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National Hispanic Leadership Agenda - The National Hispanic Leadership Agenda (NHLA) was established in 1991 as a nonpartisan association of major Hispanic national organizations and distinguished Hispanic leaders from all over the nation. NHLA’s mission calls for unity among Latinos around the country to provide the Hispanic community with greater visibility and a clearer, stronger influence in our country’s affairs. NHLA brings together Hispanic leaders to establish policy priorities that address, and raise public awareness of, the major issues affecting the Latino community and the nation as a whole ...more information

The Plum Book (PDF Format)- The 2012 Plum Book describes the toughest management and policymaking jobs in Washington and the skills needed to tackle them.

U.S. Government Manual (PDF Format) - As the official handbook of the Federal Government, the United States Government Manual provides comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches. It also includes information on quasi-official agencies, international organizations in which the United States participates, and boards, commissions, and committees more


Washington Post Head Count - Tracking Obama's Appointees.