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What are the largest federal agencies?

As of September 2012, Department of Veteran Affairs has 324,498 (15.4%) federal employees; Department of Army has 277,231 (10.8%) federal employees; Department of Navy has 199,668 (9.5%) federal employees; Department of Homeland Security has 198,100 (9.4%) federal employees; and Department of Air Force has 170,885 (8.1%) federal employees. 

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