficking programs.

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Show Me The Evidence

New book lauds ACF's Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation for playing a key role in evidence-based initiatives to improve social programs.

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Bringing H.E.A.R.T. to the Office of Family Assistance

This December, the Office of Family Assistance welcomed a new director, Nisha Patel.

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Tribal Home Visiting Grantees Submit Benchmarks Data for the First Time

New information being collected will provide quantifiable data on improvements of eligible families participating in the program.

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Getting the Most Out of Your FOIA Request, Part Three

Write a five-star FOIA request — final tips.

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Getting the Most Out of Your FOIA Request, Part Two

Save time getting your information.

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Getting the Most Out of Your FOIA Request, Part One

Understanding the path of a Freedom of Information Act request.

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Welcome to Sunshine Week!

The importance of transparency in government is highlighted this week.

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