The complex of political institutions, laws, and customs through which the function of governing is carried out in a specific political unit.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
The level of governmental organization and function at the national or country-wide level.
Smallest political subdivisions within a country at which general governmental functions are carried-out.
Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.
Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.
Programs and activities sponsored or administered by local, state, or national governments.
The level of governmental organization and function below that of the national or country-wide government.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
The geographic area of the southeastern region of the United States in general or when the specific state or states are not included. The states usually included in this region are Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia, and Virginia.
A course or method of action selected, usually by a government, from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions.
Agencies of the FEDERAL GOVERNMENT of the United States.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
That distinct portion of the institutional, industrial, or economic structure of a country that is controlled or owned by non-governmental, private interests.
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
The geographic area of the southwestern region of the United States. The states usually included in this region are Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah.
Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services.
Ongoing scrutiny of a population (general population, study population, target population, etc.), generally using methods distinguished by their practicability, uniformity, and frequently their rapidity, rather than by complete accuracy.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
The attitude of a significant portion of a population toward any given proposition, based upon a measurable amount of factual evidence, and involving some degree of reflection, analysis, and reasoning.
The decision process by which individuals, groups or institutions establish policies pertaining to plans, programs or procedures.
The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
The area of a nation's economy that is tax-supported and under government control.
Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
The interaction of persons or groups of persons representing various nations in the pursuit of a common goal or interest.
An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to maintaining standards of quality of foods, drugs, therapeutic devices, etc.
Discussion of documents issued by local, regional, or national governments or by their agencies or subdivisions.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
The geographic area of the midwestern region of the United States in general or when the specific state or states are not indicated. The states usually included in this region are Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
Sudden increase in the incidence of a disease. The concept includes EPIDEMICS and PANDEMICS.
Economic sector concerned with the provision, distribution, and consumption of health care services and related products.
The geographic area of the northwestern region of the United States. The states usually included in this region are Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming.
Governmental levies on property, inheritance, gifts, etc.
The interactions between representatives of institutions, agencies, or organizations.
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
Management of public health organizations or agencies.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.
The process of leaving one's country to establish residence in a foreign country.
An infant during the first month after birth.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
An agency of the UNITED STATES PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE that conducts and supports programs for the prevention and control of disease and provides consultation and assistance to health departments and other countries.
The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Financial support of research activities.
Groups of individuals whose putative ancestry is from native continental populations based on similarities in physical appearance.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
The enactment of laws and ordinances and their regulation by official organs of a nation, state, or other legislative organization. It refers also to health-related laws and regulations in general or for which there is no specific heading.
The quality or state of relating to or affecting two or more nations. (After Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the continent of Europe.
A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with administering those agencies and offices having programs pertaining to health and human services.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
The aggregate business enterprise of agriculture, manufacture, and distribution related to tobacco and tobacco-derived products.
Health insurance coverage for all persons in a state or country, rather than for some subset of the population. It may extend to the unemployed as well as to the employed; to aliens as well as to citizens; for pre-existing conditions as well as for current illnesses; for mental as well as for physical conditions.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
The rights of the individual to cultural, social, economic, and educational opportunities as provided by society, e.g., right to work, right to education, and right to social security.
Hospitals controlled by various types of government, i.e., city, county, district, state or federal.
Planning for the equitable allocation, apportionment, or distribution of available health resources.
Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
Time period from 2001 through 2100 of the common era.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
All organized methods of funding.
The provision of monetary resources including money or capital and credit; obtaining or furnishing money or capital for a purchase or enterprise and the funds so obtained. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed.)
Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.
Process of shifting publicly controlled services and/or facilities to the private sector.
The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.
Time period from 1801 through 1900 of the common era.
Institutional funding for facilities and for equipment which becomes a part of the assets of the institution.
Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.
The containment, regulation, or restraint of costs. Costs are said to be contained when the value of resources committed to an activity is not considered excessive. This determination is frequently subjective and dependent upon the specific geographic area of the activity being measured. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
The integration of epidemiologic, sociological, economic, and other analytic sciences in the study of health services. Health services research is usually concerned with relationships between need, demand, supply, use, and outcome of health services. The aim of the research is evaluation, particularly in terms of structure, process, output, and outcome. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Detailed financial plans for carrying out specific activities for a certain period of time. They include proposed income and expenditures.
A system of government in which there is free and equal participation by the people in the political decision-making process.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
A cabinet department in the Executive Branch of the United States Government concerned with improving and maintaining farm income and developing and expanding markets for agricultural products. Through inspection and grading services it safeguards and insures standards of quality in food supply and production.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Private, not-for-profit hospitals that are autonomous, self-established, and self-supported.
Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.
The activities and endeavors of the public health services in a community on any level.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
That segment of commercial enterprise devoted to the design, development, and manufacture of chemical products for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease, disability, or other dysfunction, or to improve function.
Organized groups of users of goods and services.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
Aspects of health and disease related to travel.
A system of medical care regulated, controlled and financed by the government, in which the government assumes responsibility for the health needs of the population.
Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.
Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from http://www.usccr.gov/ accessed 1/31/2003)
The effort of two or more parties to secure the business of a third party by offering, usually under fair or equitable rules of business practice, the most favorable terms.
Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.
Planning for health resources at a regional or multi-state level.
Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.
The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Laws and regulations concerned with industrial processing and marketing of foods.
Organizations which are not operated for a profit and may be supported by endowments or private contributions.
A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.
A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.
Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.
A process whereby representatives of a particular interest group attempt to influence governmental decision makers to accept the policy desires of the lobbying organization.
Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.
A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.
The promotion and support of consumers' rights and interests.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
Individuals licensed to practice medicine.
The legal authority or formal permission from authorities to carry on certain activities which by law or regulation require such permission. It may be applied to licensure of institutions as well as individuals.
The act or practice of calling public attention to a product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers, magazines, on radio, or on television. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.
Control of drug and narcotic use by international agreement, or by institutional systems for handling prescribed drugs. This includes regulations concerned with the manufacturing, dispensing, approval (DRUG APPROVAL), and marketing of drugs.
