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The Plum Book (United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions): 2008 Edition

The United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions (Plum Book) (1.26 MB, 210 pages) has been made available in its entirety, as a single PDF file. GPO has refined the 2008 Plum Book by adding bookmarks to it and optimizing it for the web. In addition, the entire report is also available in TEXT format (1.91 MB).

The report is also available as a collection of smaller PDFs arranged in the browse table below based on the Plum Book's table of contents. You can download entire chapters (such as the Legislative Branch or Executive Branch Departments), or just information on individual commissions, councils,corporations, departments, offices, etc... The majority of the PDF files in the browse table are between 30 KB and 90 KB; the PDFs of the whole chapters range from 40 KB to 900 KB.

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United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions (2008 Edition)
Committee on Governmental Reform, U.S. House of Representatives
110th Congress, 2d Session
Legislative Branch | Executive Branch | Departments
Independent Agencies and Government Corporations | Appendices
Document Title File Format
Architect of the Capitol PDF
Government Accountability Office PDF
Government Printing Office PDF
Library of Congress PDF
United States Tax Court PDF
White House Office PDF
Office of Policy Development PDF
Office of Administration PDF
Office of Management and Budget PDF
Council of Economic Advisors PDF
Council on Environmental Quality PDF
Office of the U.S. Trade Representative PDF
Office of Science and Technology Policy PDF
Office of National Drug Control Policy PDF
National Security Council PDF
Department of Agriculture PDF
Department of Commerce PDF
Department of Defense PDF
Office of the Secretary
Air Force
Department of Education PDF
Department of Energy PDF
Department of Health and Human Services PDF
Department of Homeland Security PDF
Department of Housing and Urban Development PDF
Department of the Interior PDF
Department of Justice PDF
Department of Labor PDF
Department of State PDF
Department of Transportation PDF
Department of Treasury PDF
Department of Veterans Affairs PDF
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation PDF
American Battle Monuments Commission PDF
Appalachian Regional Commission PDF
Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board (United States Access Board) PDF
Arctic Research Commission PDF
Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation PDF
Broadcasting Board of Governors PDF
Central Intelligence Agency PDF
Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board PDF
Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation PDF
Commission on Civil Rights PDF
Commission of Fine Arts PDF
Committee for Purchase from People Who are Blind or Severely Disabled PDF
Commodity Futures Trading Commission PDF
Consumer Product Safety Commission PDF
Corporation for National and Community Service PDF
Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency for the District of Columbia PDF
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board PDF
Delta Regional Authority PDF
Environmental Protection Agency PDF
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission PDF
Export-Import Bank of the United States PDF
Farm Credit Administration PDF
Federal Communications Commission PDF
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation PDF
Federal Election Commission PDF
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission PDF
Federal Housing Finance Board PDF
Federal Labor Relations Authorities PDF
Federal Maritime Commission PDF
Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service PDF
Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission PDF
Federal Reserve System PDF
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board PDF
Federal Trade Commission PDF
General Services Administration PDF
Harry S Truman Scholarship Foundation PDF
Interagency Council on the Homeless PDF
Inter-American Foundation PDF
International Boundary and Water Commission PDF
Interstate Commission on the Potomac River Basin PDF
James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation PDF
Japan-United States Friendship Commission PDF
Marine Mammal Commission PDF
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission PDF
Merit Systems Protection Board PDF
Millennium Challenge Corporation PDF
National Aeronautics and Space Administration PDF
National Archives and Records Administration PDF
National Capital Planning Commission PDF
National Council on Disability PDF
National Credit Union Administration PDF
National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities PDF
National Labor Relations Board PDF
National Mediation Board PDF
National Science Foundation PDF
National Transportation Safety Board PDF
Nuclear Regulatory Commission PDF
Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board PDF
Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission PDF
Office of Government Ethics PDF
Office of the Federal Coordinator Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects PDF
Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation PDF
Office of Personnel Management PDF
Office of Special Counsel PDF
Overseas Private Investment Corporation PDF
Peace Corps PDF
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation PDF
Postal Regulatory Commission PDF
President's Commission on White House Fellowships PDF
Presidio Trust PDF
Railroad Retirement Board PDF
Securities and Exchange Commission PDF
Selective Service System PDF
Small Business Administration PDF
Smithsonian Institution PDF
Social Security Administration PDF
Tennessee Valley Authority PDF
Trade and Development Agency PDF
United States Agency for International Development PDF
United States-China Economic and Security Review Commission PDF
United States Commission on International Religious Freedom PDF
United States Election Assistance Commission PDF
United States Holocaust Memorial Council PDF
United States Institute of Peace PDF
United States International Trade Commission PDF
United States Postal Service PDF
Utah Reclamation Mitigation and Conservation Commission PDF
Vietnam Education Foundation PDF
1.  Summary of Positions Subject to Noncompetitive Appointment PDF
2.  Senior Executive Service PDF
3.  Schedule C Positions PDF
4.  Federal Salary Schedules for 2008 PDF
5. Office of the Vice President PDF