Federal and State Government Update

Links Library

The Close Up Foundation
Close Up gives students and adults a "close up" look at government in America.

A collection of Federal, State and Local government resources on the Web.

Other Presidential Sites

The White House
The White House's official site.

Center for the Study of the Presidency
The CSP provides publications, a list of events, and a reference center.

Inaugural Addresses of Past Presidents
Inaugural addresses of Presidents from George Washington to George W. Bush.

Party Sites

The Democratic Party

The Green Party

The Republican National Committee

The Reform Party


The U.S. House of Representatives
The official site of the U.S. House of Representatives.

The U.S. Senate
The official site of the U.S. Senate.

Congress.gov is a searchable database of Federal legislative information.

Documents and Mass Media

The Library of Congress
The Web site for the Library of Congress, including historical documents and exhibitions.

Words and Deeds in American History
Over 90 historical documents from the Library of Congress that reflect America's evolution.

Public Agenda Online: Public Opinion and Public Policy
Learn about American's opinions on many issues.

The :30 Second Candidate
A PBS Online site that explores political advertising throughout history.

Campaign Finance

Campaign Finance Information Center
A collection of campaign finance information to help track political cash flow.

Campaign Finance Law Resources
A list of actions related to provisions in the Federal Election Campaign Act.

Election Information

U.S. Electoral College
The National Archives and Records Administration's page of Electoral College information.