The Washington Information Directory is the essential one-stop source for information on U.S. governmental and nongovernmental agencies and organizations. Organized topically, this thoroughly researched guide provides capsule descriptions and contact information that help users quickly and easily find the right person at the right organization. The Washington Information Directory offers three easy ways to find information: by name, by organization, and through detailed subject indexes. It focuses on the Washington metropolitan area - an organization must have an office in Washington to be listed. It also includes dozens of resource boxes on particular topics, organization charts for all federal agencies, and information about the FOIA and privacy legislation. With more than 10,000 listings and coverage of evolving presidential administration, the 2018 - 2019 Edition features contact information for the following: Congress and federal agencies Nongovernmental organizations Policy groups and political action committees Foundations and institutions Governors and other state officials U.S. ambassadors and foreign diplomats Congressional caucuses

Congressional Support Groups

Congressional support groups



For a listing of relevant congressional committees and subcommittees, please see page 781 or the Appendix.

Congressional Budget Office,FHOB, 2nd and D Sts. S.W., 4th Floor, 20515-6925; (202) 226-2600. Keith Hall, Director. Press, (202) 226-2602.

Web, and Twitter, @USCBO

Nonpartisan office that provides the House and Senate with analyses needed for economic and budget decisions, and with the information and estimates required for the congressional budget process.

Congressional Budget Office, Health, Retirement, and Long-Term Analysis,FHOB, 2nd and D Sts. S.W., 4th Floor, 20515-6925; (202) 226-2676. David Weaver, Assistant Director.


Analyzes federal programs and policies concerning health care and retirement, including Medicare, Medicaid, subsidies to be provided through health insurance exchanges, and Social Security. Responsible for long-term budget protection and analyses of long-term effects of ...

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