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Flashcards in Handy Government Acronyms Deck (54):
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NAFTA

North American Free Trade Agreement

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CIA

Central Intelligence Agency

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FBI

Federal Bureau of Investigation

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USDA

United States Department of Agriculture

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GNP

Gross National Product

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IRS

Internal Revenue Service

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FTC

Federal Trade Commission

8

EU

European Union

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USA PATRIOT Act

Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act

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EPA

Environmental Protectional Agency

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SWAT

Special Weapons And Tactics

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FCC

Federal Communications Commission

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FDIC

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

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FDA

Food and Drug Administration

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GDP

Gross Domestic Product

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NSF

National Science Foundation

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POTUS

President of the United States

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DEA

Drug Enforcement Agency

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DOE

Department Of Energy

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FLSA

Fair Labor Standards Act

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GSA

General Services Administration

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SSN

Social Security Number

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DOD

Department Of Defense

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JCS

Joint Chiefs of Staff

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CPI

Consumer Price Index

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CPSC

Consumer Product Safety Commission

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USAF

United States Air Force

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DIA

Defense Intelligence Agency

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USPS

United States Postal Service

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PC

Politically Correct

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UNEP

United Nations Environment Program

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SEC

Securities and Exchange Commission

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UN

United Nations

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CFR

Council on Foreign Relations

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CFTC

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

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ADA

Americans with Disabilities Act

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FERC

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

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DOL

Department Of Labor

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SBA

Small Business Administration

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DOT

Department Of Transportation

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POW

Prisoner Of War

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USITC

United States International Trade Commission

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FEMA

Federal Emergency Management Agency

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EEOC

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

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FCA

Farm Credit Administration

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FEC

Federal Election Commission

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FMC

Federal Maritime Commission

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OSHA

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

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NTSB

National Transportation Safety Board

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NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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NLRB

National Labor Relations Board

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HSC

Homeland Security Council

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NSA

National Security Agency

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ICPO

International Criminal Police Organization

(also known as Interpol)