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U.S. Federal Agency Acronyms

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Acronym
Stands For ….
CIA
Central Intelligence Agency
FBI
Federal Bureau of Investigation
IRS
Internal Revenue Service
EPA
Environmental Protection Agency
FEMA
Federal Emergency Management Agency
NSA
National Security Agency
NTSB
National Transportation Safety Board
SEC
Securities and Exchange Commission
FDIC
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
FDA
Food and Drug Administration
NIH
National Institutes of Health
Acronym
Stands For ….
FAA
Federal Aviation Administration
CDC
Centers for Disease Control
DHS
Department of Homeland Security
HUD
Housing and Urban Development
SSA
Social Security Administration
FCC
Federal Communications Commission
FEC
Federal Election Commission
FTC
Federal Trade Commission
DEA
Drug Enforcement Agency
DOD
Department of Defense
VA
Veterans Affairs
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(50)
Missed election. Bummer.
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Jun 3, 2013
(67)
I wish I had.
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Mar 10, 2017
(8)
BLANK BLANK AGENCY? Are you guys on drugs?
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Jun 6, 2013
(36)
You know you get the acronym, right?
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Dec 17, 2013
(60)
I don't know if I should be pleased or not that I know all my government agencies...
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Jun 10, 2013
(61)
I feel the same way
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Apr 29, 2016
(16)
Why do we have so many? So the newspapers have enough scandals to fill up their front pages each day?
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Jun 24, 2013
(48)
The government creates these so that more people can have jobs to keep unemployment down.
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Aug 1, 2013
(67)
More specifically, the bureaucrats create these (many redundant) agencies so their friends can get their kick backs "legally".
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Mar 10, 2017
(47)
They also serve vital purposes to make life better, safer, and more efficient.
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Mar 10, 2017
(67)
That's sarcasm, right? No one who has ever had to deal with even one agency would ever attribute any of the words you used to government or "civil servants".
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Mar 10, 2017
(71)
15/22 but surprised I knew so many as a non-American. Why do I know these things?
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Oct 17, 2013
(68)
Boy that was easy. All of them with 2:55 left. I guess I'm just a policy wonk.
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Mar 1, 2014
(55)
It's a libertarian hit list.
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May 28, 2014
(46)
Haha! I totally thought to myself as I was doing it "Here's one that needs to go, that one never should have been made, here's another we need to get rid of..."
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Jul 27, 2014
(50)
All with 1:42. I always was a spy freak. And a conspiracy theorist of sorts. But mainly just a spy freak. And I love EVERYTHING that ends in 'agency'. Especially if it gets an acronym.
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Jun 20, 2014
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2:55 left. Thanks NPR!
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Jul 8, 2014
(48)
Is not the 'Drug Enforcement Agency' an organisation in Liberia based upon the Federal US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)?
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Dec 21, 2014
(43)
Get some.
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Nov 2, 2015
(52)
13/22, pretty good given the fact that I'm only basing my knowledge on hollywood movies.
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Feb 18, 2016
(62)
Infernal Revenue Service?
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Feb 18, 2017
(71)
I tried that first.
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Feb 18, 2017
(61)
Quiz will be meaningless when trump abolishes all these departments. sigh...
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Mar 10, 2017
(31)
There is a federal exchange Commission as well
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Mar 10, 2017
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All with 3:02 left. Thanks, bygone journalism career! Of course, many of these agencies will be gone soon enough too if the current administration gets its way.
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Mar 10, 2017
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I think the EPA is about to move into a history quiz...
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Mar 10, 2017
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