Government agencies form the bulk and the backbone of the federal government. According to the Office of Personnel Management (an agency that oversees the government's workforce), government agencies employ over of 2 million people as of 2018. The duties and rules of agencies differ wildly based on the legislation that created them, and there are many different types. Learn more about these oft-overlooked building blocks of the U.S. government.
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