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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 "DOCUMENTS" or "FOIA LOGS" links above.

Newly added files listings/links:

NEW Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Directorate of Science and Technology (S&T) Historical Series: The Office of Scientific Intelligence (OSI), 1949-68, 1972 - [PDF 7 MB 05-Apr-2021]

NEW Department of Justice (DOJ) Civil Rights Division (CRD) Ten (10) Oldest pending Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request Letters, 2021 - [PDF 1.6 MB 05-Apr-2021]

NEW Department of Justice (DOJ) Civil Rights Division (CRD) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Case Log 2015-2020 -  [PDF 8.7 MB 05-Apr-2021]

NEW Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Case Log 2008-2010 - [PDF 2.7 MB 05-Apr-2021]

NEW National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) Transition Briefing materials for the Incoming Biden Administration 2020 - [PDF 2 MB 05-Apr-2021]

NEW Procedures for processing of eagle carcasses, eagle pans, and/or eagle feathers used at the National Eagle and Wildlife Property Repository, 1988-2013 - [PDF 3.4 MB 05-Apr-2021]

NEW Department of Transportation (DOT) Real Property Capital Plan, 2020-2021 - [PDF 1 MB 29-Mar-2021]

NEW Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Case Logs 2010-2020 - [PDF 11 MB 29-Mar-2021]

NEW Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) Report to Congress on Leak Detection Studies, 2012 - [PDF 22.6 MB 29-Mar-2021]

NEW Environmental Protection Agency (FPA) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Case Logs 2008-2011 - [PDF 16.5 MB 29-Mar-2021]

NEW US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Patent Secrecy Statistics 2021 - [PDF 1 MB 29-Mar-2021]

NEW Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) Human Capital Management Plan, 2019 - [PDF 2.2 MB 29-Mar-2021]

NEW Department of Education (ED) Transition Briefing materials for the Incoming Biden Administration 2020-2021 - [PDF 30 MB 22-Mar-2021]

NEW Department of Education (ED) Real Property Efficiency Plan FY 2020-FY 2024, 2019 - [PDF 4 MB 22-Mar-2021]

NEW US Census Bureau Historical documents about Census Bureau protection of Census Data 1980, 2005 -  [PDF 2.3 MB 22-Mar-2021]

NEW National Security Agency (NSA) Cover Page for Each Environmental Assessment, 1990-2009 - [PDF 1.5 MB 22-Mar-2021]

NEW Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Transition Briefing materials for the Incoming Biden Administration 2020 - [PDF 2.5 MB 22-Mar-2021]

UPDATED Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) employee newsletter, FERC Insider, 2016-2018 - [PDF 34 MB 22-Mar-2021]

NEW National Science Foundation (NSF) Transition Briefing materials for the Incoming Biden Administration 2020 - [PDF 5.7 MB 15-Mar-2021]

NEW National Science Foundation (NSF) Documents Concerning the Arecibo Radio Observatory Response Plan - [PDF 6.2 MB 15-Mar-2021]

NEW List of National Science Foundation (NSF) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed 2020 - [PDF 1 MB 15-Mar-2021]

NEW Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Waco Incident PowerPoint Training Presentation, 2013(?) - [PDF 9.2 MB 15-Mar-2021]

NEW Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Department of Defense (DoD) Orders/Charter Establishing the National MASINT (Measurement And Signature Intelligence) Management Office (NMMO), 2008-2009 - [PDF 2.5 MB 15-Mar-2021]

NEW National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) Catalogue of US Traveler Information Radio Station Frequency Assignments, 2018 - [PDF 1.2 MB 15-Mar-2021]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Internal Revenue Manual (IRM) Index, 2019 - [PDF 2 MB 08-Mar-2021]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Agendas and Meeting minutes of the Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee (ETAAC), Jan 1, 2019 - June 8, 2020 - [PDF 2.3 MB 08-Mar-2021]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Report on Pilot Project to Co-locate IRS Facilities at Social Security Administration (SSA) Offices, 2018 -  [PDF 1.7 MB 08-Mar-2021]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Minutes of the Final Four Meetings of the Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities (TE/GE-ACT), 2017-2018 - [PDF 1.7 MB 08-Mar-2021]

