There have been at least three other cases in which federal agencies have succeeded in placing fake news reports on television during the Bush presidency. It was a really good tour. It seemed maybe about a week too long.
— Frank Rich

Another factor is the decision, made in 1976, to sharply divide the FBI and the foreign intelligence agencies. The FBI would collect within the United States; the foreign intelligence agencies would collect overseas.
Bobby Ray Inman agencies quote

Dependency arguments often come from elites - either aid agencies or governments - and say something about attitudes to poor people.
— Paul Harvey

Intelligence agencies keep things secret because they often violate the rule of law or of good behavior.
— Julian Assange

Since taking office, President Obama has signed into law spending increases of nearly 25 percent for domestic government agencies - an 84 percent increase when you include the failed stimulus. All of this new government spending was sold as 'investment.'
— Paul Ryan