Government Information

The following list suggests the best sites to find government information available online for federal, state, international, and foreign levels of government:

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Federal Government: General Information

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Federal Government: Legislative and Regulatory Information

  • Biographical Directory of US Congress(includes biographies of each of the more than 13,000 individuals from 1774-2005)
  • Congress.Orgsearchable member directories and current awareness
  • Federal Digital System (FDsys) -   provides public access to Government information submitted by Congress and Federal agencies and preserved as technology changes.
  • GovTrack.us: Track Federal Legislation -
  • GPO Access Services - a service of the U.S. Government Printing Office that provides free electronic access to a wealth of important information products produced by the Federal Government.
  • GPO Access(search and retrieve congressional information from the US Government Printing Office)
  • Law(Government Information Connection, Univ. of North Texas)
  • Library of Congress(guide to the U.S. Legislative Branch)
  • Project Vote Smart(political information on public officials)
  • Regulations.gov - the U.S. government portal for proposed and final regulations of executive branch agencies, to facilitate public participation in the Federal regulatory process.
  • Thomas(search & retrieve legislation from the 103rd to current congresses)

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State Information

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 International and Foreign Information

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Statistical Resources

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Additional Resources

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