Guidelines and objectives pertaining to food supply and nutrition including recommendations for healthy diet.
All deaths reported in a given population.
The personal cost of acute or chronic disease. The cost to the patient may be an economic, social, or psychological cost or personal loss to self, family, or immediate community. The cost of illness may be reflected in absenteeism, productivity, response to treatment, peace of mind, or QUALITY OF LIFE. It differs from HEALTH CARE COSTS, meaning the societal cost of providing services related to the delivery of health care, rather than personal impact on individuals.
The process of formulating, improving, and expanding educational, managerial, or service-oriented work plans (excluding computer program development).
Revenues or receipts accruing from business enterprise, labor, or invested capital.
The prediction or projection of the nature of future problems or existing conditions based upon the extrapolation or interpretation of existing scientific data or by the application of scientific methodology.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
The industry concerned with processing, preparing, preserving, distributing, and serving of foods and beverages.
An interactive process whereby members of a community are concerned for the equality and rights of all.
The amount that a health care institution or organization pays for its drugs. It is one component of the final price that is charged to the consumer (FEES, PHARMACEUTICAL or PRESCRIPTION FEES).
Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
Organized institutions which provide services to ameliorate conditions of need or social pathology in the community.
Research that involves the application of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to medicine.
An approach to health care financing with only one source of money for paying health care providers. The scope may be national (the Canadian System), state-wide, or community-based. The payer may be a governmental unit or other entity such as an insurance company. The proposed advantages include administrative simplicity for patients and providers, and resulting significant savings in overhead costs. (From Slee and Slee, Health Care Reform Terms, 1993, p106)
Comparison of various psychological, sociological, or cultural factors in order to assess the similarities or diversities occurring in two or more different cultures or societies.
A specialized agency of the United Nations designed as a coordinating authority on international health work; its aim is to promote the attainment of the highest possible level of health by all peoples.
Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XVIII-Health Insurance for the Aged, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, that provides health insurance benefits to persons over the age of 65 and others eligible for Social Security benefits. It consists of two separate but coordinated programs: hospital insurance (MEDICARE PART A) and supplementary medical insurance (MEDICARE PART B). (Hospital Administration Terminology, AHA, 2d ed and A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, US House of Representatives, 1976)
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Amounts charged to the patient as payer for health care services.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
Medical services for which no payment is received. Uncompensated care includes charity care and bad debts.
Programs of surveillance designed to prevent the transmission of disease by any means from person to person or from animal to man.
The availability of HEALTH PERSONNEL. It includes the demand and recruitment of both professional and allied health personnel, their present and future supply and distribution, and their assignment and utilization.
Organizations established by endowments with provision for future maintenance.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
Decisions for determining and guiding present and future objectives from among alternatives.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to the nutritional status of a human population within a given geographic area. Data from these surveys are used in preparing NUTRITION ASSESSMENTS.
Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
Men and women working in the provision of health services, whether as individual practitioners or employees of health institutions and programs, whether or not professionally trained, and whether or not subject to public regulation. (From A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976)
Extensive collections, reputedly complete, of facts and data garnered from material of a specialized subject area and made available for analysis and application. The collection can be automated by various contemporary methods for retrieval. The concept should be differentiated from DATABASES, BIBLIOGRAPHIC which is restricted to collections of bibliographic references.
The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
An acute viral infection in humans involving the respiratory tract. It is marked by inflammation of the NASAL MUCOSA; the PHARYNX; and conjunctiva, and by headache and severe, often generalized, myalgia.
Descriptions and evaluations of specific health care organizations.
A group of islands in the Lesser Antilles in the West Indies, the three main islands being St. Croix, St. Thomas, and St. John. The capital is Charlotte Amalie. Before 1917 the U.S. Virgin Islands were held by the Danish and called the Danish West Indies but the name was changed when the United States acquired them by purchase.
The process by which decisions are made in an institution or other organization.
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Organizations representing specialized fields which are accepted as authoritative; may be non-governmental, university or an independent research organization, e.g., National Academy of Sciences, Brookings Institution, etc.
Societal or individual decisions about the equitable distribution of available resources.
Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the continent of Africa.
The use of biological agents in TERRORISM. This includes the malevolent use of BACTERIA; VIRUSES; or other BIOLOGICAL TOXINS against people, ANIMALS; or PLANTS.
Use for articles on the investing of funds for income or profit.
Countries that have reached a level of economic achievement through an increase of production, per capita income and consumption, and utilization of natural and human resources.
Processes or methods of reimbursement for services rendered or equipment.
The geographic area of New England in general and when the specific state or states are not indicated. States usually included in this region are Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island.
Laws concerned with manufacturing, dispensing, and marketing of drugs.
The confinement of a patient in a hospital.
Generally refers to the amount of protection available and the kind of loss which would be paid for under an insurance contract with an insurer. (Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2d ed)
Financing of medical care provided to public assistance recipients.
Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
Any enterprise centered on the processing, assembly, production, or marketing of a line of products, services, commodities, or merchandise, in a particular field often named after its principal product. Examples include the automobile, fishing, music, publishing, insurance, and textile industries.
Available manpower, facilities, revenue, equipment, and supplies to produce requisite health care and services.
Theoretical representations and constructs that describe or explain the structure and hierarchy of relationships and interactions within or between formal organizational entities or informal social groups.
Used for general articles concerning statistics of births, deaths, marriages, etc.
Hospitals owned and operated by a corporation or an individual that operate on a for-profit basis, also referred to as investor-owned hospitals.
The capacity of an organization, institution, or business to produce desired results with a minimum expenditure of energy, time, money, personnel, materiel, etc.
The science of utilization, distribution, and consumption of services and materials.
Based on known statistical data, the number of years which any person of a given age may reasonably expected to live.
The legal relation between an entity (individual, group, corporation, or-profit, secular, government) and an object. The object may be corporeal, such as equipment, or completely a creature of law, such as a patent; it may be movable, such as an animal, or immovable, such as a building.
