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United States Department of Transportation

federal agency

The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) is a federal Cabinet department of the United States government concerned with transportation. It was established by an act of Congress on October 15, 1966 and began operation on April 1, 1967. It is administered by the United States Secretary of Transportation.

United States Department of Transportation
Seal of the United States Department of Transportation.svg
Seal of the Department of Transportation
Agency overview
FormedApril 1, 1967
JurisdictionUnited States of America
HeadquartersWashington, D.C.
Employees58,622
Annual budget$58 billion USD
Agency executives
Child agencies
Websitehttp://www.dot.gov
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ReferencesEdit

  1. Personnel Announcement