Washington Information Directory by CQ Press

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Now in its 27th year, this essential resource routes readers to the people, agencies, and organizations they need in Washington. Whether looking for information about campaign financing or reporting a missing Social Security check, Washington Information Directory is the fastest way to find out whom to contact and how best to reach them. Washington Information Directory is the one resource you can trust to navigate the complicated web of official Washington. The book is your one-stop source for the right information. Here's just a sample of what the Washington Information Directory can help you and your patrons to find quickly: Where to learn about federal grants and contracts; Whom to call for statistics on trade, health, or pollution; Which consumer groups are monitoring auto safety; How to reach the most influential media people in Washington; The e-mail address of your Representative or Senator. This essential reference is updated every year with hundreds of new listings. You'll find up-to-date contact information for: Federal agencies; Governors and other state officials; U.S. and foreign diplomats; Nonprofit organizations; Policy groups, foundations, and institutions; Congress and much more. Each listing provides complete contact information, including: names, phone numbers, fax numbers, Internet addresses, and street and mailing addresses, plus a brief description of each organization's purpose. The convenient chapter organization by subject and alphabetical arrangement of entries provide the fastest possible access to listings to help you and your patrons cut through the bureaucratic maze and avoid those frustrating run-arounds. You'll also find dozens of special information boxes and organization charts to clarify who does what. Indexes by name and subject make this the most accessible and useful directory you'll find anywhere.
 

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Published June 1, 2002 by CQ-Roll Call Group Books. 1050 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference.