The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service protects and promotes U.S. agricultural health, regulates genetically engineered organisms, administers the Animal Welfare Act, and manages wildlife damage.
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he Bureau of Economic Analysis produces economic accounts statistics that enable government and business decision–makers, researchers, and the American public to follow and understand the performance of the Nation's economy.
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The Bureau of International Labor Affairs works to improve working conditions, raise living standards, protect workers’ ability to exercise their rights, and address the workplace exploitation of children and other vulnerable populations.
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The Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion works to improve the health and well-being of Americans by developing and promoting dietary guidance that links scientific research to the nutrition needs of consumers.
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) collaborates to create the expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability, and preparedness for new health threats.
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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) provides health coverage to more than 100 million people through Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and the Health Insurance Marketplace. The CMS seeks to strengthen and modernize the Nation’s health care system, to provide access to high quality care and improved health at lower costs.
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The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau helps consumers by providing educational materials and accepting complaints. It supervises banks, lenders, and large non-bank entities, such as credit reporting agencies and debt collection companies. The Bureau also works to make credit card, mortgage, and other loan disclosures clearer, so consumers can understand their rights and responsibilities.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) protects the public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from thousands of types of consumer products under its jurisdiction, including products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical, or mechanical hazard or can injure children.
The Delta Regional Authority is a partnership to improve economic and community growth in eight states. Those states are Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Tennessee.
The Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment leads the State Department’s efforts to develop and implement international policies related to economic growth, energy, agriculture, the ocean, the environment, and science and technology.
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The Endangered Species Program administers the Endangered Species Act. The program aims to enable the recovery of species on the Endangered Species List and to prevent more species from being added to the list through proactive conservation efforts.
White House/U.S. Department of the Interior/Fish and Wildlife Service/Endangered Species Program
The ENERGY STAR label is awarded to products for the home and office that are highly energy-efficient. The program encourages the use of energy efficient products that both protect the environment and save consumers money.
Environmental Protection Agency/Energy Star Program
The Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer facilitates knowledge and technology sharing across federal laboratories, and speeds the adoption of new knowledge and technologies in the wider economy by facilitating the sharing federal research with non-governmental public and private entities.
he Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration works to prevent deaths and injuries related to commercial motor vehicles. You can file a complaint with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration if you have trouble with a mover.
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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is responsible for protecting the public health by assuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, our nation's food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation. The FDA also provides accurate, science-based health information to the public.
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The Foreign Agricultural Service helps bring U.S. agricultural products to international markets by providing resource and market intelligence assistance to exporters. The Foreign Agricultural Service also assists in the administration of foreign food aid, including helping to boost the agricultural capabilities of aid recipients.
White House/U.S. Department of Agriculture/Foreign Agricultural Service
The Institute of Museum and Library Services is a grant making organization that also conducts research and develops policy. The Institute helps libraries and museums innovate, fosters lifelong learning and cultural and civic engagement.
The Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation provides assessment, mediation, and other services to resolve environmental conflicts. The Foundation also supports educational opportunities in the area of environmental policy.
The National Cancer Institute conducts and supports research, training, health information distribution, and other programs related to the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer, rehabilitation from cancer, and the continuing care of cancer patients and the families of cancer patients.
White House/U.S. Department of Health and Human Services/National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute
The National Health Information Center helps connect health professionals and consumers to the organizations that can best answer their questions by providing up-to-date contact information for the most reliable resources.
White House/U.S. Department of Health and Human Services/Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion/Health/National Health Information Center
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute provides training, and education programs to promote the prevention and treatment of heart, lung, and blood diseases to enhance the health of all individuals.
White House/U.S. Department of Health and Human Services/Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion/Health/National Health Information Center/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration investigates safety defects in motor vehicles, sets and enforces fuel economy standards, helps states and local communities reduce the threat of drunk drivers, promotes the use of safety belts, child safety seats and air bags, investigates odometer fraud, establishes and enforces vehicle anti-theft regulations, conducts research on driver behavior and traffic safety, and provides consumer information on motor vehicle safety topics.
White House/U.S. Department of Transportation/National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
NIAID provides health information on allergic, infectious, and immunologic diseases. Diseases include food allergy, sinusitis, and genital herpes. Consumers can call or write to the institute with questions and can order publications over the phone or on the Web site.
White House/U.S. Department of Health and Human Services/National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
he National Institute of Standards and Technology promotes U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, and technology in ways that enhance economic security and improve our quality of life.
White House/U.S. Department of Commerce/National Institute of Standards and Technology
The National Nuclear Security Administration works to ensure that the nation's stockpile of nuclear weapons is safe and secure. It also works to ensure the safety of naval nuclear reactors, is the first responder in case of nuclear emergency, and works on worldwide nuclear nonproliferation issues.
White House/U.S. Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) works to understand and predict changes in climate, weather, oceans, and coasts. Their work supports severe weather preparedness, and international shipping.
White House/U.S. Department of Commerce/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
The National Park Service cares for the more than 400 national parks in the United States. The National Park Service partners with local communities to assist in historic preservation and the creation and maintenance of recreational spaces.
White House/U.S. Department of the Interior/National Park Service
A service that provides objective, science-based information about a wide variety of pesticide-related subjects, including pesticide products, pesticide poisonings, toxicology, and environmental chemistry.
Environmental Protection Agency/National Pesticide Information Center
The Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board provides scientific and technical oversight of the Department of Energy's program for managing and disposing of high-level nuclear waste and spent nuclear fuel.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) assures safe and healthful working conditions by setting and enforcing standards, and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance.
White House//U.S. Department of Labor/Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The Office of Natural Resources Revenue manages the revenues from energy and mineral leases for the use of public natural resources on the Outer Continental Shelf and onshore Federal and American Indian lands.
White House/U.S. Department of the Interior/Office of Natural Resources Revenue
The Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement protects populations and the environment during surface coal mining operations. The Office also works to clean and put to good use abandoned mine sites. These missions are accomplished primarily through regulation and oversight of state programs.
White House/U.S. Department of the Interior/Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement
NIST is producing a series of special reports on the worldwide consensus plan to redefine four of the seven basic units of measurement in the International System of Units in terms of invariant of nature.
White House/U.S. Department of Commerce/National Institute of Standards and Technology/Physical Measurement Laboratory
Rural Development offers loans, grants and loan guarantees to support essential services such as housing, economic development, health care, first responder services and equipment, and water, electric and communications infrastructure.
White House/U.S. Department of Agriculture/Rural Development
The Science Office supports scientific research in 10 of the Department of Energy's National Laboratories. The Science Office also operates several open-access scientific facilities that are available for projects of sufficient scientific merit.
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