Methodology, Primary Documents, and Focus on Selected Agencies

For definitions, scoring criteria, and other information about how we graded federal agency media policies and practice, download the report methodology. Also, see our model federal agency media policy.

Links to existing media or communications policies are listed below by agency. Some policies are available on agency websites, while others were obtained through Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.

Additional information is available for the following federal agencies:

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