NEW Each page from the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) Disclosure Wiki on the Internal employee-only Website 2019-2020 - [PDF 16 MB 08-Mar-2021]

NEW Department of Commerce Office of Inspector General (OIG) Reports of selected closed investigations, 2017-2019 - [PDF 4 MB 08-Mar-2021]

NEW Bureau of the Census (USCB) briefing document prepared for the incoming Biden Administration 2020 - [PDF 2.4 MB 01-Mar-2021]

NEW U.S. Census Bureau International Travel Handbook, 2020 - [PDF 2.25 MB 01-Mar-2021]

NEW Bureau of the Census (USCB) Data Stewardship Glossary, 2021 -  [PDF 6 MB 01-Mar-2021]

NEW Bureau of the Census (USCB) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Logs 2015-2020 - [PDF 4.75 MB 01-Mar-2021]

NEW Department of Commerce (DOC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Investigations Closed CY 2020 - [PDF 1.5 MB 01-Mar-2021]

NEW Department of Energy (DOE) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Case Logs 2006-2007 - [PDF 4 MB 01-Mar-2021]

NEW National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) transition briefing document prepared by NASA for the incoming Biden Administration 2020 - [PDF 5 MB 22-Feb-2021]

NEW List of National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed CY 2020 - [PDF 1.2 MB 22-Feb-2021]

NEW National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Agency Property Management Plan 2019 -  [PDF 4.6 MB 22-Feb-2021]

NEW National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Report on Episodes from American History Where the Federal Government Fostered Critical Activities for the Public Good 2014 - [PDF 4.6 MB 22-Feb-2021]

NEW National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) records provided to Senator Charles E. Grassley and Senator Tom Coburn concerning the independence of the Inspector General necessary to promote efficiency and prevent fraud, waste and abuse in agency programs, in response to the Senators' inquiry, 2011-2012 - [PDF 1.75 MB 22-Feb-2021]

UPDATED Directory page to access all available agency responses to Senators Charles E. Grassley and Tom Coburn as above, 2011-2012 2021 - [22-Feb-2021]

NEW Internal Revenue Service (IRS) listing or index of IRS Coordinated Issue Papers (CIP) 2016 - [PDF 1 MB 22-Feb-2021] 

NEW Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) Briefing for the Biden Transition Team - Overview Only 2020 - [PDF 1 MB 15-Feb-2021]

NEW Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) Section 314(a) Patriot Act Fact Sheet 2020 - [PDF 1 MB 15-Feb-2021]

NEW Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) logs 2012-2020 -  [PDF 26 MB 15-Feb-2021]

NEW Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) Freedom of information Act (FOIA) Logs 2017-2020 - [PDF 22 MB 15-Feb-2021]

NEW Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) Closed Investigations Categorization 2008-2012 - [PDF 228 KB 15-Feb-2021]

NEW Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) home page for each TTB Office/Division on the TTB SharePoint site, 2021 - [PDF 2.7 MB 15-Feb-2021]

NEW Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Transition Briefing Documents for the incoming Biden Administration, 2020 - [PDF 3.3 MB 08-Feb-2021]

NEW Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) Transition Briefing Documents for the incoming Biden Administration, 2020 - [PDF 79 MB 08-Feb-2021]
NOTE: This is a large file;79 Megabytes

NEW Federal Election Commission (FEC) emails resulting from an electronic search of emails TO and/or FROM and/or CC selected individuals which contain the words PROBLEM, PROBLEMATIC, PURSUE, DOJ, UNETHICAL, 2019 -  [PDF 115 MB 08-Feb-2021]
NOTE: This is a large file; 115 Megabytes

NEW Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Lists of Notorious Offender Files at BOP and at the National Archives, 1999 - [PDF 820 KB 08-Feb-2021]

NEW Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Case Log October 2000 - April 2002 - [PDF 600 KB 08-Feb-2021]

NEW Dept of Education (ED) Office of Inspector General (OIG) List of Investigations Closed during CY 2020 - [PDF 1.5 MB 08-Feb-2021]

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