The Washington Information Directory (WID) is a topically organized reference resource that lists contact information for federal agencies and nongovernmental organizations in the Washington metro area along with a brief paragraph describing what each organization does related to that topic. In addition, WID pulls together 55 organization charts for federal agencies, congressional resources related to each chapter topic, hotline and contact information for various specific areas of interest (from Food Safety Resources to internships in Washington), and an extensive list of active congressional caucuses and contact details. WID has two appendices, one with thorough information on congresspersons and committees, and the second with governors and embassies.

Congress at Work

Congress at work

See 116th Congress (p. 855) for members’ offices and committee assignments and for rosters of congressional committees and subcommittees.



For a listing of relevant congressional committees and subcommittees, please see page 787 or the Appendix.

House Recording Studio, 2010 RHOB, 20515; (202) 225-3941. Fax, (202) 225-0707. Mike Allen, Director.

Assists House members in making tape recordings. Provides daily gavel-to-gavel television coverage of House floor proceedings.

Interparliamentary Affairs, HC4 CAP, 20515; (202) 226-1766. Kate Knudson, Director.

Assists the House Speaker with international travel and the reception of foreign legislators.

Interparliamentary Services, 808 SHOB, 20510; (202) 224-3047. Sally Walsh, Director.

Provides support to senators participating in interparliamentary conferences and other international travel. Responsible for financial, administrative, and protocol functions.

Office of Photography, U.S. House of Representatives, B302 RHOB, 20515; (202) 225-2840. ...

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