The executive branch consists of the President, his or her advisors and various departments and agencies. This branch is responsible for enforcing the laws of the land. The following are executive branch organizations and agencies:
Executive Seal by Executive Office of the President [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.
The Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents was published every Monday and was the official publication of presidential statements, messages, remarks, and other materials released by the White House Press Secretary. It began in 1965 and has been digitized and archived on FDsys since 1993 and by The American Presidency Project since 1977.
(paper) Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents lacks some nos. and unbound; shelved at J80 .A4, 9th floor, Hesburgh Library: v.1:no.1(1965:Aug.2)-v.36:no.43(2000:Oct.30)
The Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents has replaced the Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents as of January 29, 2009.
Executive Office of the President-- The Library of Congress
The Public Papers of the Presidents is published by the Office of the Federal Register (OFR) and is the official publication of United States Presidents' public writings, addresses, and remarks.
Executive Orders and other Presidential Documents part of LLSCD's Legislative Source Book.
Hein Online (Notre Dame faculty, students and staff only)
The Presidential Library collection includes titles such as Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Public Papers of the
Presidents, CFR Title 3 (Presidents), Weekly Compilation of the Presidential Documents, and other documents relating to the U. S. President.
Presidential Bill Signing Directives (1929- ) The American Presidency Project's index to Bill Signing Directives
Presidential Directives Presidential directives are signed or authorized by the President. They are issued by the National Security Council. Many recent ones are classified. They have been given different names by different Presidential administrations: For further information, consult the Library of Congress's Presidential Directives and Where to Find Them.
Presidential Executive Orders Disposition Tables contain information about Executive Orders beginning with those signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt and are arranged according to Presidential administration and year of signature. The tables are compiled and maintained by the Office of the Federal Register editors. The Disposition Tables include the following information: Executive order number; Date of signing by the President; Federal Register volume, page number, and issue date; Title; Amendments (if any); Current status (where applicable)
Presidential Speeches State of the Union and Inaugural speeches are available from the American Presidency Project from 1789-present
The White House website includes information about the current administration, the history of the White House, and facts about the three branches of government. It also includes the current President's speeches, remarks, and statements on issues.
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USA Trade Online (UTO) (ACCESS: Becomes FREE to all customers starting October 15, 2015. Until that time, new and renewing customers will be able to sign up for free through a promo code as a transition.) USA Trade /Online /(UTO)//provides access to the official source of U.S. merchandise trade data. Using the Harmonized System (HS) and North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) based codes, customers are able to select from broad commodity categories up to the 10-digit HS or 6-digit NAICS levels.
Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS): open source intelligence part of the CIA's Directorate of Science and Technology. Search Hesburgh Libraries' databases: Readex Foreign Broadcast Information Service and microfiche (1941-1996) and World News Connection (1995- ) FBIS became Open Source Center in November 2005.
Digital National Security Archive (DNSA) -- CIA covert operations II: The year of Intelligence, 1975 http://eresources.
Established in Article II, Section 2 of the Constitution, the Cabinet's role is to advise the President on any subject he may require relating to the duties of each member's respective office.
The White House, President Obama: Notre Dame Commencement (2009 May 17; uploaded 2009 May 18) [Video file]. Retrieved from YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RwJPOfIQKwA (May 8, 2015)
Obama's Commencement Speech at Notre Dame, May 17, 2009, Notre Dame news
University Archives, Digital Collections, Observer, May 15, 2009
Technical Report Archive and Image Library (TRAIL) This selection of materials from the Technical Report Archive and Image Library (TRAIL) includes hard-to-find reports published by various government agencies. The technical publications contain reports, images, and technical descriptions of research performed for U.S. government agencies prior to 1975. Topics range from mining, desalination, and radiation to broader physics, biology, and chemistry studies. Some reports include maps, foldouts, blueprints, and other oversize materials.
Trump Tweets: Trump Twitter Archive The Trump Twitter Archive contains every tweet from @realdonaldtrump since he joined in 2009 and will remain current (within a day or two) until election day the end of his presidency. If any tweets are retroactively deleted, they will remain in the archive.
Social Feed Manager project. (description written by Justin Littman) This dataset is available from Harvard Dataverse at doi:10.7910/DVN/PDI7IN. More complete documentation is included with the dataset.
Richard Yarnall, Section Head, US Government Documents Section, US Anglo Division
Acting Head, Acquisitions Fiscal and Support Office, Library of Congress, 101 Independence Ave, SE, Washington, DC 20540 wrote on GOVDOC-L (12/8/2016) "As part of its web archiving program (https://www.loc.gov/