Procedures outlined for the care of casualties and the maintenance of services in disasters.
Activity involved in transfer of goods from producer to consumer or in the exchange of services.
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  • The United States assesses with confidence that the Syrian regime used chemical weapons in the eastern Damascus suburb of Duma on April 7, 2018, killing dozens of men, women, and children, and severely injuring hundreds more. (whitehouse.gov)
  • To underscore this point, not only has Russia shielded the Assad regime from accountability for its chemical weapons use, but on March 4, 2018, Russia used a nerve agent in an attempted assassination in the United Kingdom, showing an uncommonly brazen disregard for the taboo against chemical weapons. (whitehouse.gov)
  • On November 29, 2018, the Australian Government passed the Modern Slavery Act 2018 (the "Act"), which requires all companies operating in Australia and meeting a threshold of AU$100 million in total annual global revenue to report annually on their efforts to address modern slavery in their operations and supply chains. (mondaq.com)
  • In this study, we use administrative data on county-level economic conditions from 1969 to 2018 and election results across multiple levels of government to examine the effect of the local economy on elections for local, state, and federal offices in the United States. (cambridge.org)
  • 2009 $ in January of 2018, according to the United States Federal Reserve. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • Historically, United States - Real government consumption expenditures and gross investments: Federal: Health reached a record high of 165.61300 in January of 2018 and a record low of 78.29300 in January of 1999. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • The Federal Government of the United States ( U.S. Federal Government ) is the national government of the United States , a federal republic in North America , composed of 50 states , a federal district , five major self-governing territories , and several island possessions . (wikipedia.org)
  • The United States Code (US Code) is the Code of Laws of the United States of America and is a compilation and codification by subject matter of all the general and permanent Federal laws of the United States. (gpo.gov)
  • Equally up in the air is whether states, which are necessary partners in Trump's plan to bypass Congress, will sign on. (ap.org)
  • The office produces and distributes information products and services for all three branches of the Federal Government, including U.S. passports for the Department of State as well as the official publications of the Supreme Court , the Congress , the Executive Office of the President , executive departments , and independent agencies . (wikipedia.org)
  • With demand for print publications falling and a move underway to digital document production and preservation, the name of the GPO was officially changed to "Government Publishing Office" in a provision of an omnibus government funding bill passed by Congress in December 2014. (wikipedia.org)
  • The National Academy of Public Administration is an independent, nonpartisan organization chartered by Congress in 1967 to assist federal, state, and local governments in improving their effectiveness, efficiency, and accountability. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Office of Government Relations and Special Projects (OGRSP) is responsible for advising Congress, the Office of Management and Budget, and the president on ethical implications of monetary, economic, and corporate policy. (faqs.org)
  • Federal government === * '''[[Washington, DC]]''' is the location of many important US buildings, including the White House, US Capitol Building, Library of Congress, and the US Supreme Court. (wikitravel.org)
  • Since 2008, the U.S. Trade Representative's Office (USTR) has repeatedly stated that ACTA was negotiated as a "sole executive agreement" under the President's power to conclude agreements regarding matters delegated to the President under Article II of the U.S. Constitution, and therefore does not need to be put before Congress for review and approval. (webpronews.com)
  • Ambassador Kirk quoted from the State Department's letter , suggesting that Congress had authorized the Executive to negotiate ACTA, and stated that ACTA was in fact already binding on the United States. (webpronews.com)
  • For the first time in 17 years - the U.S. government shut down after members of Congress failed to compromise on a funding bill. (reuters.com)
  • Financing of Aswan High Dam in Egypt: Hearing Before the Committee on Appropriations, United States Senate, Eighty-fourth Congress, Second Session. (upenn.edu)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2009 WASHINGTON, D.C. - The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), an independent, bipartisan federal agency advising the Administration and Congress, sent letters to President Obama on May 28, urging him to raise. (uscirf.gov)
  • All legislative powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives. (wikibooks.org)
  • The actual Enumeration shall be made within three years after the first meeting of the Congress of the United States, and within every subsequent term of ten years, in such manner as they shall by law direct. (wikibooks.org)
  • If Congress cannot approve a budget by this Friday at midnight, the federal government will shut down. (mondaq.com)
  • This may be of interest to members of Congress and other members of government, policymakers, lawyers, and law students. (gpo.gov)
  • In the lead-up to the 2019 G20 Summit in Osaka, our three governments intend to work with other members of the G20 to promote quality infrastructure development. (whitehouse.gov)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 10, 2000 Contact: Lawrence J. Goodrich, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240 The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom wrote to President Clinton August 8 urging that he raise with President Obasanjo of Nigeria "the need for his government to. (uscirf.gov)
  • A longitudinal, repeated-measures study of US state-level infant mortality and state and local government spending for the years 2000-2016, the most recent data available. (aappublications.org)
  • Since 1950, AGA has served government accountability professionals by providing quality education, fostering professional development and certification for its members who are government accountants, auditors, budget, and finance professionals. (wikipedia.org)
  • It supports the development of standards and research to advance accountability at all levels of government. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has a particular focus on accountability and government performance. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Institute's research arm has sponsored a series of forums, research, and recommendations to bring insight and transformation to the federal government by emphasizing the importance of performance, accountability, and transparency in government and to disseminate the leading best practices to government managers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Sarbanes-Oxley, Gramm-Leach-Bliley, Patriot and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability (HIPAA) Acts - as well as the Government Paperwork Elimination and Reduction Act - require government at the state, local, and federal levels, to employ reliable and efficient data-storage technology. (fujitsu.com)
  • The Mercatus Center at George Mason University is a research, education, and outreach organization that works with scholars, policy experts, and government officials to connect academic learning and real-world practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • Just six days after the fall of the Fulgencio Batista dictatorship in Cuba, U.S. officials recognize the new provisional government of the island nation. (history.com)
