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NEW Annual Historical Review US Army Intelligence and Security Command Fiscal Year 1977 - [PDF 10 MB 17-Sep-2018]

NEW Annual Historical Review US Army Intelligence and Security Command Fiscal Year 1979 - [PDF 8.4 MB 17-Sep-2018]

NEW Annual Historical Review US Army Intelligence and Security Command Fiscal Year 1982 - [PDF 5.75 MB 17-Sep-2018]

NEW Closing documents for seventeen (17) closed National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Office of Inspector General (OIG) investigations, 2010-2012 - [PDF 5.2 MB 17-Sep-2018]

NEW List of Army Inspector General (IG) investigations closed July 2007-February 2018 2016 - [PDF 684 KB 17-Sep-2018]

NEW National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Measurement Services Council (NMSC) Meeting Minutes, April 2016-January 2017 - [PDF 24.3 MB 17-Sep-2018]

NEW Social Security (SSA) briefing materials including internal documents related to the Presidential transition (i.e., for Agency Review Teams/Agency Landing Teams), July-December 2016 - [PDF 101 MB 10-Sep-2018]
NOTE: This is a large file; 101 Megabytes

NEW Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) letter correspondence to and from Congress, Congressional Offices, or Congressional Committees, 2017 - [PDF 58 MB 10-Sep-2018]
NOTE: This is a large file; 58 Megabytes

NEW Communications between the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) and Congress, 2015-2017 - [PDF 11.6 MB 10-Sep-2018]

NEW Letter correspondence between the Surface Transportation Board (SSB) and Amtrak during calendar years 2016 and 2017 - [PDF 2 MB 10-Sep-2018]

NEW The cover page and pages 1 and 2 of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) International Trade Data System / Risk Assessment Methodology (ITDS/RAM) Exam Log User Manual and The cover page, page 1, and partial page 2 of the ITDS/RAM Inbox User Manual - June 2016 - [PDF 3.2 MB 10-Sep-2018]

NEW The three oldest Analytic Bulletins at the National Air & Space Intelligence Center (NASIC), 2018 - [PDF 1.5 MB 03-Sep-2018]

NEW Title pages of the five (5) oldest classified documents at the National Air & Space Intelligence Center (NASIC), 2018 - [PDF 1.5 MB 03-Sep-2018]

NEW Nineteen (19) Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) Policies & Procedures Manual (PPM) items, 1977-2016 - [PDF 3 MB 03-Sep-2018]

NEW Fifteen (15) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) studies/reports, 1954-2008 - [PDF 74 MB 03-Sep-2018]
NOTE: This is a large file; 74 Megabytes

NEW Department of the Interior (DOI) Office of International Affairs (OIA) International Technical Assistance Program (ITAP) Policies and Procedures Handbook, 2017 - [PDF 6.25 MB 03-Sep-2018]

NEW United States Mint policy memorandum: Currency and Coin Handling and Disposing of Misstruck Coin, 2017 - [PDF 340 KB 03-Sep-2018]

NEW Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) / Inspector General of the Intelligence Community (IC IG) records regarding a Management Referral to the Intelligence Community Chief Information Officer (IC CIO) regarding an allegation of potential conflict or unnecessary redundancy between two information technology initiatives, Central Intelligence Agency’s (CIA) QUANTUM LEAP program and The National Counterterrorism Center’s (NCTC) INITIATE program, 2012 - [PDF 3.8 MB 20-Aug-2018]

NEW Bureau of the Fiscal Service (Fiscal Service) summary report of Dormant Accounts in the Fiscal Service program called Automated Standard Application for Payments (ASAP) for grant payments, reimbursements to financial agents, and program payments, 2018 - [PDF 144 KB 20-Aug-2018]

NEW Weekly Reports from the Bureau of the Fiscal Service (Fiscal Service) to the Treasury Secretary, Dec 2016-Feb 2017, 2017 - [PDF 1.4 MB 20-Aug-2018]

NEW Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) Manual Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) Tour Operations - [PDF 3.4 MB 20-Aug-2018]

NEW Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Between U.S. Department of the Treasury Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) and the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) Office of Compliance and Enforcement (OCE) Regarding [redacted], Presidential Management Fellow, 2017 - [PDF 2.4 MB 20-Aug-2018]

NEW Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) Congressional Submissions, FY2005–FY2008 - [PDF 15 MB 20-Aug-2018]

NEW Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Overview of the 9/11 Investigation Slide Show, 2014 - [PDF 24 MB 13-Aug-2018]

NEW Citizenship and Immigration Services (CIS) a copy of each "canned" Power Point presentations presented to outside organizations by Zack Wilske and/or Marian Smith of the CIS History Office, 2008, 2016 - [PDF 4.6 MB 13-Aug-2018]

NEW Litigation records from the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) content manager e-storage system with a settlement or judgement of $1000 or more, 2005-2016 - [PDF 191 MB 13-Aug-2018]
NOTE: This is a large file; 191 Megabytes, containing over 9000 pages of records

NEW Two (2) Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) policy documents, 2017, 2014 - [PDF 26 MB 13-Aug-2018]

NEW Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) Training Materials developed on collaborating and negotiating over space-related matters such as office layout, work space allocations per employee and equipment, 2015 - [PDF 11 MB 13-Aug-2018]

NEW A copy of each email that contains any of these words: TWEET, TWEETS, TWEETED, TWEETING, TRUMP, PRESIDENT; from the email accounts of four specific Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) employees, May 31-June 01 2018 - [PDF 22 MB 06-Aug-2018]

NEW National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) John H. Glenn Research Center (GRC) AeroSpace Frontiers newsletters, volume 15 issues 1-11, January-December 2013 - [PDF 27 MB 06-Aug-2018]

NEW Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) Office of Law Enforcement (OLE) manual for operations at the National Wildlife and Eagle Repository, 2013 - [PDF 4.4 MB 06-Aug-2018]

UPDATED List of Cases Pending Vote Before the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB), 2017, 2018 - [PDF 660 KB 06-Aug-2018]

NEW Closing documents for 32 closed Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Inspector General (OIG) investigations, 2000-2017 - [PDF 37 MB 06-Aug-2018]

NEW Closing documents for 17 closed Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Inspector General (OIG) investigations, 2010-2017 - [PDF 19 MB 06-Aug-2018]

NEW Annual Historical Review, U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM), FY 1978 - [PDF 8 MB 30-Jul-2018]

NEW Report of the Defense Science Board (DSB) 1981 Summer Study Panel on Technology Base, November 1981 - [PDF 14 MB 30-Jul-2018]

NEW Five (5) Defense Science Board (DSB) reports, 1974-1978 - [PDF 23 MB 30-Jul-2018]

NEW Two (2) releases of Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Audit Report AR 0l-051, (Government Information Security Reform Act) GISRA Security Evaluations Report, 2001 - [PDF 4.5 MB 23-Jul-2018]

NEW Two (2) records created by Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Consumer and Business Education (BCBE) with the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) re: the Cobell Settlement, 2013 - [PDF 700 KB 23-Jul-2018]

NEW Letter correspondence to or from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) in the possession of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) GAO liaison, 2015 - [PDF 4 MB 23-Jul-2018]

NEW Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Business Case Analysis (BCA) for the e-Discovery Support System (eDSS), 2011 - [PDF 2.9 MB 23-Jul-2018]

NEW Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Staff Bulletins and Notices, 2017 - [PDF 2 MB 23-Jul-2018]


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