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Apr 27, 2010Aaron Smith
The internet gives citizens new paths to government services and information.
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Federal, state, and local governments have made major efforts to provide information and services online. This also coincides with the increasingly important role of the internet in politics.
Sep 1, 2001
This survey contains re-contact data of individuals who go online for information from state, local and federal government web sites. It was used in the report "The Rise of the E-citizen"
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May 27, 2001
While private-sector dot-coms are staggering under a market slowdown, online sales at the federal government’s Web sites are thriving. In the past year, federal government agencies sold more than $3.6 billion in products and property via the Internet...
May 8, 2001Lee Rainie
At the most fundamental level, Americans would like the presumption of privacy when they are online, and they would like to be in control of when pieces of their identity are given out.
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by Sonya Colberg, The Daily Oklahoman
Apr 3, 2001
People are worried that the Internet age has generated a group of dangerous entrepreneurs and opportunists, according to a study released Monday.
More in: Safety, Government, Email
By Robert MacMillan, Newsbytes
Results from the new Pew Internet & American Life Project study on how Americans feel about federal government e-mail surveillance show a remarkable, though not necessarily surprising juxtaposition: Americans want the FBI to be able to tap e-mail mes...
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The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trusts.
The Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project is one of seven projects that make up the Pew Research Center. The Center is supported by The Pew Charitable Trust.