Departments & Agencies (Alphabetical & Bottom-Up Hierarchy)

Administration for Children and Families (ACF)

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The ACF funds state, territory, local, and tribal organizations to provide family assistance (welfare), child support, child care, Head Start, child welfare, and other programs relating to children and families.

Administration for Native Americans

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Administration on Developmental Disabilities

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Office of Refugee Resettlement

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

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Administration for Native Americans

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The Administration for Native Americans promotes self-sufficiency and cultural preservation for Native Americans by providing social and economic development opportunities through financial assistance, training, and technical assistance.
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Administration for Children and Families (ACF)

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Administration on Aging (AoA)

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The Administration on Aging is the Federal focal point and advocate agency for older persons and their concerns. In this role, the Administration on Aging works to heighten awareness among other Federal agencies, organizations, groups, and the public about the valuable contributions that older Americans make to the nation. The Administration also alerts others to the needs of vulnerable older people. Through information, referral and outreach efforts at the community level, the Administration seeks to educate older people and their caregivers about the benefits and services available to help them.
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

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Administration on Developmental Disabilities

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The Administration on Developmental Disabilities ensures that individuals with developmental disabilities and their families have access to community services, individualized supports, and other forms of assistance that promote self-determination, independence, productivity, integration and inclusion in all facets of community life.
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Administration for Children and Families (ACF)

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Administrative Conference of the United States

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The Administrative Conference of the United States is an independent federal agency dedicated to improving federal agency administrative processes and procedures.
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Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts

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The Administrative Office of the United States Courts handles the nonjudicial, administrative business of the United States Courts such as maintaining statistics and managing Court budgets.
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Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

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The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation encourages the preservation of historic properties across the nation.
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Contact: Contact

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African Development Foundation

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The African Development Foundation provides grants to community groups and small enterprises that benefit under-served and marginalized groups in Africa.
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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

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The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality supports research to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans.
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

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Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

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The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry responds to, and protects people from harmful chemical exposures.
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

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Agricultural Marketing Service

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The Agricultural Marketing Service supports the fair marketing of U.S. agricultural products.
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Marketing and Regulatory Programs (Agriculture Department)

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Agricultural Research Service

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The Agricultural Research Service works to find solutions to agricultural problems.
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U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

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AIDS.gov

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AIDS.gov works to increase HIV testing and care among people at-risk for living with HIV.
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

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AIDsinfo

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AIDSinfo offers the latest federally approved information on HIV/AIDS clinical research, treatment and prevention, and medical practice guidelines for people living with HIV/AIDS, their families and friends, health care providers, scientists, and researchers.
AIDsinfo ::: characteristics

Contact: Contact

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Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau

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The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau collects taxes and enforces regulations on alcohol, tobacco, firearms, and ammunition.
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U.S. Department of the Treasury

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American Battle Monuments Commission

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The American Battle Monuments Commission manages 24 overseas military cemeteries, and 25 memorials, monuments, and markers. Nearly all the cemeteries and memorials honor those who served in World War I or World War II.
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Contact: Contact

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American Citizens Services and Crisis Management

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The Office of American Citizens Services and Crisis Management issues travel warnings, travel alerts and country specific information to inform Americans traveling abroad.
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Department of State (DOS)

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Americans with Disabilities Act Information Line

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This service permits businesses, state and local governments, or others to call and ask questions about general or specific ADA requirements including questions about the ADA Standards for Accessible Design.
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Contact: Contact

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AmeriCorps

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AmeriCorps offers opportunities for adults of all ages and backgrounds to serve through a network of partnerships with local and national nonprofit groups.
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Corporation for National and Community Service

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Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

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The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service protects and promotes U.S. agricultural health, regulates genetically engineered organisms, administers the Animal Welfare Act, and manages wildlife damage.
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Marketing and Regulatory Programs (Agriculture Department)

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Antitrust Division

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The Antitrust Division promotes economic competition through enforcing and providing guidance on antitrust laws and principles.
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Department of Justice (DOJ)

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Appalachian Regional Commission

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The Appalachian Regional Commission works for sustainable community and economic development in Appalachia.
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Architect of the Capitol

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The Architect of the Capitol manages and maintains the U.S. Capitol, the Capitol Visitor Center, the Senate Office Buildings, the House Office Buildings, the Supreme Court Building, the Library of Congress, the U.S. Botanic Garden, and the Capitol Grounds

