Kundra's Exit and Death of Open Government

Wadhwa, Vivek
July 2011
India -- West;7/8/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 33, pA8
The article reports on the resignation of Vivek Kundra as the chief information officer (CIO) of the U.S. and the end of his Open Government Initiative. It states that Kundra has acknowledged his worries on the funding of the program but he believes that the program would still progress. It adds that the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama has agreed to reduce the funding for the initiative from 35 million dollars to 8 million dollars.


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