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      How data guides decisions inside the U.S. Treasury

      In May, big data efforts across government picked up steam. That's when President Obama signed an executive order. It makes open and machine-readable information the new federal standard.

      Nani Coloretti, assistant secretary for management at the U.S. Treasury Department, explained how her agency uses data to guide decisions.