U.S. Botanic Garden

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U.S. Capitol Visitor Center

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U.S. Senate

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Armed Forces Retirement Home

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The Gulfport and Washington campuses of the Armed Forces Retirement Home are retirement centers for veterans of the U.S. military.
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Arms Control and International Security

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The Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security serves as Senior Adviser to the President and the Secretary of State for Arms Control, Nonproliferation, and Disarmament.
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Department of State (DOS)

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Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Interagency Coordinating Committee

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The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases supports research into the causes, treatment, and prevention of arthritis, musculoskeletal, and skin diseases.
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National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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Bankruptcy Courts

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Each of the 94 federal judicial districts handles bankruptcy matters, and in almost all districts, bankruptcy cases are filed in the bankruptcy court. Bankruptcy laws help people who can no longer pay their creditors get a fresh start by liquidating their assets to pay their debts, or by creating a repayment plan.
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Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program

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The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program awards scholarships to college students who intend to pursue careers in science, mathematics, and engineering.
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Bonneville Power Administration

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The Bonneville Power Administration creates and delivers a reliable power supply to the Pacific Northwest.
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Power Administrations

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Broadcasting Board of Governors

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors broadcasts news and information about the United States and the world to audiences abroad.

Radio Free Asia (RFA)

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Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL)

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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives

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The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives enforces federal criminal laws regulating the firearms and explosives industries.
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Department of Justice (DOJ)

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Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

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U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services oversees immigration to the United States.
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Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)

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The Bureau of Economic Analysis produces economic accounts statistics that enable government and business decision–makers, researchers, and the American public to follow and understand the performance of the Nation's economy.
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U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC)

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Bureau of Engraving and Printing

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The Bureau of Engraving and Printing produces United States currency notes, operates as the nation's central bank, and serves to ensure that adequate amounts of currency and coin are in circulation.
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U.S. Department of the Treasury

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Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)

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The Bureau of Indian Affairs' mission is to enhance the quality of life, to promote economic opportunity, and to carry out the responsibility to protect and improve the trust assets of American Indians, Indian tribes and Alaska Natives.
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Indian Affairs

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Bureau of Industry and Security

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The Bureau of Industry and Security promotes the Nation's economic development and technological advancement by ensuring an effective export control and treaty compliance system.
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U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC)

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Bureau of International Labor Affairs

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The Bureau of International Labor Affairs works to improve working conditions, raise living standards, protect workers' ability to exercise their rights, and address the workplace exploitation of children and other vulnerable populations.
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Department of Labor (DOL)

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Bureau of Justice Statistics

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The Bureau Of Justice Statistics publishes information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems.
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Office of Justice Programs

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Bureau of Labor Statistics

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics measures labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy.
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Department of Labor (DOL)

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Bureau of Land Management (BLM)

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The Bureau of Land Management manages outdoor recreation, livestock grazing, mineral development, and energy production on public lands.
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Department of the Interior (DOI)

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Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

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The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management promotes energy independence, environmental protection, and economic development by managing offshore energy resources.
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Department of the Interior (DOI)

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Bureau of Prisons

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The Bureau of Prisons manages federal prisons, and community-based facilities that provide work and opportunities to assist offenders.

National Institute of Corrections

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Department of Justice (DOJ)

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Bureau of Reclamation

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The Bureau of Reclamation is a provider of wholesale water, and hydroelectric power in the U.S.
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Department of the Interior (DOI)

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Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement

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The Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement provides oversight and enforcement to promote safety, protect the environment, and conserve offshore resources.
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Department of the Interior (DOI)

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Bureau of the Census

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The U.S. Census Bureau provides data about the nation's people and economy.
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U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC)

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Bureau of the Fiscal Service

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The Bureau of the Fiscal Service manages all federal payments and collections, and provides government-wide accounting and reporting services. You can contact them to buy bonds or to check on the maturity of bonds you own.
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U.S. Department of the Treasury

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Bureau of the Public Debt

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This agency borrows moneys to make sure that the federal government continues to operate. You can contact them to purchase bonds or to check on the maturity of bonds you have already purchased.
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U.S. Department of the Treasury

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Bureau of Transportation Statistics

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The Bureau of Transportation Statistics collects and publishes comprehensive transportation statistics.
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Department of Transportation (DOT)

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CDC National STD Hotline

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

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Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

