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Government Information on the Web


Recently Released Documents of Interest

Health Care

Census 2010 -- News regarding Census data plus links to older data

Terrorism, War, 9/11:



  • Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-2005
  • "Plum Book" -- U. S.Government Policy & Supporting Positions Nov. 2008 list of civil service jobs in legislative and executive branches of the federal government that may be noncompetitive [appointed] positions
  • Unified Agenda (Semiannual Regulatory Agenda) From Federal Register, it summarizes the rules & proposed rules that each Federal agency expects to issue during the next 6 months.

Complete List of All Federal Executive Agencies

Agriculture || Commerce || Consumer Product Safety Commission || Defense || Education || Energy || EPA || Federal Communications Commission || Federal Emergency Assistance Agency || General Accounting Office || General Services Administration || Health and Human Services || Homeland Security || Housing and Urban Development || Interior || Justice || Labor || Patent & Trademark || Peace Corps || Mli>Popular Federal Sites || Postal Service || Securities and Exchange Commission || Small Business Administration || Social Security Administration || State || Transportation || Treasury || Veterans || Others

Kentucky || Other Kentucky Sites || Links to Federal Government Resources on the Web

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Consumer Product Safety Commission

Office of the President

Department of Agriculture

Department of Commerce

Department of Defense

Department of Education

Department of Energy

Department of Health and Human Services

Homeland Security (DHS)

Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Department of the Interior

Department of Justice

Department of Labor

Department of State

Department of Transporation

Department of the Treasury[

Department of Veterans Affairs

Environmental Protection Agency

Federal Communications Commission

Federal Election Commission

Government Accountability Office (formerly General Accounting Office)

Library of Congress

National Archives & Records Administration

Securities and Exchange Commission

Social Security Administration

U.S Agency for International Development

Created by Rosemary Meszaros, December 2, 1999; Rev. October 12, 2011

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 Last Modified 7/2/18