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White House seeks tech-savvy 'innovation fellows'
White House seeks tech-savvy 'innovation fellows'

The White House is recruiting its fourth class of tech-savvy fellows to spend a year working on ways to improve government services. The next group of Presidential Innovation Fellows is to be presented with challenges such as improving access to education, improving business opportunities for entrepreneurs, preparing for the effects of climate change and improving health care. The idea behind the program, which was launched by President Barack Obama in 2012, is to use the expertise of people working outside government to help the government improve its programs. "These are folks with technical acumen but [who] also are looking for ways to hack policy and bureaucracy, and break...

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