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The Center provides services to consumers and industry groups about food and cosmetics. They perform scientific analysis, develop policy, and handle critical issues related to food and cosmetics.
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

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Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP)

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The USDA Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP) works to improve the health and well-being of Americans by developing and promoting dietary guidance that links scientific research to the nutrition needs of consumers.
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U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

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CDC collaborates to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

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National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

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Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

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The Medicare Service Center answers your questions about Medicare topics, manages your orders of Medicare publications, provides detailed information about the Medicare managed care plans in your area, shares Medicare health plan quality and customer satisfaction information. Contact the Center to obtain the phone number to your state Medicaid office.
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

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Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)

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The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is an independent US Government agency responsible for providing national security intelligence to senior US policymakers.
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Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board

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The Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board investigates industrial chemical accidents.
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Chief Acquisition Officers Council

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The Chief Acquisition Officers Council works to monitor and improve the federal acquisition system.
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Chief Financial Officers Council

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The Chief Financial Officers Council works to improve financial management in the U.S. government.
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Chief Human Capital Officers Council

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The Chief Human Capital Officers Council works to modernize human resources systems, improve the quality of human resources information, and advises on legislation affecting human resources operations.
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Chief Information Officers Council

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The CIO Council is the principal interagency forum on Federal agency practices for information technology management.
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Child Welfare Information Gateway

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Child Welfare Information Gateway connects child welfare and related professionals to comprehensive information and resources to help protect children and strengthen families.
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

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Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee

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The Citizens' Stamp Advisory Committee evaluates all stamp proposals. The Committee's primary goal is to select subjects of broad national interest for recommendation to the Postmaster General that are both interesting and educational.
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Commission on Civil Rights

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The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights is an independent, bipartisan agency charged with monitoring federal civil rights enforcement.
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Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Helsinki Commission)

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The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe monitors and encourages compliance with the Helsinki Final Act and other Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe commitments.
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Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements

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The Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements is responsible for matters affecting textile trade policy, and for supervising the implementation of all textile trade agreements.
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U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC)

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Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States

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The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States reviews transactions that could result in control of a U.S. business by a foreign person.
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Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS)

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The Office of Community Oriented Policing Services advances the practice of community policing through sharing information and making grants to police departments in the United States.
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Department of Justice (DOJ)

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Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US CERT)

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The Computer Emergency Readiness Team works to improve the nation's cybersecurity posture, coordinates cyber information sharing, and manages cyber risks to the nation.
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Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

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Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

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The Congressional Budget Office produces independent, nonpartisan, analysis of economic and budgetary issues to support the Congressional budget process.
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U.S. Senate

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Congressional Research Service

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The Congressional Research Service serves the Congress throughout the legislative process by providing comprehensive and reliable legislative research and analysis that are timely, objective, authoritative, and confidential, thereby contributing to an informed national legislature.
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Library of Congress

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Consumer Center

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FCC accepts public inquiries, informal complaints, and questions regarding cable, radio, satellite, telephone, television and wireless services.
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Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ensures that financial products and services work for consumers. The Bureau helps consumers by providing educational materials and accepts complaints. They supervise banks, lenders, as well as large non bank entities, such as credit reporting agencies and debt collection companies. the Bureau also works to make credit card, mortgage, and other loan disclosures clearer so consumers can understand their rights and responsibilities.

Office of Servicemember Affairs

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Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)

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The CPSC protects the public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from thousands of types of consumer products under its jurisdiction, including products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical, or mechanical hazard or can injure children.
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Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

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An indepentdent federal body, the Coordinating Council on Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention coordinates, studies the effectiveness of, and makes recommendations on juvenile crime prevention activities.
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Copyright Office

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The Copyright Office administers the national copyright system and provides advice on copyright law to congress, federal agencies, the courts and the public.
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Library of Congress

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Corporation for National and Community Service

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The Corporation for National and Community Service encourages and provides community service opportunities, including AmeriCorps and Senior Corps.

