Government Agencies (Page 6)


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    Merit Systems Protection Board

    The U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB) is one of the independent agencies regulating employment relations in the federal civil service. Most executive agency employees who are career civil servants are entitled to appeal adverse employment decisions such as firing, demotion, or suspension to the MSPB.
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    Millennium Challenge Corporation

    The Millennium Challenge Corporation is a U.S. foreign aid agency created in 2004 that promotes growth in developing countries through investment and grants.[1]
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    Minerva Initiative

    Minerva Initiative is a Defense Department program that funds university-based social science research on issue areas relevant to American national security.
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    Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is an agency of the State of Minnesota that regulates air, water, and soil pollution in the state. [2] In addition, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency implements federal National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) at the direction of the federal Environmental Protection
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    National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
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    National Archives and Records Administration

    The National Archives and Records Administration is the federal agency responsible for maintaining records about the federal government’s activities.[16]
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    National Capital Planning Commission

    The National Capital Planning Commission is a 12-member commission that advocates for the federal government’s interests in the planning and development of Washington, D.C. and the surrounding areas.[17]
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    National Commission for Employment Policy

    National Commission for Employment Policy was a Department of Labor and later independent agency of the federal government that studied employment and training programs. It was disbanded in 1995.
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    National Credit Union Administration

    The National Credit Union Administration is a federal agency created in 1970 that insures and creates regulations for credit unions.[18]
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    National Endowment for the Arts

    National Endowment for the Arts is a federal government agency that provides funding to arts programs and arts projects.
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    National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities

    The National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities is a government agency that develops and promotes a national policy that supports the arts and humanities in the United States.[19] The agency was created by the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965.
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    National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)

    Also see National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) (Legislation) The National Labor Relations Board is a federal government agency consisting of a five-member Board appointed by the President with (by convention) three members of the President’s party and two members of the opposition party and a nominally independent General Counsel
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    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is an American scientific agency within the United States Department of Commerce that focuses on the conditions of the oceans and the atmosphere.
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    National Science Foundation (NSF)

    The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency that promotes scientific research to improve public health and welfare and protect the country. [96] In 2017, the NSF’s Inspector General released a report detailing the risk of the NSF hiring IPAs due to their conflicts of interest.
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    National Transportation Safety Board

    The National Transportation Safety Board is an independent U.S. government investigative agency responsible for civil transportation accident investigation.
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    North Carolina General Assembly

    The North Carolina General Assembly is the legislative branch of the government of North Carolina. It is composed of a Senate, which has 50 members, and the House of Representatives, which has 120 members.[98]
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    Nuclear Regulatory Commission

    The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is an independent agency of the United States government tasked with protecting public health and safety related to nuclear energy.
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    Obama Administration

    The administration of Barack Obama, 44th President of the United States, lasted from 2009 to 2017. Obama, a Democrat, succeeded Republican President George W. Bush. He was succeeded by Republican Donald Trump. Notable People First Family Barack Obama, President of the United States Michelle Obama, First
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    Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is a subordinate agency of the U.S. Department of Labor that is responsible for enforcing occupational safety regulations.
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    Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission

    Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission is an independent agency of the federal government that adjudicates disputes between the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and employers.