  • The fall of the pro-American government of Batista was cause for grave concern among U.S. officials. (history.com)
  • Dulles and other U.S. officials may have viewed recognition of the new Cuban government as a way to forestall the ascension to power of more radical elements in the Cuban revolution. (history.com)
  • A federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled Monday that public officials in nine western states--including California--can be sued individually when they vote to pay punitive damage awards for a police officer found liable for brutality. (latimes.com)
  • The United States did not pledge a specific amount, because the money is tied up in legalities, including U.S. and U.N. sanctions, U.S. officials said. (washingtonpost.com)
  • For weeks, U.S. officials have stopped short of official diplomatic recognition because of concerns about whether a post-Gaddafi government set up by rebel leaders would be truly inclusive politically and geographically. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Strange.Just a couple of years ago, an Arizona resident collected certified medical blood test documents from seriously ill Arizonians and sent them to various State and Federal elected officials demanding an investigation. (causes.com)
  • Government agencies can easily publish information on the latest content on programs using Lotus Web Content Management software. (ibm.com)
  • The existing survey literature on e-government has primarily examined the features of e-government in terms of content and accessibility. (igi-global.com)
  • The United States Government Manual is the official handbook of the federal government , published annually by the Office of the Federal Register and printed and distributed by the United States Government Printing Office . (wikipedia.org)
  • Government Printing Office" redirects here. (wikipedia.org)
  • For other uses, see Government Printing Office (disambiguation) . (wikipedia.org)
  • formerly the United States Government Printing Office ) is an agency of the legislative branch of the United States federal government . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Government Printing Office was created by congressional joint resolution (12 Stat. 117 ) on June 23, 1860. (wikipedia.org)
  • A summary statement of the agency's purpose and role in the Federal Government. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Federal Digital System (FDsys) offers freely downloadable PDF copies of the U.S. Government Manual for 1995-96 and all subsequent editions to the present, and ASCII text copies from 1995-96 to 2009-2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are at least two dozen organizations that focus on management improvement at the federal level: Government Performance Coalition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through its research stipends and events, it facilitates discussion of new approaches to improving the effectiveness of government at the federal, state, local, and international levels. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Partnership is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to revitalize the federal government by inspiring a new generation to serve and by transforming the way government works. (wikipedia.org)
  • The office's mission is to prevent personnel from using their position in the federal government for personal gain (monetary or otherwise), and to prevent fraud and abuses of power. (faqs.org)
  • For example, court and congressional events take place in federal and state capitols. (wikitravel.org)
  • That is, the Constitution enumerates certain powers to the federal government, while the states retain the rest. (conservapedia.com)
  • and the judicial power, in the United States Supreme Court and in various inferior federal courts . (conservapedia.com)
  • Oct. 1 - From park closures to furloughed federal workers, the impact of the government shutdown is evident across the United States. (reuters.com)
  • From park closures to furloughed federal workers - the impact of the government shutdown is evident - across the U.S.. In New York City, the Statue of Liberty was closed to visitors - where ticket holders were offered refunds - or a boat ride around Liberty Island. (reuters.com)
  • In Washington, the shutdown closed museums, monuments and the National Zoo - and - in this city where the U.S. government is the number one employer - many shops and restaurants offered deals to federal workers forced to stay home without pay. (reuters.com)
  • The executive departments are the major operating units of the federal government, but many other agencies have important responsibilities for keeping the government and the economy working smoothly. (countrystudies.us)
  • The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) coordinates the work of federal, state, and local agencies in responding to floods, hurricanes, earthquakes, and other natural disasters. (countrystudies.us)
  • The Federal Reserve Board is the governing body of the Federal Reserve System, the central bank of the United States. (countrystudies.us)
  • The Federal Reserve regulates private banking institutions, works to contain systemic risk in financial markets, and provides certain financial services to the U.S. government, the public, and financial institutions. (countrystudies.us)
  • A departmental headquarters of a U.S. federal government agency leveraged VMware to transform desktop delivery from a physical, client-server, manual-touch business model to a totally virtualized, cloud-delivered, infrastructure-as-a-service model. (vmware.com)
  • Before making a release determination, the FOIA Office often coordinates with other Federal agencies, foreign governments, and commercial entities whose information may be contained in USTR records. (ustr.gov)
  • The link you selected is for a destination outside of the Federal Government. (cpsc.gov)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2003 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WASHINGTON-- The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), an independent and bipartisan federal agency, has written to President Bush urging. (uscirf.gov)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 6, 2009 Contact: Anu Narasimhan Communications Department, [email protected] (540) 230-6670 WASHINGTON, D.C. - The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), an independent, bipartisan federal agency advising the. (uscirf.gov)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 22, 2008 Contact: Judith Ingram, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 127 [email protected] WASHINGTON - The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, an independent, bipartisan federal agency. (uscirf.gov)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 6, 2007 Contact: Judith Ingram, Communications Director, (202) 523-3240, ext. 127 WASHINGTON-The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, an independent, bipartisan federal agency, has sent a letter to Secretary of State Condoleezza. (uscirf.gov)
  • IBM services, hardware, and software are widely used by governments globally, and WebSphere Portal has been used by 30 U.S. Federal Government agencies, 22 U.S. states, every G8 country and 10 of the 16 Middle East countries. (ibm.com)
  • The noble ideals of union were swamped by devotion to local interests, class conflict, regional jealousy, states' rights, and dark suspicions about corruption, subversion of democracy, and the exercise of what some deemed overweening federal power. (jhu.edu)
  • The Public Inspection page on FederalRegister.gov offers a preview of documents scheduled to appear in the next day's Federal Register issue. (federalregister.gov)
  • There have been 12 federal government shutdowns since 1981, when the Attorney General first interpreted budgetary law to permit such actions. (mondaq.com)
