Washington Information Directory: 2012-2013

Washington Information Directory: 2012-2013

By: CQ Press (author)Hardback

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Washington Information Directory is the essential one-stop source for information on U.S. governmental and nongovernmental agencies and organizations. It provides capsule descriptions that help users quickly and easily find the right person at the right organization. Washington Information Directory offers three easy ways to find information: by name, by organization, and through detailed subject indexes. More than just a directory, it also includes reference boxes and organization charts. With more than 10,000 listings, the 2012- 2013 edition of Washington Information Directory features contact information for: Congress and federal agencies Nongovernmental organizations Policy groups, foundations, and institutions Governors and other state officials U.S. ambassadors and foreign diplomats Washington Information Directory also features up-to-date contact information for the high-level advisory positions or "czar" appointed by President Obama that oversee: The auto industry Green energy Health-care Technology Stimulus accountability


Contents Reference Boxes and Organization Charts Preface How to Use This Directory 1 Agriculture, Food, and Nutrition Commodities, Farm Produce Farm Loans, Insurance, and Subsidies Food and Nutrition Livestock and Poultry 2 Business and Economics Consumer Protection Finance and Investments Industrial Production, Manufacturing Insurance Patents, Copyrights, and Trademarks Sales and Services Small and Disadvantaged Business 3 Communications and the Media Government Information Internet and Related Technologies Media Professions and Resources 4 Culture and Religion Arts and Humanities History and Preservation Philanthropy, Public Service, and Volunteerism Recreation and Sports Religion Travel and Tourism 5 Education Libraries and Educational Media Postsecondary Education Preschool, Elementary, Secondary Education Special Groups in Education Special Topics in Education 6 Employment and Labor Employment and Training Programs Equal Employment Opportunity Labor-Management Relations Pensions and Benefits Workplace Safety and Health 7 Energy Electricity Fossil Fuels Nuclear Energy Renewable Energies, Alternative Fuels 8 Environment and Natural Resources Animals and Plants Pollution and Toxins Resources Management 9 Government Operations Census, Population Data Civil Service Federal Contracts and Procurement Postal Service Public Administration State and Local Government 10 Health Health Professions Health Services for Special Groups Health Topics: Research and Advocacy Mental Health 11 Housing and Development Community and Regional Development Construction Fire Prevention and Control Housing Real Estate 12 International Affairs Immigration and Naturalization International Law and Agreements International Trade and Development Regional Affairs 13 Law and Justice Business and Tax Law Civil Rights Constitutional Law and Civil Liberties Criminal Law Law Enforcement Legal Professions and Resources Public Interest Law 14 Military Personnel and Veterans Defense Personnel Military Education and Training Military Grievances and Discipline Military History and Honors Reserves and National Guard Veterans 15 National and Homeland Security Arms Control, Disarmament, and Threat Reduction Borders, Customs, and Immigration Defense Trade and Technology Emergency Preparedness and Response Intelligence and Counterterrorism Military Installations Procurement, Acquisition, and Logistics 16 Science and Technology Biology and Life Sciences Engineering Environmental and Earth Sciences Mathematical, Computer, and Physical Sciences Social Sciences Space Sciences 17 Social Services and Disabilities Children and Families Disabilities Homelessness Social Security 18 Transportation Air Transportation Maritime Transportation Motor Vehicles Rail Transportation Transit Systems 19 U.S. Congress and Politics Access to Congressional Information Campaigns and Elections Capitol Caucuses: Organizations of Members Congress at Work Congressional Support Groups Political Advocacy Appendix: 112th Congress Political Party Organizations Delegations to the 112th Congress House Committees House Members' Offices Joint Committees of Congress Senate Committees Senate Members' Offices Appendix: Ready Reference Directory of Government Information on the Internet Governors and Other State Officials Foreign Embassies, U.S. Ambassadors, and Country Desk Offices Freedom of Information Act Privacy Legislation Name Index Organization Index Subject Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781452226446
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1000
  • ID: 9781452226446
  • weight: 1900
  • ISBN10: 145222644X

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