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In my opinion, the entire Federal Highway Administration should be scrapped. This project has been on the "back burner" for a couple of years, because I now believe it would be impossible for one person in his spare time to complete this list and keep it current.
The federal government is immeasurably huge. Agencies and departments are added every year, but they never evaporate. For example, in the absence of a military draft, why does the Selective Service System still exist? After a few hours of internet research and removal of duplicates, I have doubled the size of the list of government web sites at the bottom of this page.
There are over 2, web sites listed, some of which are state government pages. This page could turn into a full time job and I'd still never see the end of it. I have just added several lines to the General Services Administration. Please note that this page just lists the many avenues of our government's organizational labyrinth without much information about how much money each of these offices spends. For example, the National Nuclear Security Administration has an organization chart that is 54 pages long.
I wonder if there really is any need for such impenetrable obscuranticity. Links to those organizational charts are listed at the bottom of the page. Trade Representatives Washington 2 Deputy U. Trade Representative Assistant U. Trade Representative for Administration Assistant U. Trade Representative for Southeast Asia, Pacific, Trade Representative for Industry, Market Access Trade Representative for Intergovernmental Affairs Trade Representative for Africa Assistant U.
Trade Representative for Services, Investment, Reference Center Department of Commerce Budget: Army Corps of Engineers U. Army Criminal Investigation Command U. Army Europe and 7th Army U. Army Forces Command U. Army Intelligence and Security Command U. Army Materiel Command U. Army Medical Command U. Army Military District of Washington U.
Army Special Operations Command U. Office of Head Start Note: Citizenship and Immigration Services U. Attorneys Executive Office for U. Trustee Program Department of Labor Budget: Paul Debt Management Center St. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces U. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit U.
Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims U. Court of Federal Claims U. Court of International Trade U. Roosevelt Library Harry S. Truman Library Dwight D. Eisenhower Library John F. Kennedy Library Lyndon B. Ford Library Gerald R. Representative to the Development Assistance Committee Mission to the European Office of the United Nations Trade Representative for Southeast Asia, Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National The Center for Defense Information citizencorps.
Some of the most popular ones are listed below. Not all of them have been tested. Some may go nowhere, and a few are state agencies. Of course, many of the names in this list are state government web sites, for example, tennessee dot gov; however, the overwhelming majority are federal government sites.
Lists of federal government internet domains are available here and here. In addition to all this, the United States participates in a number of international organizations, mostly in conjunction with the United Nations.
These multilateral agencies are listed here. If I have left out a non-military agency, please. Cabinet-level departments' estimated budgets and numbers of employees came from this article in World Magazine. Additional information and commentary: In January , there were 4, Some 1, of the domains are associated with federal agencies and 2, are associated with cities and counties.
Native American tribes have about White House to cut access to half of federal websites. As part of the Obama administration's campaign to promote transparency, the White House announced today it intends to eliminate the public's access to half of the federal government's websites within the next year.
The White House said there are nearly 2, websites operated by the federal government, which it said confuses people. If there are , names in the phone book, is that confusing? No, the real motive here is concealment.
Redundancy Piled on Redundancy: Government's layering of new programs on top of old ones inherently creates duplication.
Spare Us Another "Stimulus". Because it's always easier to add new programs than to end ineffective existing ones. Largest-ever federal payroll to hit 2. The era of big government has returned with a vengeance, in the form of the largest federal work force in modern history.
The Obama administration says the government will grow to 2. Federal Employees at the Trough. What Suckers We Are. Do you work for a private company instead of the government? The real money is made working for Uncle Sam.
It wouldn't be real financial reform if it didn't create 20 new federal diversity agencies. The Dodd-Frank financial reform bill creates "Offices of Minority and Women Inclusion" in 20 different government and quasi-government institutions, Diana Furchgott-Roth notes.
To promote diversity in the largely white male world, the law requires each of the 30 federal financial agencies and departments, including the Securities and Exchange Commission and all 12 Federal Reserve banks, to establish an Office of Minority and Women Inclusion. Summer of No Recovery. In the private sector, entities that fall short of doing their jobs find themselves forced to shrink.
In the public sector, the opposite is typically true. Failure is an option, and often a beneficial one. The Federal Reserve Board and Treasury facilitated the financial crisis?
Then obviously we have no choice but to give them even more responsibility. Here's the rundown in round numbers: The federal government now has separate anti-poverty programs defined as either means-tested programs or programs whose legislative language specifically refers to their purpose as combating poverty. These range from Medicaid, the largest and most expensive anti-poverty program, to the tiny Even Start Program for Indian Tribes and Tribal Organizations.
The Rise of Unchecked Presidential Power. Contrast this with the mere elected members of the federal legislature. The government payroll is longer than you might think. How many Americans work in government? Professor [Paul] Light was able to come up with some useful estimates by using the federal government's procurement database. Runaway Trains of Bureaucracy.
Government programs succeed through failure. A program that actually "solved" whatever problem prompted its creation would be wiped out. A bureaucrat who runs a tight ship, and brings his operation in under budget, will be "rewarded" with a smaller budget. Every single organ of our federal government is working tirelessly to solve a problem that is much worse than originally anticipated, and therefore requires increased funding.
According to the UN environmental agency, a fraction of the annual global defence expenditure could ensure that all humans have access to clean water and a basic supply of food and healthcare.
This statement is based on a commitment to non-violence and tolerance of all ethnic groups and religions. Two devastating World Wars and historical catastrophes like the Nazi Holocaust must always remind us of the worst consequences of nationalism, racism and incitement to war.
Sign this statement, pass it on, whatever we can do. It is up to us. Daniel Berrigan , S. Herrmann - Berlin, Ger. Neuen Humanismus - Berlin, Ger. Friedensinitiative Main-Taunus - Hofheim a. Politik, Medien, Soziologie - Offenbach a. If any damage occurs by the use of information presented there, only the author of the respective pages might be liable, not the one who has linked to these pages. Faced with the choice between a war, that according to some western leaders, will last for many years or a possible peaceful transformation we support the following demands:
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