Report May. 20, 2015

Americans’ Attitudes About Privacy, Security and Surveillance

Many Americans want control over their personal information and freedom from observation during the activities of their daily lives, but they are not confident that the government agencies or businesses that collect data about them can keep that information private and secure.

Report Apr. 21, 2015

Americans’ Views on Open Government Data

Many hope that more transparency and data sharing will help journalists, make officials more accountable and improve decisions. But very few think agencies are doing a great job of providing useful data.

Commentary May. 18, 2010

Explaining racial differences in attitudes towards government use of social media

How do we explain the disparity between African-Americans’ and Hispanics’ views of the importance of government social media versus whites?

Report Apr. 27, 2010

Government Online

The internet gives citizens new paths to government services and information.