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Elections, retirements bring in new state CIOs in 2015


In a tumultuous year for state information technology, more than 20 states welcomed new CIOs due to changes from elections, retirements or resignations.

Pennsylvania CIO Tony Encinias steps down


John McMillan is slated to lead Pennsylvania's CIO office after Tony Encinias stepped down following election of Democrat Gov. Tom Wolf.

Pennsylvania problems: Corbett numbers signal trouble


Thirty-six governorships across the United States are up for reelection this cycle, but Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett is the most vulnerable incumbent of them all. According to the Washington Post, Corbett, a Republican who was first elected in 2010, is the most vulnerable governor in the country as his approval ratings are at 36 percent, according to a February Quinnipiac University poll.

Pennsylvania honors government efficiency at first innovation expo


Pennsylvania hosted its first Innovation Expo Wednesday that highlighted projects undertaken by more than 20 state agencies to reduce spending, eliminate waste and improve service.

Visualization: U.S. state governors and their salaries


The Council of State Governments, part of the Pew Charitable Trusts, has published a new data visualization looking at the salaries of state governors.