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Personal Income Tax Division of the IRS National Endowment for the Arts National Wild Horse and Burro Program (HUH?) Dept. of Education Dept of Energy FEMA (a corrupt organization if there ever was one--leave it to charities) FDIC (a sham program with only a fraction of funds needed to save banks) Freddy Mac & Fannie Mae (helped cause present economic conditions) Administration on Aging (AoA) Administration for Children and Families (ACF) Administration on Developmental Disabilities (ADD) Administration for Native Americans (ANA) Children's Bureau (CB) Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) Head Start Bureau (HSB) Healthy Marriage Initiative (HMI) Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Office of Child Support Enforcement (OCSE) Office of Community Services Block Grant (OCS) Office of Family Assistance (OFA) Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) President's Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities (PCPID) Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Indian Health Service (IHS) National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Office of Minority Health (OMH) Program Support Center (PSC) Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Admin.(SAMHSA) Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONCHIT) Center for Faith-Based and Community Initiatives (CFBCI) Employees' Compensation Appeals Board (ECAB) Employment Standards Administration (ESA) The Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP) Wage and Hour Division (WHD) Employment and Training Administration (ETA) Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) Women's Bureau (WB) Job Corps Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Internet Access and Training Program Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs Bureau of Human Resources Bureau of Information Resource Management Bureau of Intelligence and Research Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs Bureau of International Organization Affairs Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation Bureau of Legislative Affairs Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Bureau of Political-Military Affairs Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration Bureau of Public Affairs Bureau of Resource Management Bureau of South Asian Affairs Bureau of Verification, Compliance, and Implementation Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs Counterterrorism Office (which produces the Patterns of Global Terrorism report) National Foreign Affairs Training Center (former Foreign Service Institute) Office of International Information Programs Office of the Legal Adviser Office of Management Policy Office of Protocol Office of the Science and Technology Adviser Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons Office of War Crimes Issues (They blew the Bush war crimes) Car Allowance Rebate System (Cash for Clunkers) Cash for Appliances Program Bureau of the Public Debt Community Development Financial Institution Fund (CDFI) FHA HUD SOCIAL SECURITY INDEPENDENT AGENCIES Of the U.S. GOVERNMENT; National health and insurance system African Development Foundation Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) Agency for International Development (USAID) American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) U.S. Arctic Research Commission (USARC) Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) (EVIL WAR-MONGERS) US Commission on Civil Rights (USCCR) Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE) Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency (CSOSA) Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Export-Import Bank of the United States (ExIm) Farm Credit Administration (FCA) Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Federal Election Commission (FEC) Federal Maritime Commission Federal Mine Safety & Health Review Commission (FMSHRC) Federal Reserve System (a pseudo government, semi-private organization) Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Foreign Claims Settlement Commission of the United States (FCSC) General Services Administration (GSA) Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Inter-American Foundation (IAF) International Trade Commission (ITC) Learn and Serve America (LSA) National Capital Planning Commission (NCPC) National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) National Ice Center (NIC) National Labor Relati

Asked By: sound_of_the_silenced2 - 3/9/2010
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You have way too much time on your hands, too much d**n time! Wish I could sit around all day and think of programs to hate on, I'm sure to people who use those programs- they are important.
Answered By: Lakota Dream - 3/9/2010
Additional Answers (27)
the majority ... yes
Answered By: Cpt Crash - 3/9/2010
 
This can't be a serious question. It must be nice to be so wealthy and secure that you need no help from anyone and to be so sure you never will. Try using a little of that money to by some compassion for your fellow man, why don't you. Thanks for the points.
Answered By: Myself - 3/9/2010
 
No. They do very good work.
Answered By: MadMan - 3/9/2010
 
Most of them. Not all, but most. Most of them sound like just a bunch of bureaucrats pushing papers around without much consequence.
Answered By: Uncle Pennybags - 3/9/2010
 
No.
Answered By: Wounded Duck - 3/9/2010
 
Support mental health.
Answered By: Paul Grass™ - 3/9/2010
 
No
Answered By: Proud Texan - 3/9/2010
 
yes next question
Answered By: ME - 3/9/2010
 
Nope, sorry con, move to Somalia
Answered By: Françoise - 3/9/2010
 
You could add General Motors
Answered By: Can you open my milk mommy - 3/9/2010
 
All of them excpt for the FDIC. Because that was insures us that if a bank loses our money, we get our money back. Oh and Job Corps. Young people need the skills to learn to get a job
Answered By: James69sk82001 - 3/9/2010
 
You forgot the DEA and ATF
Answered By: N - 3/9/2010
 
Yes, yes, and yes. None of them should currently exist and they should all be eliminated. If it isn't spelled out in the Constitution, the federal government should not be doing it.
Answered By: Bear - 3/9/2010
 
Probably most of them. But we need a strong defense, so I wouldn't cut anything about that.
Answered By: CIA - 3/9/2010
 
NO some are good & very necessary but I'm sure many of them could be melded together or even discarded. This is for an economics or budget reason. The governments role is to protect not care for our welfare.
Answered By: Polilical conundrum... - 3/9/2010
 
Some of them, but not most of them.
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Answered By: Think 1st - 3/9/2010
 
These are a few of the ABC's of bureaucracy. Almost all are pencil-pushers without any useful purpose. Only their abolition can help solve our budget problems, although that alone is nowhere near enough.
Answered By: ibu guru - 3/9/2010
 
This country was founded without any of these programs. If it keeps going in the direction it's going, we may as well rejoin the countries we fled from. This is the last stand on earth for freedom loving people. Lose it and lose freedom.
Answered By: Larry - 3/9/2010
 
They all look like federal programs administering things that should be left to the states besides the CIA whose actions are highly questionable as far as constitutionality. I'm in favor of elimination.
Answered By: Matt, fed up with Trotskyites™ - 3/9/2010
 
Do you wish to make our nation completely incompetent simply because you don't understand the good and necessary work that many of these organizations do? Must we reduce our national apparatus to simply the work that you're capable of handling?
Answered By: getitright - 3/9/2010
 
No unless you want the US to become a 3rd world country.
Answered By: David - 3/9/2010
 
Leave the Wild Horses alone, it's about the only thing this country does that actually makes money. When the population of wild horses grows too large, they round them up and sell them off.
Answered By: itsamini1 - 3/9/2010
 
I suspect that you don't know what most of these do so how can anybody be sure that they don't do good work and are necessary. I can see several that are very necessary and would not support their elimination.
Answered By: Huh? - 3/9/2010
 
They aren't there for no reason, they actually help people you know.
Answered By: Dylan - 3/9/2010
 
We should get rid of... More
Answered By: x - 3/9/2010
 
they should all be done away with. ironic that the cost to maintain the Bureau of Public Debt only adds to the public debt... More
Answered By: J - 3/11/2010
 
I hate paying taxes as much as anyone, but people like you drive me crazy. Where do you think our country would be without all these organizations. All these people in these organizations lose their jobs, the government now has no programs to help them out. Where the hell do you think we would be. We would end up... More
Answered By: JDW - 3/12/2010
 
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