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.

Federal Contracts and Procurement

Federal contracts and procurement



Defense Contract Audit Agency (Defense Dept.), 8725 John Jay Kingman Rd., #2135, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060-6219; (703) 767-3200. Fax, (703) 767-3267. Anita Bales, Director. Inspector General hotline, (571) 448-3135. Press, (703) 697-5131.

General email,


Performs all contract audits for the Defense Dept. Provides Defense Dept. personnel responsible for procurement and contract administration with accounting and financial advisory services regarding the negotiation, administration, and settlement of contracts and subcontracts.

Defense Contract Management Agency (Defense Dept.), 14501 George Carter Way, 2nd Floor, Chantilly, VA 20151; (571) 521-1600. Vice Adm. David H. Lewis (USN), Director. FOIA, (804) 734-1466. Press, (804) 734-1492.

Web, and Twitter, @DCMAnews

Ensures the integrity of the contracting process, and provides a broad range of contract-procurement management services, including cost ...

  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles