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The Problem with Dull Knives: What’s the Defense Department got to do with Code for America?

Jennifer Pahlka
Jun 6, 2018 · 9 min read

My personal take

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Photo courtesy of Janice Cullivan via Flickr. CC BY-ND 2.0 Also, this is not actually me, in case you were wondering.
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The Defense Innovation Board in 2016, after landing at Bagram Air Force Base in Afghanistan (I think). That’s me in the middle. I proudly participate in the DIB in my personal capacity, not as a representative of Code for America.

Code for America Blog

Writing and thinking about government that works for…

Jennifer Pahlka

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Committed to government that works for people. Advisor to USDR. Member of the Defense Innovation Board. Past: Code for America, USDS. Mom. Keeper of chickens.

Code for America Blog

Writing and thinking about government that works for people, by people, in the 21st century.

Jennifer Pahlka

Written by

Committed to government that works for people. Advisor to USDR. Member of the Defense Innovation Board. Past: Code for America, USDS. Mom. Keeper of chickens.

Code for America Blog

Writing and thinking about government that works for people, by people, in the 21st century.

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