The United States Government Manual 2011 (Google eBook)

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Office of the Federal Register (U.S.)
Government Printing Office, Aug 22, 2011 - Political Science - 612 pages
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Known as the Official handbook of the Federal Government. This annual resource provides comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches, as well as quasi-official agencies, international organizations in which the United States participates, boards, commissions, and committees. Each agency's description consists of a list of principal officials; a summary statement of the agency's purpose and role in the Federal Government; a brief history of the agency, including its legislative or executive authority; and a description of consumer activities, contracts and grants, employment, and publications.

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration
National Archives and Records Administration
National Capital Planning Commission
National Credit Union Administration
National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities
National Labor Relations Board
National Mediation Board
National Railroad Passenger Corporation AMTRAK

Government Printing Office
Library of Congress
Congressional Budget Office
Judicial Branch
Judicial Branch
Executive Branch
The President
Department of the Army
Department of the Navy
Defense Agencies
Joint Service Schools
Department of Education
Department of Energy
Department of Health and Human Services
Department of Homeland Security
Department of Housing and Urban Development
Department of the Interior
Department of Justice
Department of Labor
Department of State
Department of Transportation
Department of the Treasury
Department of Veterans Affairs
Independent Agencies and Government Corporations
Federal Reserve System
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board
Federal Trade Commission
General Services Administration
InterAmerican Foundation
National Science Foundation
National Transporation Safety Board
Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission
Office of the Director of National Intelligence
Office of Government Ethics
Office of Personnel Management
Office of Special Counsel
Overseas Private Investment Corporation
Peace Corps
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
Postal Regulatory Commission
Railroad Retirement Board
Securities and Exchange Commission
Selective Service System
Small Business Administration
Social Security Administration
Tennessee Valley Authority
Trade and Development Agency
United States Agency for International Development
United States Commission on Civil Rights
United States International Trade Commission
United States Postal Service
Boards Commissions and Committees
QuasiOfficial Agencies
International Organizations
Other International Organizations
Selected Bilateral Organizations
Commonly Used Agency Acronyms
History of Agency Organizational Changes

Common terms and phrases

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