Web site last updated: 17 August 2019

Welcome to governmentattic.org

governmentattic.org provides electronic copies of thousands of interesting Federal Government documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act.  Fascinating historical documents, reports on items in the news, oddities and fun stuff and government bloopers, they're all here.  Think of browsing this site as rummaging through the Government's Attic -- hence our name.   Our motto: Videre licet.

governmentattic.org has two file sections: FOIA Logs and Documents.
To get to the actual documents, click on the above links: "FOIA LOGS" or "DOCUMENTS"

Or use our site search:


             Like Us on Facebook    Like us on Facebook

NOTE: links to newly added items are live on this page.  Permanent storage of links will remain on the main index pages available through either the "FOIA LOGS" or "DOCUMENTS" links above.

Newly added files listings/links:

NEW DOE (Department of Energy) Classification and UCNI (Unclassified Controlled Nuclear Information) Guide for Radiological Emergency Response, July 2002 - [PDF 2.4 MB 19-Aug-2019]

NEW List of Department of Energy (DOE) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2015 – CY 2016 - [PDF 1.5 MB 19-Aug-2019]

NEW The home page of INSIDE EIA, the internal intranet website for the Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Information Administration, 2017 - [PDF 990 KB 19-Aug-2019]

NEW Department of Energy (DOE) INSIDE EIA (Energy Information Administration intranet) pages that list: 1) Presentations 2) Papers 3) Leadership Briefings, 2018 - [PDF 2.8 MB 19-Aug-2019]

UPDATED Fifteen (15) Department of Energy (DOE) Inspector General (OIG) reports, 1994-2013 - [PDF 14 MB 19-Aug-2019]

NEW Joint Department of Defense (DoD) / Department of Energy (DOE) Munitions Technology Development Program Progress Report FY 1998, March 15, 1999 - [PDF 15.4 MB 19-Aug-2019]

NEW Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System briefing materials related to the Presidential transition for Agency Review Teams or Agency Landing Teams, 2016 - [PDF 1.6 MB 12-Aug-2019]

NEW Federal Reserve System Law Enforcement Training Manual table of contents, 2016 - [PDF 310 KB 12-Aug-2019]

NEW Federal Reserve System Administrative Manual (FRAM), 2001-2010 - [PDF 3.3 MB 12-Aug-2019]

NEW Federal Reserve System Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed during CY 2015-CY 2016 - [PDF 590 KB 12-Aug-2019]

NEW Department of Defense (DoD) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) Audit Report: Revenues and Expenses from Reimbursable Activity for other Defense Organizations, Report No. 98-029, 1997 - [PDF 2.5 MB 12-Aug-2019]

NEW Department of Defense (DoD) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) Audit Report: Special Access Program Security Issues, Report No. 98-089, 1998 - [PDF 3 MB 12-Aug-2019]

NEW Department of Defense (DoD) Inspector General (OIG) Report: Interagency Review of Federal Export Enforcement Efforts, Volume I, D-2003-069, 2003 - [PDF 4.5 MB 12-Aug-2019]

NEW Three (3) Department of the Treasury manuals: Information Technology (IT) Manual (2002), Enterprise Life Cycle (ELC), Enterprise Life Cycle Guidance Manual (2017), Information Technology Capital Planning And Investment Control Guide (2016) - [PDF 12 MB 05-Aug-2019]

NEW Department of the Treasury records relating to the Regulatory Reform Task Force (2017), Regulatory Reform Accomplishments Under President Trump’s Executive Orders (2018), and list of members of the Regulatory Reform Task Force (2019) - [PDF 2.7 MB 05-Aug-2019]

NEW Six (6) Department of the Treasury annual reports of the ‘advocate for competition’ (“Competition Reports”), for fiscal years: 2007, 2008, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2016 - [PDF 2 MB 05-Aug-2019]

NEW Memorandum of Understanding (among members of the Financial Stability Oversight Council, (FSOC)) Regarding the Treatment of Non-Public Information Shared Among Parties Pursuant to The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, 2018 - [PDF 1 MB 05-Aug-2019]

NEW Department of the Treasury Mandatory Declassification Review (MDR) Log, 2014-2018 - [PDF 870 KB 05-Aug-2019]

NEW Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (finCEN) Media/Press Inquiry Log, 2017-2019 - [PDF 6.9 MB 05-Aug-2019]

NEW Department of the Interior Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) listings of technical reports commissioned by BOEM, 2013-2019 - [PDF 2 MB 29-Jul-2019]

NEW Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) 2015-2016 Outreach and Engagement Plan - [PDF 1 MB 29-Jul-2019]

NEW Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) Statement of Work (SOW) and Business Process Review Reports (Phases I, II, and III) for contract number AG6395Dl00629 (also referenced as GS00F0025L), E.L. Hamm and Associates, Inc., for the National Organic Program Business Processes Study, 2011 - [PDF 8 MB 29-Jul-2019]

NEW Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agriculture Marketing Service (AMS) organizational Assessments of the Market News program conducted by Paradigm Technologies Inc. and of the Livestock and Seed (L&S) Program Resource Management Office, conducted by FPMI Solutions Inc., 2012 - [PDF 16 MB 29-Jul-2019]

NEW Smithsonian Institution (SI) meeting minutes from the National Museum of American History Board, 2012-2017 - [PDF 5 MB 29-Jul-2019]