AmeriCorps

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Council of Economic Advisers

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The Council of Economic Advisers provides the president objective advice in the formulation of domestic and international economic policy.
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White House

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Council on Environmental Quality

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The Counicl on Environmental Quality coordinates federal environmental activities, and assists in the development of environmental policy across the executive branch.
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White House

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Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces

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The Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces is an appeals court with worldwide jurisdiction for anyone subject to the Uniform Code of Military Justice.
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Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

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With a national jurisdiction, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit hears appeals on patent and certain civil cases from courts such as the U.S. Court of International Trade and the Court of Federal Claims, among others. The Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit may also review the administrative rulings of the Patent and Trademark Office, the Secretary of Commerce and other agencies.
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Court of Federal Claims

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The U.S. Court of Federal Claims has jurisdiction over claims seeking money judgments against the United States. Appeals are to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
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Court of International Trade

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The United States Court of International Trade resolves trade disputes by interpreting and applying customs and international trade laws.
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Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency for the District of Columbia

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The Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency provides supervision of adults on parole, probation, and supervised release in the District of Columbia.
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Customer Contact Center

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The PBGC protects the retirement incomes of workers in private sector defined pension benefit plans. When you call, it helps to have your social security number and your plans name or number.
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Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)

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Defense Acquisition University

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The Defense Acuisition University provides ongoing technology, logistics and acquisitions training to military personnel.
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Department of Defense

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Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

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The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency serves as the central research and development organization of the Department of Defense.
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Department of Defense

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Defense Commissary Agency

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The Defense Commissary Agency provides a worldwide netowrk of commissaries that sell groceries and household supplies at low cost to members of the Armed Services.
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Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA)

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The Defense Contract Audit Agency provides all contract audit services for the Department of Defense. This agency also provides accounting and financial advice to all Department of Defense components involved in procurement and contract administration.
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Defense Contract Management Agency

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The Defense Contract Management Agency is responsible for contract management for the Department of Defense, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and several other federal, state, foreign and international goverments and agencies. Its goal is to ensure contracts are fulfilled on time and at the correct cost.
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Defense Field Activities

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Defense Finance and Accounting Services (DFAS)

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The Defense Finance and Accounting Services oversees payments to Department of Defense servicemembers, employees, vendors and contractors. The Defense Finance and Accounting Services also provides Department of Defense decision makers with business intelligence, finance and accounting information.
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Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)

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The Defense Information Systems Agency provides a global infrastructure for information sharing and communication across the Department of Defense, from the President on down.
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Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)

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The Defense Intelligence Agency provides defense intelligence to "provide a decision advantage to warfighters, planners, and policy makers."

National Intelligence University

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Defense Legal Services Agency

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The Defense Legal Services Agency, under the leadership of the Department of Defense's General Counsel, provides legal advice and services to various components of the Department of Defense. It also administers programs governing military satndards of conduct.
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Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)

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The Defense Logistics Agency provides logistical, acquisition, and technical support for the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and other federal agencies and allies.
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Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board

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The Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board reviews the content and implementation of health and safety standards at Department of Energy Defense Nuclear Facilities. The board also makes recommendations to the President and Secretary of Energy regarding health and safety issues at Defense Nuclear Facilities.
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Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA)

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The Defense Security Cooperation Agency works to improve the security capabilities of the United States' international allies and partners. As a part of that goal, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency also provides humanitarian aid during crises.
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Defense Security Service (DSS)

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The Defense Security Service provides security for the Department of Defense and a number of other federal agencies. This includes providing industrial security oversight and assistance for contractor facilities.
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Defense Technical Information Center

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The Defense Technical Information Center serves the Department of Defense as a repository of government funded scientific, technical, engineering and business related inormation.
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Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)

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The Defense Threat Reduction Agency is a combat support agency whose goal is to reduce the threat posed by weapons of mass destruction.
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Delaware River Basin Commission

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In 1961, the federal government and the governments of Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York, entered into an agreement that created the Delaware River Basin Commission. The Commission has the independent legal authority to oversee and manage the Delaware River Basin.
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Denali Commission

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The Denali Commission is an independent federal agency designed to provide critical utilities, infrastructure, and economic support throughout Alaska.
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Department of Defense

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The Department of Defense provides the military forces needed to deter war, and to protect the security of the United States.

Defense Acquisition University

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Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

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Defense Commissary Agency

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Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA)

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Defense Contract Management Agency

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Defense Finance and Accounting Services (DFAS)

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Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)

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Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)

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Defense Legal Services Agency

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Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)

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Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA)

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Defense Security Service (DSS)

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Defense Technical Information Center

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Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)

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Economic Adjustment Office

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Federal Voting Assistance Program

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Joint Chiefs of Staff

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Military Postal Service Agency

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Missile Defense Agency (MDA)

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National Defense University

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National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

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National Security Agency (NSA)

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Navy

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Pentagon Force Protection Agency

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Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office

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TRICARE Management

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U.S. Air Force

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U.S. Army

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U.S. Fleet Forces Command

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U.S. Military Academy, West Point

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Unified Combatant Commands (Defense Department)

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Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

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Washington Headquarters Services

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Department of Education (ED)

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The mission of the Department of Education is to foster educational excellence and to ensure equal access to educational opportunity for all.

