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U.S. House of Representatives Provides Member, committee, and leadership directories; the House floor schedule; House committee hearings schedules; Roll-call votes; and information on the legislative process. Specific links include:

U.S. Senate Provides information on Senators and leadership; Senate committees; recent and scheduled legislative action; and Senate history and procedures. Specific links include: Federal Election Commission

PoliticalMoneyLine (FECInfo) -- TRKCInc, Inc.

OpenSecrets.org -- Center for Responsive Politics

Project VoteSmart -- Project VoteSmart
Includes information about campaigns, elections, and votes.

United States Legislative Branch -- Library of Congress  

Almanac of American Politics. National Journal. JK271 .B343. Most recent in REFERENCE. Previous years in STACKS. Includes short biographies, constituency profiles, ratings by major groups, and voting records.

Biographical Directory of the American Congress: 1774-2005. Searchable online database.

Congressional Directory. (Also known as Official Congressional Directory.) United States. Government Printing Office. JK1011 .U58 year. Most recent in REFERENCE. Previous years in STACKS. Official biennial directory includes biographical sketches, lists of committee assignments, and maps of Congressional districts.

CQ Researcher.  Congressional Quarterly, Inc.  Current news and analysis on Congress and major public policy issues.

Congressional Record and Congressional Record Index. United States. Government Printing Office. PERIODICALS. Contains the record of the proceedings and debates of the U.S. Congress.

ProQuest Congressional.  (Previously Lexis Nexis Congressional.) Widely respected as the most comprehensive index of all congressional publications, ProQuest Congressional also contains background information about legislation and Congress.

Congressional Yellow Book. Washington Monitor. LAW REFERENCE JK1083 .C74 Provides directory of key Congressional aides.

National Journal. Government Research Corp. PERIODICALS. Weekly journal covering the U.S. Congress and legislation. Also available online.

Vital Statistics on Congress. American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research. REFERENCE. JK1041 .V58. Contains data on Members of Congress, including information on elections, campaign finance, Congressional staff and operating expenses, workload, and budgeting. Also available online.

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