NEW FOIA Log for the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), 2013-2015 - [PDF 2.6. MB 29-Jul-2019]

NEW Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Fannie Mae (FNMA) Headquarters Consolidation Value Engineering Analysis and Benchmarking Study, 2017 - [PDF 22.7 MB 22-Jul-2019]

NEW Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Financing Corporation (FICO) Annual Reports (Financial Statements and Reports), 2008-2018 - [PDF 1.2 MB 22-Jul-2019]

NEW Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Conservatorship Order 2008-006 (two[2] records), 2008 - [PDF 185 KB 22-Jul-2019]

NEW Eight (8) Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Division of Enterprise Regulation (DER) Operating Procedures Bulletins (OPB), 2013-2016 - [PDF 6.3 MB 22-Jul-2019]

NEW Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Office of Minority and Women Inclusion (OMWI) Laws and Regulations Assessment Workbook and FHFA Policy and Procedures List, 2018-2019 - [PDF 1 MB 22-Jul-2019]

NEW Two (2) Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) records: Nell Minow report, 2017 and OIG Memorandum of Interview Chairman, Fannie Mae Board of Directors, 2017 - [PDF 3.3. MB 22-Jul-2019]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) final report from contract GS1 OF0058J (also designated as Award ID TIRN014T00022) by Runzheimer International Ltd to study vehicle mileage costs, 2018 - [PDF 600 KB 08-Jul-2019]

NEW Three (3) Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Employee Newsletters: SEC Employee News, The Exchange, The Scoop, 1995-2017 - [PDF 60 MB 08-Jul-2019]
NOTE: Large file: 60 MB

NEW Closing Status Reports for four (4) Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) Inspector General (OIG) investigations, 2009-2013 - [PDF 2 MB 08-Jul-2019]

NEW Export-Import Bank of the United States EXIM 101 Presentations, 2015-2018 - [PDF 7.4 MB 08-Jul-2019]

NEW Export-Import Bank of the United States “EXIM Owner's Manual,” (Presidential Transition Materials), 2016 - [PDF 15 MB 08-Jul-2019]

NEW National Eagle Repository report of eagle receipts/shipments by region 10/01/14 - 09/17/15 - [PDF 610 KB 08-Jul-2019]

NEW General Services Administration (GSA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Policy and Procedures Manual, 2017 - [PDF 4 MB 01-Jul-2019]

NEW Lists of Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Handbook sections, 2017, Manual sections, 2017, and Manual Pages in Effect, 2016 - [PDF 890 KB 01-Jul-2019]

NEW Listing of Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) Technology Innovation Project (TIP) numbers (TIP report numbers) and titles, 2019 - [PDF 640 KB 01-Jul-2019]

NEW US Agency for International Development (USAID) Bureau for Legislative and Public Affairs (LPA) biweekly FOIA program internal status reports, 2012-2016 - [PDF 44 MB 01-Jul-2019]

NEW Reports provided by contractor Washington Consulting Group, Inc. in Delivery Order EXIM14F0006, part of parent contract GS02F0150Y, Evaluation of Structural Oversupply in Global Passenger Airline Industry, 2014-2017 - [PDF 4.4 MB 01-Jul-2019]

NEW National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) Record Group 65 (RG 65)- Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Records, Master Locator Record (MLR), Holding Management System - 2017 - [PDF 444 KB 01-Jul-2019]

NEW General Services Administration (GSA) database/list of LEED certified (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) buildings owned or managed by GSA, including the LEED rating, 2019 - [PDF 490 KB 23-Jun-2019]

NEW General Services Administration (GSA) Public Service Memorandum of Agreement with the US Senate entitled: Providing and Outfitting State Offices for U.S. Senators, 1996 - [PDF 1.1 MB 23-Jun-2019]

NEW Database maintained by the Public Building Service (PBS) of offices for US Senators showing the square footage measurement of each Senate Office, 2019 - [PDF 500 KB 23-Jun-2019]

NEW General Services Administration (GSA) Industrial Operations Analyst (IOA) Training Manual, 2017 - [PDF 3.1 MB 23-Jun-2019]

NEW General Services Administration (GSA) Savings and Public Policy Regional Breakdowns, FY2015-FY2017 and Competition Advocates Reports, FY2009-FY2014 - [PDF 5.7 MB 23-Jun-2019]

NEW General Services Administration (GSA) handbook: Donation of Surplus Personal Property, 1984-2017 - [PDF 1.2 MB 23-Jun-2019]

Most documents here are stored as Adobe PDF files. If you do not have the Adobe Reader, you can obtain it free from Adobe.com here:   Get Adobe Reader


The governmentattic.org web site (“the site”) is a First Amendment free speech web site, and is noncommercial and free to the public.  The site and materials made available on the site are for reference only.  The governmentattic.org web site and its principals have made every effort to make information as complete and as accurate as possible, however, there may be mistakes and omissions, both typographical and in content.  The governmentattic.org web site and its principals shall have neither liability nor responsibility to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damage caused, or alleged to have been caused, directly or indirectly, by the information provided on the governmentattic.org web site.

The public records published on this site were obtained from government agencies using proper legal channels.  Each document is identified as to the source.  Any concerns about the contents of this website should be directed to the agency originating the document in question.  GovernmentAttic.org is not responsible for the contents of documents published on the website.

SOURCES OF FUNDING: The Government Attic website receives no funding from any outside source.  All costs are paid for by the site owners.