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NEW National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) records regarding the compilation by the Office of the Federal Register of the Presidential Papers of Donald J. Trump 2023 -  [PDF 1.3 MB 23-Jan-2023]

NEW Department of Transportation (DOT) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) 2009-2011 - [PDF 14.7 MB 23-Jan-2023]

NEW Department of Transportation (DOT) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Closed Investigation Regarding Bag of Money 2017 - [PDF 1.2 MB 23-Jan-2023]

NEW Department of Transportation (DOT) Organizational Assessment of the Office of Secretary of Transportation Civil Rights Office 2014 - [PDF 10.5 MB 23-Jan-2023]

NEW Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) 2018-2021 - [PDF 1.9 MB 23-Jan-2023]

NEW Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency (CIGIE) Data Act Readiness Review Guide 2016 - [PDF 2.5 MB 23-Jan-2023]

NEW Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) undated -  [PDF 2.3 MB 16-Jan-2023]

NEW Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Effects of EMF From Transmission Lines...on Marine Species, 2018 - [PDF 11.3 MB 16-Jan-2023]

NEW Department of the Interior (DOI) Organizational Assessment of the (Tribal) Land Buyback Program 2016 - [PDF 10.5 MB 16-Jan-2023]

NEW Department of the Interior (DOI) Evaluation of the Cultivated Clam Crop Insurance Program 2010-2011 - [PDF 18 MB 16-Jan-2023]

NEW Department of the Interior (DOI) Emails to and from David Bernhardt, Deputy Secretary of Interior, June 22 - 30, 2017 and March 20 - April 8, 2018 that include certain keywords including ethics - [PDF 12 MB 16-Jan-2023]

NEW National Park Service (NPS) List of Studies of Possible New Units to be added to the National Park Service 2022 - [PDF 1.8 MB 16-Jan-2023]

NEW Central Intelligence Agency (CIA internal history document: Missing In Action - People And Policies 1948-1973, Volumes I and II by James J. White, December 1974 -  [PDF 8.2 MB 09-Jan-2023]

UPDATED Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) records regarding flooding of FBI records 2011-2013 - [PDF 30 MB 09-Jan-2023]

NEW National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) most recent internal status report on the Next Generation Weather Radar (NEXRAD) Service Life Extension Program (SLEP) 2021-2022 - [PDF 1.2 MB 09-Jan-2023]

NEW National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Science Council Meeting Minutes and Meeting Agendas, January-April 2022 - [PDF 1.6 MB 09-Jan-2023]

NEW National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Responses to Congressional Questions for the Record (QFRs) 2017-2020 - [PDF 17 MB 09-Jan-2023]

NEW National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Website Statistics for the National Hurricane Center website 2018-2022 - [PDF 1.2 MB 09-Jan-2023]

NEW National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) lists of films and videos at NOAA 2021 - [PDF 1.2 MB 09-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 June 1951-31 December 1951 -  [PDF 6.3 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 January 1952-30 June 1952 - [PDF 17 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 July 1952-31 December 1952 - [PDF 11 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 January 1953-30 June 1953 - [PDF 12 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 July 1953-31 December 1953 - [PDF 10 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 January 1954-30 June 1954 - [PDF 15 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 July 1954-31 December 1954 - [PDF 12 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 January 1955-30 June 1955 - [PDF 22 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 July 1955-31 December 1955 - [PDF 25 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 January 1956-30 June 1956 - [PDF 19 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 July 1956-31 December 1956 - [PDF 5 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 January 1957-30 June 1957 - [PDF 52 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 July 1957-31 December 1957 - [PDF 7.2 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 January 1958-30 June 1958 - [PDF 4.9 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 July 1958-31 December 1958 - [PDF 10 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton Ohio 1 January 1959-30 June 1959 - [PDF 7.2 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Aerospace Technical Intelligence Center (AFCIN-4), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio 1 July 1959-31 December 1959 - [PDF 7.5 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW History of Aerospace Technical Intelligence Center (AFCIN-4), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio 1 January 1960-30 June 1960 - [PDF 7.7 MB 02-Jan-2023]

NEW Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Standard Operating Procedure 2021 - [PDF 1.2 MB 26-Dec-2022]

NEW Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Answers to Congressional Questions for the Record (QFR), 2018-2020 - [PDF 4.2 MB 26-Dec-2022]

NEW List of Indian Health Service (IHS) Quality Assurance Reports 2018-2022 - [PDF 1 MB 26-Dec-2022]

NEW Indian Health Service (IHS) Memoranda on Medical Marijuana 2011 - [PDF 1.4 MB 26-Dec-2022]

NEW Indian Health Service (IHS) Abortion Geographic Breakdown and Financial Breakdown 2020-2022 - [PDF 2.9 MB 26-Dec-2022]

NEW Small Business Administration (SBA) Inspector General (OIG) Investigations Closed during 2018-2019 - [PDF 285 KB 26-Dec-2022]

NEW Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Informal Complaints that include the word "hearings" 2019-2022 - [PDF 1.9 MB 19-Dec-2022]

NEW Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Office of the Secretary Procedures Manual 2021 - [PDF 10.6 MB 19-Dec-2022]

NEW List of Peace Corps Inspector General (OIG) Investigations Closed during CY2020 - [PDF 1,8 MB 19-Dec-2022]

NEW List of Peace Corps Inspector General (OIG) Investigations Closed 2018-2019 - [PDF 2 MB 19-Dec-2022]

NEW Smithsonian Institution (SI) Meeting Minutes of Meetings of the Smithsonian American Women's History Museum Council 2021-2022 - [PDF 2 MB 19-Dec-2022]

NEW Smithsonian Institution (SI) Meeting Minutes of Meetings of the National Museum of the American Latino Board of Trustees 2021 - [PDF 1 MB 19-Dec-2022]

NEW Slide Presentations from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Basic Accident Investigation Course (AS105), 2016 - [PDF 117 MB 12-Dec--2022]
NOTE: This is a large file; 117 Megabytes

NEW Curriculum and Presentation Slides for the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) training class Survival Factors in Aviation Accidents (AS302) 2004 - [PDF 28 MB 12-Dec--2022]

NEW Syllabus and Slides from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Training Class: "Family Assistance" (TDA301) 2020 - [PDF 19 MB 12-Dec--2022]

NEW National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Briefing Document for the Incoming Biden Administration 2020 - [PDF 58 MB 12-Dec--2022]
NOTE: This is a large file; 58 Megabytes

NEW Most Recent Department of Energy (DOE) Strategic Plan for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, 2004 - [PDF 1.6 MB 12-Dec--2022]

NEW Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration (MDOT MVA) Banned Custom License Plates and Customized Plate Review Procedures 2022 - [PDF 1.8 MB 12-Dec--2022]

NEW Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Hurricane Annex of the Region II All Hazards Plan, 2014, 2021 - [PDF 58 MB 05-Dec-2022]
NOTE: This is a large file; 58 Megabytes

NEW Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Acquisition Manual 2021 - [PDF 1,7 MB 05-Dec-2022]

NEW Each Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Action Memorandum and Information Memorandum in the Office of the Secretary, April 1 - June 18, 2018 - [PDF 5 MB 05-Dec-2022]

NEW Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) FOIA Standard Operating Procedure 2021 - [PDF 7.5 MB 05-Dec-2022]

NEW Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) Branding and Editorial Style Guide, 2017 - [PDF 4.5 MB 05-Dec-2022]

UPDATED Privacy And Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) Decision Memoranda, 2016-2017 - [PDF 8 MB 05-Dec-2022] 


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