Government Information

Earl Gregg Swem Library

Fiscal Year 2016 Budget of the U. S. Govrnment

Categories: Govt Finance,Headlines,Statistics

http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/omb/budget/fy2016/assets/budget.pdf

Contains the budget message of the president, information on the president’s priorities, and summary tables.   From the Office of Management and Budget

 

Overview of Cuban Imports of Goods and Services and Effects of U.S. Restrictions

Categories: Cuba,Foreign Trade/Investment

http://www.usitc.gov/secretary/fed_reg_notices/332/332_552_notice01292015sgl.pdf

Announces the launching of a Congressionally-requested investigation of Cuba’s foreign trade and the effect of U.S. restrictions with a deadline of September 2015 to complete the report.  From the U.S. International Trade Commission

 

Tracing CO2 Emissions in Global Value Chains

Categories: Business/Economics,Climate Change,Environment,Foreign Trade/Investment,Statistics

http://www.usitc.gov/publications/332/ec201412a.pdf

Traces carbon dioxide emissions in global production and trade among 41 economies in 35 sectors from 1995 to 2009 to show the impact on the environment.  From the U.S. International Trade Commission

 

Behavioral Health Barometer, Virginia 2014

Categories: Alcohol/Drug Abuse,Mental Health,Statistics,Virginia Issues

http://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/State_BHBarometers_2014_2/BHBarometer-VA.pdf

One of a series of state profiles that cover youth and adult smoking, drinking, and substance abuse problems, and mental health issues.  From the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

 

Behavioral Health Barometer, United States 2014

Categories: Alcohol/Drug Abuse,Mental Health,Statistics

http://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/National_BHBarometer_2014/National_BHBarometer_2014.pdf

Provides data about behavioral healthcare issues affecting American communities including rates of serious mental illness, suicidal thoughts, substance abuse, underage drinking, and the percentages of those seeking treatment for these disorders.   From the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration