• Steve Ballmer: How Data Can Help Americans Vote in the Midterms

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Americans are hurtling toward a midterm election, consequential by any measure, and craving facts to inform their vote. But USAFacts' polling reveals that Americans are frustrated by what we see as an inability to trust the vast amounts of information we receive. We are starving at a feast of untrusted information.
    Three years ago, I set out with a small team of employees and economists to create a comprehensive database on how American tax dollars are raised and spent-and the impact government efforts are having. We created thousands of spreadsheets and a several-hundred-page PowerPoint...
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