Web site last updated: 19 September 2021

Welcome to governmentattic.org

governmentattic.org provides electronic copies of thousands of interesting Federal Government documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act.  Fascinating historical documents, reports on items in the news, oddities and fun stuff and government bloopers, they're all here.  Think of browsing this site as rummaging through the Government's Attic -- hence our name.   Our motto: Videre licet.

governmentattic.org has two file sections: FOIA Logs and Documents.
To get to the actual documents, click on the above links: "DOCUMENTS" or "FOIA LOGS"

Or use our site search:

 

             Like Us on Facebook    Like us on Facebook

NOTE: links to newly added items are live on this page.  Permanent storage of links will remain on the main index pages available through either the "DOCUMENTS" or "FOIA LOGS" links above.

Newly added files listings/links:

NEW List of National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) Inspector General (OIG) Investigations closed 2020 - [PDF 1 MB 20-Sep-2021]

NEW List of National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) Inspector General (OIG) Investigations closed 2018-2019 - [PDF 750 KB 20-Sep-2021]

NEW Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Records Regarding Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Backlog 2017-2020 - [PDF 3.8 MB 20-Sep-2021]

NEW Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Mandatory Declassification Review (MDR) Request Log, FY2011 - FY2016 - [PDF 6.1 MB 20-Sep-2021]

NEW List of Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Inspector General (OIG) Investigations Closed 2006 - 2009 - [PDF 1.7 MB 20-Sep-2021]

NEW US Office of Special Counsel (OSC) Formal nonpublic Hatch Act advisory opinions and warning letters issued January 1-June 11, 2021 - [PDF 2.6 MB 20-Sep-2021]

NEW Department of Commerce (DOC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Various Final Reports of Investigations Closed 2013-2019 - [PDF 35 MB 13-Sep-2021]

NEW Department of Commerce (DOC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Reports from each Commerce Dept OIG investigation involving the Census Bureau, CY 2020 - [PDF 8.4 MB 13-Sep-2021]

NEW Department of Commerce (DOC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) Report of Investigation 19-0108 - Waste of Government Resources Management Matters - 2020 - [PDF 8.5 MB 13-Sep-2021]

NEW Occupational Safety And Health Review Commission (OSHRC) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Case Logs 2013-2020 - [PDF 8.4 MB 13-Sep-2021]

NEW Eight Issues of the International Trade Administration (ITA) News You Can Use internal employee newsletter, 2019-2020 - [PDF 3.2 MB 13-Sep-2021]

NEW List of Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Inspector General (OIG) Investigations Closed CY2020 - [PDF 800 KB 13-Sep-2021]

NEW Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Real Property Capital Plan FY 2021-2025, 2020 - [PDF 7 MB 06-Sep-2021]

NEW Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Chief of Procurement Operations Strategic Plan FY 2019-2021 and Annual Progress Report FY 2019 - [PDF 5.4 MB 06-Sep-2021]

NEW Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Position Description for the DHS Historian 2021 (records are undated) - [PDF 3 MB 06-Sep-2021]

NEW Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) List of closed SEC OIG Investigations, 2020 - [PDF 1 MB 06-Sep-2021]

NEW United States Secret Service (Secret Service) Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Case Logs October-December 2020 - [PDF 9.6 MB 06-Sep-2021]

NEW Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Task Order National Name Check Program (NNCO) 2018-2020 (record undated) - [PDF 1.5 MB 06-Sep-2021]

UPDATED National Security Agency (NSA) Military Cryptanalytics Part III by Lambros D. Callimahos, October 1977 - [PDF 26 MB 30-Aug-2021]

NEW National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Various Course Materials: Rules of the Road for Conducting Accident Investigations, Managing Communications Following a Major Aviation Accident or Incident, NTSB Investigations: What Legal Professionals Need to Know 2013-2016 - [PDF 48 MB 30-Aug-2021]

NEW National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) presentation slides used for the Media Relations Division staff training course entitled, Managing Communications During an Aircraft Accident or Incident 2020 - [PDF 11 MB 30-Aug-2021]

NEW National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Class syllabus on Basic Aircraft Accident Investigation Course 2016 - [PDF 1 MB 30-Aug-2021]

NEW Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) U.S. Bomb Data Center (USBDC) Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) 2010 - [PDF 1.7 MB 30-Aug-2021]

NEW Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Selected Inspector General (OIG) Reports 2013-2019 -  [PDF 20 MB 30-Aug-2021]

NEW US Air Force Historical Reports of the Air Technical Intelligence Center (ATIC) June 1951-December 1955 - [PDF 74 MB 23-Aug-2021]
NOTE: This is a large file; 74 Megabytes

NEW National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Transition Briefing Documents for the Incoming Biden Administration 2020 - [PDF 5.3 MB 23-Aug-2021]

NEW Secretary of Interior Order (No 3384) creating the Bureau of Trust Funds Administration for Indian Lands (BTFA) 2020 - [PDF 2.4 MB 23-Aug-2021]

NEW Letters/correspondence from the White House to the Smithsonian Institution (SI), Jan 1, 2017 - April 7, 2021 - [PDF 19 MB 23-Aug-2021]