  • Of all the cases working their way through the federal court system none is more interesting or potentially more life changing than Juliana v. United States. (cbsnews.com)
  • Even the federal government now acknowledges in its response to the lawsuit that the effects of climate change are already happening and likely to get worse, especially for young people who will have to deal with them for the long term. (cbsnews.com)
  • Trading Economics provides the current actual value, an historical data chart and related indicators for United States - Real government consumption expenditures and gross investments: Federal: Health - last updated from the United States Federal Reserve on October of 2020. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • Recently, the Federal Circuit issued a series of decisions that address the rights and immunities that the federal and state government have when they become party to a post-grant proceeding before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). (mondaq.com)
  • In Regents of the University of Minnesota v. LSI Corp. , the Federal Circuit held that state sovereign immunity does not apply in inter partes review proceedings. (mondaq.com)
  • State governments typically have sovereign immunity and are not subject to lawsuits in federal court 4 , but a state may waive sovereign immunity and consent to suit. (mondaq.com)
  • 5 However, state sovereign immunity does not bar a federal agency from bringing an enforcement action against a state. (mondaq.com)
  • Return Mail sued the United States Postal Service (USPS) in the Court of Federal Claims, alleging that the USPS had infringed Return Mail s patent for processing undeliverable mail. (mondaq.com)
  • Return Mail appealed the PTAB s decision to the Federal Circuit, which held that the U.S. government is a person eligible to petition for CBM review and affirmed the PTAB s invalidity decision. (mondaq.com)
  • The patent statutes do not define person, and, in the absence of context indicating otherwise, courts apply the U.S. Code s Dictionary Act to interpret statutes, which excludes the federal government from its definition of person. (mondaq.com)
  • In concluding that the context of the AIA is insufficient to overcome the presumption, the Court rejected the USPS s argument that person, as used in 311 and 321, should include the federal government because 207 expressly authorizes federal agencies to apply for and obtain patents. (mondaq.com)
  • Title 31 Money and Finance covers the Budget, the Fiscal Process and Program Information including appropriations and appropriations accounting as well as public debt including the borrowing authority in relation to the public debt limit, General duties of the Secretary of the Treasury, Audits by agencies, Federal payments to State and Local Governments, and more. (gpo.gov)
  • Individuals, policy makers, and investors in the American economy, as well as lobbyists, economists, financial analysts, and financial brokers may be interested in the laws surrounding the fiscal process and money management of the US Federal Government. (gpo.gov)
  • United States Department of Government Ethics. (faqs.org)
  • This page publicly reports the U.S. Department of State's progress in meeting the requirements of the Digital Government Strategy and implementing the Open Data Policy. (state.gov)
  • In order to comply with the FSCP, an inter-bureau working group within the State Department has drafted policy to address the technical implementation of the FSCP mandates. (state.gov)
  • The Department of State will also continue to participate actively in the bi-weekly interagency coordination meetings facilitated by OMB as it strives to achieve the objectives of the policy memorandum. (state.gov)
  • The letter from the State Department suggests that ACTA came about to help "answer the legislative call" of the PRO-IP Act, even though ACTA was announced the year before, in October 2007. (webpronews.com)
  • No agencies can conclude an international agreement in the name of the United States without first consulting with the State Department. (webpronews.com)
  • The determination of whether an agreement is an international agreement for this purpose must be made by the Office of the Legal Advisor to the State Department (and not the USTR). (webpronews.com)
  • State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration for the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations nomination. (wikipedia.org)
  • This E-Government Strategic Plan provides the Department s E-Government Framework and a path forward to becoming a digital department to better support DOL s customers. (dol.gov)
  • The Plan identifies the following activities that the Department will pursue in the near term in support of its E-Government strategy. (dol.gov)
  • In conjunction with the implementation of these activities, the Department will develop biannual E-Government progress reports using its E-Government scorecard and the E-Government maturity model, which will serve as the basis for integrated action plans. (dol.gov)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2002 The Honorable Colin L. Powell Secretary of State United States Department of State Washington, DC 20520 Dear Secretary Powell: As envisioned in the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 (IRFA), the U.S. Commission on International Religious. (uscirf.gov)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 9, 2009 Contact: [email protected] (202) 523-3240, ext. 114 WASHINGTON -- The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom is seriously concerned that the Department of Homeland Security(DHS) has failed to properly implement many of the. (uscirf.gov)
  • The U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Justice issued a significant guidance document stating that transgender students should be provided rights and opportunities consistent with their gender identity. (mondaq.com)
  • The United States Department of the Treasury - Internal Revenue Service - Alcohol and Tobacco Tax Division has been absorbed by or is a component of the following. (odmp.org)
  • The United States Department of the Treasury - Internal Revenue Service - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms has been absorbed by or is a component of the following. (odmp.org)
  • In Return Mail Inc. v. United States Postal Service , the Supreme Court held that the U.S. government is not a person capable of challenging the validity of an issued patent before the PTAB. (mondaq.com)
  • Types === There are a few notable types of government buildings: the main ones are the capitol buildings, which are found in Washington DC and state capital cities. (wikitravel.org)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 13, 2009 Contact:Robert Schwarzwalder, Acting Director of Communications [email protected] (202) 523-3240, ext. 127 WASHINGTON, DC - The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) yesterday sent the following letter to Secretary. (uscirf.gov)
  • Evidence suggests that government expenditures on non-health care services can reduce infant mortality, but it is unclear what types of spending have the greatest impact among groups at highest risk. (aappublications.org)
  • News that the United States would recognize the rebel government as the legitimate authority in Libya spread quickly in the rugged desert mountains south of Tripoli, where rebel fighters have been battling Libyan troops . (washingtonpost.com)
  • Media Center » Video Immigration News In October of this year, the United States will start to take submissions for the Green Card Lottery to determine who the recipients will be for 55,000. (workpermit.com)
  • Media Center » Video Immigration News Many governments of the world are currently changing and reforming their immigration and migration laws and regulations. (workpermit.com)