English Language Acquisition Office

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Innovation and Improvement Office

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Institute of Education Sciences

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Office for Civil Rights, Department of Education

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Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE)

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Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE)

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Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)

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Office of Vocational and Adult Education (OVAE)

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The Education Publications Center (EDPUBS)

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White House Commission on Presidential Scholars

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Department of Energy (DOE)

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The Department of Energy manages the United States' nuclear infrastructure and administers the country's energy policy. The Department of Energy also funds scientific research in the field.

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)

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Energy Information Administration

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Environmental Management (Energy Department)

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Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

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Fossil Energy

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National Laboratories (Energy Department)

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National Nuclear Security Administration

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Nuclear Energy, Science and Technology

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Power Administrations

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Public Affairs

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Science Office (Energy Department)

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Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

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Formed in 2002 from the combination of 22 departments and agencies, the Department of Homeland Security works to improve the security of the United States. The Department's work includes customs, border, and immigration enforcement; emergency response to natural and manmade disasters; antiterrorism work; and cybersecurity.

Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US CERT)

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Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

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Federal Law Enforcement Training Center

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Federal Protective Service

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FEMA Disaster Assistance

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Secret Service

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Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

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U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

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U.S. Coast Guard

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection

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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

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Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

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The Department of Housing and Urban Development administers programs that provide housing and community development assistance. The Department also works to ensure fair and equal housing opportunity for all.

Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO)

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Government National Mortgage Association

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Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control Office

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Housing Office (HUD)

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Multifamily Housing Office

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Office of Community Planning and Development

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Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity

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Office of RESPA and Interstate Land Sales

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Policy Development and Research (HUD)

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Public and Indian Housing

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Department of Justice (DOJ)

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The Department of Justice works to enforce federal law, to seek just punishment for the guilty, and to ensure the fair and impartial administration of justice.

Antitrust Division

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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives

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Bureau of Prisons

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Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS)

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Drug Enforcement Administration

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Executive Office for Immigration Review

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Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

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Marshals Service

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National Drug Intelligence Center

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Office of Justice Programs

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Office of the Pardon Attorney

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Parole Commission (Justice Department)

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U.S. National Central Bureau - Interpol (Justice Department)

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U.S. Trustee Program

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Department of Labor (DOL)

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The Department of Labor administers a variety of federal labor laws to guarantee workers' rights to fair, safe, and healthy working conditions, including minimum hourly wage and overtime pay, protection against employment discrimination, and unemployment insurance.

Bureau of International Labor Affairs

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Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA)

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Employment and Training Administration

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Job Corps

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Mine Safety and Health Administration

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National Contact Center

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Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

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Office of Disability Employment Policy

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Veterans Employment and Training Service (VETS)

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Veterans' Employment and Training Service

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Women's Bureau (Labor Department)

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Department of State (DOS)

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The Department of State advises the President and leads the nation in foreign policy issues. The State Department negotiates treaties and agreements with foreign entities, and represents the United States at the United Nations.

American Citizens Services and Crisis Management

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Arms Control and International Security

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National Passport Information Center (NPIC)

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U.S. Mission to the United Nations

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Visa Services

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Department of the Interior (DOI)

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The Department of the Interior manages public lands and minerals, national parks, and wildlife refuges and upholds Federal trust responsibilities to Indian tribes and Native Alaskans. Additionally, Interior is responsible for endangered species conservation and other environmental conservation efforts.

Bureau of Land Management (BLM)

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Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

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Bureau of Reclamation

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Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement

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Federal Consulting Group

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Fish and Wildlife Service

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Indian Affairs

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Indian Arts and Crafts Board

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National Park Service

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National Park Service (NPS)

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Office of Natural Resources Revenue

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Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement

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U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

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Department of Transportation (DOT)

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The Department of Transportation is responsible for planning and coordinating federal transportation projects. It also sets safety regulations for all major modes of transportation.

Bureau of Transportation Statistics

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Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

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Federal Highway Administration

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Federal Railroad Administration

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Federal Transit Administration

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Maritime Administration

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National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

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