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The Walter Gellhorn Innovation Award is designed to recognize the federal agency with the best model practice that can be adopted government-wide. Submissions are due no later than April 17, 2014.


The Administrative Conference turns 50 this year.  The Conference officially came into being on August 30, 1964, when President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Administrative Conference Act (Public Law 88-499) and established the agency. Now, 50 years later, we are still dedicated to improving the administrative process through consensus-driven applied research.

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Fred F. Fielding is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Morgan Lewis & Bockius. Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Fielding served as Counsel to President George W. Bush from 2007 to 2009. 


Sourcebook of United States Executive Agencies

This ACUS sourcebook examines the agencies and other organizational entities of the federal executive establishment, including independent agencies.  No other up-to-date resource of its kind exists.


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  • March 19, 2014 - 4:11 pm EDT
    Our History: Told By You - a 50th Anniversary Blog Post Series My engagement with administrative law and ACUS began early, when I was a student at the University of Chicago Law School in the early 1970s.  I had been a political science major in college, and administrative law struck me...

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