Executive Office of the President


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Noun1.Executive Office of the President - the branch of the United States government that is responsible for carrying out the lawsExecutive Office of the President - the branch of the United States government that is responsible for carrying out the laws
AEC, Atomic Energy Commission - a former executive agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States
Manhattan Project - a former United States executive agency that was responsible for developing atomic bombs during World War II
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
executive agency - an agency of the executive branch of government
U.S., U.S. government, United States government, US Government, United States - the executive and legislative and judicial branches of the federal government of the United States
branch, subdivision, arm - a division of some larger or more complex organization; "a branch of Congress"; "botany is a branch of biology"; "the Germanic branch of Indo-European languages"
Chief Executive, President of the United States, United States President, President - the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government; "the President likes to jog every morning"
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The ONDCP is a component of the Executive Office of the President, and was responsible for conducting the "National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign.
Brown also has served as a consultant to the World Bank, the Executive Office of the President, and the U.
The top-level attention from the Executive Office of the President was one of the critical success factors that enabled the portal to be "open for business" in such an unprecedented amount of time--ninety days.
This provision," the statement from the Executive Office of the President said, "would deny an important potential tool in the war on terrorism.
Oversight of this expansive mission was assigned by NEPA to the newly formed CEQ, which was to reside within the Executive Office of the President.
Schriever, Colonel Ford had a profound influence on weapons acquisition policy He served on several high-level study groups, notably the 1954 Killian Committee, was detailed to the Executive Office of the President, and sat on the President's Science Advisory Board.
White House counsel Beth Nolan issued a statement saying Lamberth's ruling was inconsistent with court precedent set in 1975 when then-assistant attorney general and current Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia ruled that the Privacy Act does not cover the entire Executive Office of the President (EOP).
Stay with me here, these layers of command will be important later on) Downsizing notwithstanding, WHCA remains the single largest agency overseen by the Executive Office of the President.
A covered official is the President, Vice President, officers or employees of the White House Office of the Executive Office of the President, the two most senior level officers of each of the other agencies in the Executive Office, and Cabinet officers (or equivalent personnel) and their immediate deputies.
For this purpose, a covered executive branch official includes the President and Vice President, a Cabinet member and the immediate deputy, the two most senior level officials of each agency within the Executive Office of the President, and any officer or employee of the White House Office of the Executive Office of the President.
To order copies of the report, call the Executive Office of the President, Publications Services, at (202) 395-7332.
President Obama first announced his 21-member PCAST in 2009 as an advisory group of the nation's leading scientists and engineers who directly advise the President and the Executive Office of the President.

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