NEW Smithsonian Institution (SI) Meeting minutes, National Air and Space Museum Board, 2006-2016 - [PDF 8 MB 23-Aug-2021]

NEW Smithsonian Institution (SI) Meeting minutes, National Zoo Park Advisory Board, 2010-2015 -  [PDF 2 MB 23-Aug-2021]

NEW National Security Agency (NSA) Records Management Policy Office Newsletters, “The Record,” July 2012 - Aug 2014 - [PDF 19 MB 16-Aug-2021]

NEW U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) Transition Briefing Documents for the Incoming Biden Administration 2020 -  [PDF 13 MB 16-Aug-2021]

NEW U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) Policies on Nuclear Energy Project Investment 2020 - [PDF 21 MB 16-Aug-2021]

NEW Development Finance Corporation (DFC) Report on Coordination between the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) 2019 - [PDF 1.7 MB 16-Aug-2021]

NEW U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) Congressional Correspondence Log 2019-2021 - [PDF 2.6 MB 16-Aug-2021]

NEW U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) Administrative Policies from the internal DFC SharePoint/intranet/employee site 2021 - [PDF 1.5 MB 16-Aug-2021]

NEW List of Department of Labor (DOL) Office of Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed 2020 - [PDF 1.6 MB 09-Aug-2021]

NEW List of Department of Labor (DOL) Office of Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed 2018-2019 -  [PDF 1.7 MB 09-Aug-2021]

NEW List of Department of Labor (DOL) Office of Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed 2015-2016 - [PDF 1.8 MB 09-Aug-2021]

NEW Department of Labor (DOL) Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) Cover page of each report provided by Advanced Analytical Consulting Group (AACG), 2015 - 2019 - [PDF 1 MB 09-Aug-2021] 

NEW List of Comprehensive Monitoring and Evaluation Plans (CMEPs) from the Bureau of International Labor Affairs (ILAB) Office of Child Labor, Forced Labor and Human Trafficking (OFCT) 2019 - [PDF 1 MB 09-Aug-2021]

NEW Closing documents for nine (9) Office of the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community (IC IG) Closed Investigations 2012-2013 - [PDF 3.8 MB 09-Aug-2021]

NEW BIOLOGICAL WARFARE, Report To The Secretary Of War by Mr. George W. Merck, Special Consultant For Biological Warfare, "The Merck Report" 1945 - [PDF 620 KB 02-Aug-2021]

NEW U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command (USACIDC) Report of Investigation (ROI) re: Missing Biological Select Agents and Toxins - Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis Virus (VEEV) 2009-2012 - [PDF 1.9 MB 02-Aug-2021]

NEW Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) FDIC 101 Presentation for Congressional Staff 2019 -  [PDF 5.8 MB 02-Aug-2021]

NEW Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) FDIC Capital Improvement Plan 2021–2026, 2020 - [PDF 1.5 MB 02-Aug-2021]

NEW Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Office of Inspector General (OIG) investigations closed during CY 2020 - [PDF 1 MB 02-Aug-2021]

NEW U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) [formerly OPIC] listing of Impact Quotients (IQ's) for each DFC project for which an IQ has been calculated 2021 - [PDF 2.7 MB 02-Aug-2021]

NEW National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Communication Plan and Employee Webpages for Total Workplace Solutions and Headquarters Relocation 2013-2015 - [PDF 27 MB 26-Jul-2021]

UPDATED National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Transition Briefing Documents for the Incoming Biden Administration 2020 - [PDF 58 MB 26-Jul-2021]

NEW Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) After Action Report on Gotham Shield Exercise 2017 -  [PDF 1.3 MB 26-Jul-2021]

NEW Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Final Reports on FEMA Exercise Southern Exposure 2015 - [PDF 21 MB 26-Jul-2021]

NEW Coast Guard (USCG) Emails in the Office of Governmental and Public Affairs which contain certain keywords January 6-7, 2021 - [PDF 6.3 MB 26-Jul-2021]

NEW US Coast Guard (USCG) Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and USCG Office of the Chief Administrative Law Judge 2007 - [PDF 4 MB 26-Jul-2021]
 

 Most documents here are stored as Adobe PDF files. If you do not have the Adobe Reader, you can obtain it free from Adobe.com here:   Get Adobe Reader

 

The governmentattic.org web site (“the site”) is a First Amendment free speech web site, and is noncommercial and free to the public.  The site and materials made available on the site are for reference only.  The governmentattic.org web site and its principals have made every effort to make information as complete and as accurate as possible, however, there may be mistakes and omissions, both typographical and in content.  The governmentattic.org web site and its principals shall have neither liability nor responsibility to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damage caused, or alleged to have been caused, directly or indirectly, by the information provided on the governmentattic.org web site.

The public records published on this site were obtained from government agencies using proper legal channels.  Each document is identified as to the source.  Any concerns about the contents of this website should be directed to the agency originating the document in question.  GovernmentAttic.org is not responsible for the contents of documents published on the website.

SOURCES OF FUNDING: The Government Attic website receives no funding from any outside source.  All costs are paid for by the site owners.