What a Presidential Executive Order is and How Can it Be Used?
Exclusive of the legislative process, the President of the United States has the power to direct the activities of the federal agencies.
10 Tips for the Beginner Kayak Fisherman
New to kayak fishing? Check out the top 10 tips for the beginner kayak fisherman.
What Are the Powers and Responsibilities of Congress?
Most people know Congress represents the Legislative Branch of the federal government, but what are the specific powers and duties of Congress?
What Is US Foreign Policy and How Is It Created?
US Foreign policy is a key issue in the nation's past, present, and future. What are the main elements of US foreign policy and how are they created?
New Poster Highlights How Efforts for Sage Grouse Have Come Full Circle
By Heather Emmons, NRCS Nevada Check out NRCS’ new Healthy Sagebrush Communities digital poster, which explores the unique sagebrush ecosystem and how ranchers are working to restore and protect these native rangelands. Download here We’ve all heard the saying: what’s good for the goose is good for the gander – meaning, what’s good for one is good for another. In the sagebrush country of the West, that sentiment has rung true for another feathered friend: the greater sage-grouse . But this time we say, “what’s good for the bird is good for the herd.” Sagebrush country is composed of large, intact and mostly treeless landscapes with sagebrush, native grasses and wildflowers. This working landscape is one of the most imperiled in the United States. At one time, it spread over 240,000 square…
Retirement Age Calculator
This page describes how the full retirement age to receive Social Security benefits is increasing.
What did Susan B. Anthony do?
Welcome to the Civics Practice Test Videos! These short videos simulate the civics portion of the naturalization test. You can watch the videos in order or s...
10 Tips For Securing A Small Business Loan
Getting finance when you are a small business or startup can be tough. Often it pays to engage a business finance broker, or mortgage broker, to help you through the process. Business brokers not only understand what it takes to get loans improved, but can also take the hassle and pain out of what can be …
Top 5 Shameful Office Sins to Stay Clear of
There's always one person in the office who never offers to make the teas or coffees, yet are the first to put their order in. Or that person who is always
Naval Air Forces Visits Training Wing
By Vice Adm. Mike Shoemaker Commander, Naval Air Forces I continue to be impressed by the young men