Federal Agencies

What is Federal Rulemaking and the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs

Erin Carson, Lead Analyst    Feb 17, 2014

What is Social Security?

Dave Kraljic, CEO    Feb 17, 2014

What is the Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Dave Kraljic, CEO    Jan 06, 2014

What is the Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Erin Carson, Lead Analyst    Jan 06, 2014

What is Medicare?

Erin Carson, Lead Analyst    Jan 06, 2014

What is the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)

Dave Kraljic, CEO    Jan 06, 2014

What is the General Services Administration

The GSA was established in 1948 with the following mission: "help federal agencies better serve the public by offering, at best value, superior workplaces, expert solutions, acquisition services and management policies."

Dave Kraljic, CEO    May 07, 2011

What is an Independent Agency

An "independent agency" is not considered part of any executive departments. Independent agencies are established through laws passed by Congress. Many have termed these agencies as the "Fourth Branch" or unofficial branch of government. Read on to see examples of these agencies. 

Dave Kraljic, CEO    May 07, 2011