  • A government Web portal helps present information from diverse sources in a unified way and delivers other services, such as e-mail and news. (ibm.com)
  • Under the United States Constitution , government in the United States is organized according to a system of dual sovereignty . (conservapedia.com)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 17, 2003 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WASHINGTON - The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has written President Bush raising its concerns that the constitution currently. (uscirf.gov)
  • Yet within a decade of the Constitution the high-minded goal of knitting the states together gave way to bitter debates over who was to get what facilities. (jhu.edu)
  • These decisions bring clarity to the extent to which a governmental entity can participate in PTAB proceedings, and may have implications for private entities that work with the government or work in technology spaces that the government also operates in. (mondaq.com)
  • 2 Thus, parties sued for infringement by state entities retain the ability to challenge the validity of the asserted patent before the PTAB rather than being limited to challenging validity in district court. (mondaq.com)
  • In 1948, the Afrikaner Nationalist Government became the ruling party in South Africa and instituted the brutal system known as. (tradebit.com)
  • SOUNDBITE: SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE JOHN BOEHNER, SAYING: "I am disappointed in the actions of the United States Senate this morning rejecting the bill passed by the house last night. (reuters.com)
  • The U.S. Senate votes to confirm Trump nominee William Barr as United States Attorney General with a vote of 54-45. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Vice President of the United States shall be President of the Senate, but shall have no vote, unless they be equally divided. (wikibooks.org)
  • United States Congressional Serial Set, Serial No. 14936, Senate Documents Nos. (gpo.gov)
  • United States Congressional Serial Set, Serial No. 14943, Senate Reports Nos. (gpo.gov)
  • Committee on Government Operations. (openlibrary.org)
  • The Special Committee on Decolonization today approved a draft resolution calling on the Government of the United States to assume its responsibility to expedite a process that would allow the people of Puerto Rico to exercise fully their right to self-determination and independence. (un.org)
  • Approving the text without a vote, the Special Committee called on the United States to move forward with a process to allow the Puerto Rican people to take decisions in a sovereign manner, and to address their urgent economic and social needs, including unemployment, marginalization, insolvency and poverty. (un.org)
  • Also by the text, the Special Committee urged the United States Government to complete the return of occupied land and installations on Vieques Island and in Ceiba to the Puerto Rican people, and to expedite and cover the costs of cleaning up and decontaminating areas previously used for military exercises, with a view to protecting the health of their inhabitants and the environment. (un.org)
  • Further by the text, the Special Committee called upon the President of the United States to release, without delay, the Puerto Rican political prisoner Oscar López Rivera, who had served more than 35 years in a United States prison for reasons relating to the Puerto Rican quest for independence. (un.org)
  • Throughout the day, the Special Committee heard from dozens of petitioners, many of whom stressed that the sovereign state of Borinken did not recognize the legitimacy of the United States Government over the Territory's people, describing all actions taken by the imperial Power there as illegal. (un.org)
  • One petitioner underlined that the state of Borinken should not have to wait another 30 or 40 years to have its due freedom, adding that action by the Special Committee could be a significant step forward that could lead to the end of Puerto Rico's colonial status. (un.org)
  • United Nations Conference on International Organization (1945: San Francisco, Calif. (smu.edu)
  • Less than two years later, the United States severed diplomatic relations, and in April 1961, unleashed a disastrous-and ineffectual-attack by Cuban exile forces against the Castro government (the Bay of Pigs invasion). (history.com)
  • Despite a 71% decline in infant mortality in the United States between 1961 and 2010, infants in the United States had a 76% greater risk of death in the early part of the 21st century compared with 19 other developed nations. (aappublications.org)
  • The Department's FSCP Working Group is building a Departmental Source Code Inventory and Repository, leading to the work of State computer coders being available to other government agencies and computer analysts worldwide. (state.gov)
  • Comments or questions on the Department's Digital Strategy may be sent to [email protected] . (state.gov)
  • Our new design makes it easier to find and learn about the State Department's programs and services-from passports and visas to learning how U.S. diplomacy benefits the American people. (state.gov)
  • Second, in citing the PRO-IP Act of 2008, the State Department's letter highlights the haphazard and unusual way in which ACTA has been concluded. (webpronews.com)
  • Although the State Department's letter stopped short of calling ACTA a Congressional-Executive Agreement, it certainly seemed intended to give that impression. (webpronews.com)
  • ISTANBUL - The United States granted Libyan rebel leaders full diplomatic recognition as the governing authority of Libya on Friday, a move that could give the cash-strapped rebels access to more than $30 billion in frozen assets that once belonged to Moammar Gaddafi. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The epidemiology of malaria among U.S. government personnel attached to diplomatic posts has not been reported. (ajtmh.org)
  • Prevention of malaria among U.S. Government employees attached to diplomatic posts should particularly focus on those serving in sub-Saharan Africa and malarious areas of Asia. (ajtmh.org)
  • The success of the 2020 presidential election could hinge on a most unlikely government agency: the U.S. Postal Service. (ap.org)
  • During presidential election years, the Coalition sponsors events to highlight the importance of good government management issues in the campaign and to prepare materials that would be helpful to the winning candidate's incoming political appointees. (wikipedia.org)
  • A large literature on retrospective voting in the United States finds that the president's party is rewarded in presidential elections for strong economic performance and punished for weak performance. (cambridge.org)
  • The secretary counseled President Dwight D. Eisenhower to recognize the Urrutia government, since it seemed to be "free from Communist taint" and interested in "friendly relations with the United States. (history.com)
  • Please cite Government Information Resources , Southern Methodist University as the source of this file . (smu.edu)
  • In broadening the public understanding of government and its work, an enlightened democracy can grow and prosper. (bookdepository.com)
  • United States Government: Our Democracy allows high school students to master an understanding of the structure, function, and powers of government at all levels. (mheducation.com)
  • The United States Office of Government Ethics (OGE) is charged with setting standards intended to regulate and ensure ethical conduct of personnel within the executive branch. (faqs.org)
  • Office of Management and Budget , United States. (google.com)
  • We'll all figure it out together, just me, my government, and that man in the polo shirt who hangs out outside my gynecologist's office holding the sign with the fake bloody fetus on it. (mcsweeneys.net)
  • Special Analyses of the United States Government , Fiscal Year 1978 , Executive Office of the President, Office of Management and Budget, pp. 260, 277, and 278. (google.com.my)
  • The activities of the GPO are defined in the public printing and documents chapters of Title 44 of the United States Code . (wikipedia.org)
  • The name and title of any person or role roughly equivalent to a U.S. Chief of State. (nationmaster.com)
  • Head of government includes the name and title of the top administrative leader who is designated to manage the day-to-day activities of the government. (nationmaster.com)
  • Since the 1990s, the United States has consistently had the highest rates of infant mortality compared with other developed nations. (aappublications.org)
  • Welcome to the United Nations. (un.org)
  • Governor Alejandro García Padilla of Puerto Rico pointed out that the United Nations recognized the political sovereignty of Puerto Rico as an autonomous political entity, adding that the posture of the United States Government was incompatible with what was said within the General Assembly. (un.org)
  • Other petitioners expressed serious concern over the imposition of capital punishment in Puerto Rico, saying the death penalty was a demonstration of subjugation, contrary to the United Nations Charter and a denial of the fundamental human right. (un.org)
  • I was just wondering if in addition to the $52 million for Guaidó, are there any plans for the United States to support the United Nations-led humanitarian efforts within Venezuela, as well as any funding for other countries in the region with respect to migrants? (usaid.gov)
  • Fujitsu scanners meet the demanding requirements of government offices with image-processing solutions that include the world's fastest scanners (capturing up to 180 images per minute. (fujitsu.com)
  • U.S. Government agencies are asked to "build a 21st century digital Government that delivers better digital services to the American people. (state.gov)
  • The Project Open Data website is a collection of supporting code, tools, and case studies designed help agencies adopt the Open Data Policy and help users unlock the potential of government data. (state.gov)
  • Government agencies are deploying secure digital workspaces across use cases and mission programs, enabling anytime, anywhere, on any device access to government data and applications while transforming citizen service delivery. (vmware.com)
  • Citrix solutions for state and local government simplify the complexity of providing high availability app and data access to employees, mobile workers, first responders, contractors, and vendors of state and local agencies. (citrix.com)
  • IBM ) today announced that it has accelerated the delivery of government services for a variety of public agencies, including Los Angeles County , the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission , the City of Helsinki , and the Finnish Defence Forces with the help of IBM software. (ibm.com)
  • Government agencies can quickly set up and manage business portals to help ensure efficient delivery of services to citizens, such as on-line tax information and local emergency and disaster updates. (ibm.com)
  • We are pleased that government agencies worldwide are using IBM technologies to help deliver exceptional Web experiences to their constituents, and are winning awards for doing so," said Larry Bowden, vice president, Portals and Mashups, IBM. (ibm.com)
  • Importantly, the Trilateral Partnership intends to work with governments of the Indo-Pacific to support and encourage infrastructure projects that adhere to international standards and principles for development, including openness, transparency, and fiscal sustainability. (whitehouse.gov)
  • Fiscal Year 1997," Budget of the United States Government - Appendix (February 5, 1996). (stlouisfed.org)
  • Using internal improvements as his vehicle, John Lauritz Larson seeks to "illustrate the complex interaction of different strains of revolutionary republicanism with the actual practice of politics and government under new constitutions in environments of clashing interests and rapidly changing conditions-instabilities that were exaggerated by the Revolution itself" (pp. 2-3). (jhu.edu)
  • The United States has a history of citizen, nonprofit, and other non-partisan groups advocating good government that reaches back to the late-19th-century municipal-level Progressive Movement (see Progressivism in the United States Municipal Administration) and the development of governmental professional associations in the early part of the 20th century, such as the American Public Human Services Association and the International City/County Management Association. (wikipedia.org)
  • This category contains government-related articles concerning the history of the United States . (wikimedia.org)
  • But the 1995-96 shutdown endured for 21 days, and in October 2013 the last such event in our nation's history, the government hung a "Sorry, We're Closed" sign on its front door for 16 days. (mondaq.com)
  • History of malaria in the United States Naval Forces at war: World War I through the Vietnam conflict. (ajtmh.org)
  • These often give tourists an idea of the successes of that state or country, and local resources (such as minerals or rocks) and political portraits are commonly displayed in these exhibits. (wikitravel.org)
  • The flags of independent states are used by their dependencies unless there is an officially recognized local flag. (nationmaster.com)
  • The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) works with state and local governments throughout the United States to control and abate pollution in the air and water and to deal with problems related to solid waste, pesticides, radiation, and toxic substances. (countrystudies.us)
  • Citrix solutions for state and local government provide mobile support and remote access to applications, files, and forms, so workers save time that's best spent assisting clients and patients. (citrix.com)
  • Anytime, anywhere access to apps and information using Citrix solutions for state and local government greatly improves situational awareness and speeds response times, while protecting PII data. (citrix.com)
  • Citrix solutions for state and local government has a centralized approach that enables the use of low-cost thin clients as endpoint devices that are easy to lock down and replace if broken. (citrix.com)
  • Citrix solutions for state and local government also help you provide real-time information to travelers and staff, even when demand spikes. (citrix.com)
  • With Citrix solutions for state and local government, you can extend that same level of care to your mobile workers, giving them anytime, anywhere access from any device. (citrix.com)
  • Citrix solutions for state and local government ensure that confidential information is kept safe while still providing the necessary real-time access to all involved parties. (citrix.com)
  • State and local governments spend, on average, $9 per person. (aappublications.org)
  • By contrast, there is no clear consensus about whether politicians are held accountable for the local economy at other levels of government, nor how voters react to the economy in a complex system of multilevel responsibility. (cambridge.org)
  • In his remarks, U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Madagascar, Michael Pelletier, emphasized that, "The ACCESS health program is the largest health project the United States has ever funded in Madagascar, and continues the strong partnership between our two countries. (usaid.gov)
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Ohio governor's positive, then negative, tests for COVID-19 have provided fuel for skeptics of government pandemic mandates and critics of his often-aggressive policies. (ap.org)
