Agency at a Glance
The Department of Commerce (DOC) is responsible for promoting job creation and improved living standards for all Americans by creating an infrastructure that promotes economic growth, technological competitiveness, and sustainable development.
The DOC is made up of 12 bureaus and nearly 47,000 employees located in all 50 states and territories and more than 86 countries worldwide.
Annual Budget: $8.6 Billion
Secretary of Commerce: Wilbur Ross
OIG announcement: Audit of the Census Bureau’s IT security measures supporting the 2020 Census https://t.co/vQMWxls4Ah
OIG releases top management and performance challenges facing the Department of Commerce in FY 2020 https://t.co/fVLz3NpOzq
OIG initiates an evaluation of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Ship Fleet Requirements Manage… https://t.co/83AhmNVI55
The Department needs to improve its capability to effectively share cyber threat information https://t.co/7UF7t0tLUY
OIG initiates an evaluation of U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Patent Term Adjustment and Patent Term Extension… https://t.co/qxg0NGK2bI