External Resources

National security is not achieved by one government agency alone, but through the joint effort of multiple agencies with extraordinarily talented individuals. Explore and learn more about other government agencies working with the NNSA to help secure our nation, such as the Department of Defense, Missile Defense Agency and The White House.

External ResourcesThe White House
For more than 200 years, the White House has been more than just the home of the Presidents and their families. Throughout the world, it is recognized as the symbol of the President, of the President's administration, and of the United States.

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Department of Energy
The Department of Energy's overarching mission is to advance the national, economic, and energy security of the United States; to promote scientific and technological innovation in support of that mission; and to ensure the environmental cleanup of the national nuclear weapons complex.

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Department of Defense
The Department of Defense is charged with coordinating and supervising all agencies and functions of the government relating directly to national security and the United States armed forces.

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Missile Defense Agency
The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) is a research, development, and acquisition agency within the Department of Defense. Its workforce includes government civilians, military service members, and contractor personnel in multiple locations across the United States.

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Office of Personnel Management (OPM)
The Office of Personnel Management is an independent agency that manages the civil service of the federal government and is responsible for maintaining the appearance of independence and neutrality in the Administrative Law System

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Energy Recovery Act
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) was signed into law by President Obama on February 17th, 2009. It is an unprecedented effort to jumpstart our economy, create or save millions of jobs, and put a down payment on addressing long-neglected challenges so our country can thrive in the 21st century.

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Office of Management and Budget

The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is a Cabinet-level office, and is the largest office within the Executive Office of the President of the United States (EOP). The current OMB Director is Peter Orszag and was appointed by President Barack Obama on the 15th December 2008 and confirmed by the Senate on the 20th January 2009.

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