  • Four years in, it is still very much alive, in part because the plaintiffs have amassed a body of evidence that will surprise even the skeptics and have forced the government to admit that the crisis is real. (cbsnews.com)
  • The burden of influenza disease in the United States can vary widely and is determined by a number of factors including the characteristics of circulating viruses, the timing of the season, how well the vaccine is working to protect against illness, and how many people got vaccinated. (cdc.gov)
  • Capitol buildings are like the headquarters of the state or country. (wikitravel.org)
  • The House of Representatives shall be composed of members chosen every second year by the people of the several states, and the electors in each state shall have the qualifications requisite for electors of the most numerous branch of the state legislature. (wikibooks.org)
  • Secretary of State John Foster Dulles overrode Smith's concerns. (history.com)
  • The rebels' Transitional National Council "has offered important assurances today, including the promise to pursue a process of democratic reform that is inclusive both geographically and politically," Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said in an explanation of the decision to other foreign ministers. (washingtonpost.com)
  • FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 17, 2003 Contact: Anne Johnson, Director of Communications, (202) 523-3240, ext. 27 WASHINGTON - The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has written Secretary of State Colin Powell urging the U.S. government to raise. (uscirf.gov)
  • Sign the Petition to United States Government · Stop Spraying Our Skies! (causes.com)
  • The results of this study confirm much of the existing qualitative research that management capacity and collaboration are critical elements of e-government adoption. (igi-global.com)
  • Did you mean zika and 'last 6 months'[dp] and English[lang] and ('public health' or government of community ) and 'united states' (79 results)? (nih.gov)
  • before the 1973/74 edition it was known as the United States Government Organization Manual . (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to Article III courts, state sovereign immunity has been held to apply in agency adjudications that are similar to court adjudications. (mondaq.com)
  • The Australian Government cannot intervene on your behalf if you do not meet your destination's entry or exit requirements. (smartraveller.gov.au)
  • USADA is the United States Anti-Doping Agency, the independent, non-governmental, national anti-doping agency for Olympic, Paralympic Pan American and Para panamerican sports in the United States. (healthfinder.gov)
  • 1) Under such terms and conditions as the President may direct, any agency of the United States Government may separate from Government service for a specified period any officer or employee of that agency who accepts employment with the Institute. (house.gov)
  • Death or retirement of any such officer or employee during approved service with the Institute and prior to reemployment or reinstatement shall be considered a death in or retirement from Government service for purposes of any employee or survivor benefits acquired by reason of service with an agency of the United States Government. (house.gov)
  • 4) Any officer or employee of an agency of the United States Government who entered into service with the Institute on approved leave of absence without pay prior to April 10, 1979, shall receive the benefits of this section for the period of such service. (house.gov)
  • ANTANANARIVO - The U.S. Government, through the U. S. Agency for International Development (USAID), together with Madagascar's Ministry of Public Health has officially launched the Accessible Continuum of Care and Essential Services Sustained (ACCESS) Activity -a five-year, $90-million health program that aims to improve and expand health services for the Malagasy people. (usaid.gov)
  • The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is the U.S. Government's preeminent foreign assistance agency. (usaid.gov)
  • When Vice President Al Gore started talking about reinventing government three years ago, one of his most frequent refrains was about the need to follow the lead of private business and make better use of modern electronic communication pathways, such as the Internet, to bring public service to the citizenry. (latimes.com)
  • An entry level representative government relations (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $56,505. (salaryexpert.com)
  • On the other end, a senior level representative government relations (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $98,885. (salaryexpert.com)
  • Representatives and direct taxes shall be apportioned among the several states which may be included within this union, according to their respective numbers, which shall be determined by adding to the whole number of free persons, including those bound to service for a term of years, and excluding Indians not taxed, three fifths of all other Persons. (wikibooks.org)
  • No person shall be a Senator who shall not have attained to the age of thirty years, and been nine years a citizen of the United States and who shall not, when elected, be an inhabitant of that state for which he shall be chosen. (wikibooks.org)
  • The government has known for over 50 years that burning fossil fuels would cause climate change. (cbsnews.com)
  • Steve Kroft: You're 11 years old, and you're suing the United States government, that's not what most 11-year-olds do, right? (cbsnews.com)
  • I met with the new prime minister of Sudan, that country's first civilian head of government in more than 30 years. (usaid.gov)
  • This research uses the citizen-initiated contacts with government literature as a way of understanding e-government effectiveness. (igi-global.com)
  • I met yesterday with the Venezuelan ambassador to the United States, Carlos Vecchio, and the rest of the Venezuelan delegation to announce $52 million in new funding to support the government of Interim President Juan Guaidó and the people of Venezuela as they seek to restore citizen-responsive democratic governance in that country. (usaid.gov)
  • It advocates for greater effectiveness in government, agents of goodwill and professionalism, publishers of democratic journalism, purveyors of progressive theory and practice, and providers of global citizenship. (wikipedia.org)
  • Together, they would form an interim government to rule in Gaddafi's place and then guide the country through democratic reforms and, ultimately, the election of a new government. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The onset of industrialization completed the "transfer of power from popular democratic governments to supposedly self-regulating markets" (p. 6), an outcome that was neither intended nor predictable. (jhu.edu)
  • I will thank him and his staff for the sustained courage and hard work on the front lines of the Ebola response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and our support of the government as they work to end this outbreak. (usaid.gov)
  • U.S. States and territories where GLOBE U.S. Partners are active can be accessed by selecting the Partners link on the left. (globe.gov)
  • and funds emergency planning throughout the United States and its territories. (countrystudies.us)
  • The strategy builds on several initiatives, including Executive Order 13571 , Streamlining Service Delivery and Improving Customer Service , and Executive Order 13576 , Delivering an Efficient, Effective, and Accountable Government . (state.gov)
  • We find that the president's party is held accountable for economic performance across nearly all levels of government. (cambridge.org)
  • A brief description of the legal system's historical roots, role in government, and acceptance of International Court of Justice (ICJ) jurisdiction. (nationmaster.com)