Daily Briefing: February 25

Federal Agencies

Select one federal agency (probably one you’ve heard of) from this comprehensive list of links  to learn more about it. then answer these questions:

  1. Who is the director?  What did he/she do before heading this agency/department?
  2. What is the agency’s mission? 
  3. does it have regulatory authority?
  4. Which congressional committee has oversight of it?
  5. What seems to be the agency’s chief concern or what is it involved in lately?