The U.S. Census Bureau reports that the world's population topped 6.2 billion in 2002 -- a net increase of about 200,000 people a day. However, the rate of population increase continues to drop steadily, say analysts.
Once you are trained, registered and certified as a government contractor, you can start looking for opportunities to do business with the federal government.
So you get an email from the FBI -- yes the Federal Bureau of Investigation -- that says the Bureau's Internet Fraud Complaint Center has been "monitoring" your internet use and found you have been visiting some "illegal" Web sites. Well, be warned! The email is not from the FBI and if you open the attached questionnaire, you'll get yourself a new computer virus.
Effective intelligence gathering and a lack of sympathy from the Muslim community have helped discouraged jihadist terror attacks in the U.S. since 9-11-01, but a spike in domestic terrorism during 2009 gives us cause to worry and take special care in dealing with "Jihadi Hearts, Jihadi Minds," according to a new report from the RAND Corporation.
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Find out whether the president can raise the debt ceiling without Congress. Learn about the history of cooperation between presidents and Congress in raising the statutory limit on government borrowing. Read a history of the debt limit and presidents who have raised it. Discover what the constitution says about the controversial issue.
The US Taxpayer Advocate says the IRS targeting scandal emphasizes the need for a real Taxpayer Bill of Rights
How Obamacare navigators will help Americans meet their obligation to have health insurance.
The government agencies responsible for the U.S. food safety system.
Government Shutdowns are required by the Antideficiency Act. What does this law say?
Key government functions that continue during government shutdowns.
How to get copies or transcripts of your past IRS tax returns.
USDA Inspector General finds dangerously lax enforcement of sanitation and humane animal treatment regulations at US swine processing plants.
Study says switching from paper dollar bills to dollar coins would save US taxpayers billions.
The 93 United States Attorneys are appointed by and serve at the pleasure of the president.
The truth about abortion and Obamacare
The 12th Amendment addressed how the Electoral College elects the president.
About the US federal court system and federal judges.
Do you really need to list your cell phone on the fedral Do Not Call registry?
The State Children's Health Insurance Program for uninsured children.
The pay gap between men and women is growing, says the Census.
What is direct democracy?
About the congressional committee system
Article II, Section 1 of the US Constitution creating the executive branch.
Can government really outlaw obesity?