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Citizens Party Vote Citizens.org

Citizens Party Vote Citizens.org

The Citizens Party of the United States (Citizens Party) is a contemporary political party in the United States. Founded by Michael Thompson in Wayne, Pennsylvania in 2004 as the New American Independent Party (NAIP), the first meeting took place in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania on the day of the general election in 2004. The New American Independent …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

U.S. Government Printing Office — Federal Register

U.S. Government Printing Office — Federal Register

“Published by the Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), the Federal Register is the official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of Federal agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other presidential documents.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Executive Branch

FDsys: GPO’s Federal Digital System

FDsys: GPO’s Federal Digital System

“GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.” For U.S. government publications, come here!
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Libraries–On The Job–Law & Government Documents Libraries; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

U.S. Government Printing Office — Economic Report of the President

U.S. Government Printing Office — Economic Report of the President

“The Economic Report of the President is an annual report written by the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers. It overviews the nation’s economic progress using text and extensive data appendices.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics

U.S. Government Printing Office — Supreme Court Decisions, 1937 – 1975

U.S. Government Printing Office — Supreme Court Decisions, 1937 – 1975

“The full text of Supreme Court Decisions issued between 1937 and 1975, containing 7,407 Decisions from volumes 300 through 422 of U.S. Reports, has been provided to the U.S. Government Printing Office through efforts of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Historical Documents

U.S. Government Printing Office — The Compilation of Presidential Documents

U.S. Government Printing Office — The Compilation of Presidential Documents

“The Compilation of Presidential Documents collection consists of the Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents and the Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents which are the official publications of materials released by the White House Press Secretary.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Executive Branch

U.S. Government Printing Office — Core Documents of Our Democracy

U.S. Government Printing Office — Core Documents of Our Democracy

Texts of historical and current government documents, including: Declaration of Independence, Constitution of the U.S., Articles of Confederation, Gettysburg Address, Supreme Court Decisions, Economic Indicators, Government Manual, Statistical Abstract of the United States, and the federal budget.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Historical Documents; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

Lawyers.org

Lawyers.org

A web directory for finding information on laws, finding a lawyer, and discovering legal news and legal information. Areas covered include the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law–Non-U.S. & International; Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States

Who Was Blogging the Democratic National Convention (in July 2004)?

Who Was Blogging the Democratic National Convention (in July 2004)?

Cyberjournalist.net provides a list of people credentialed as bloggers in attendance at the DNC. A good list of important political bloggers.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Government, Politics & Law – Research & Technology Guides

Government, Politics & Law – Research & Technology Guides

This site offers a variety of local, state, federal and international government resources. It also includes links to information about Patents & Trademarks, Afro-Americans and the Military, European studies (some divided into regions) and more.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

The Green Papers

The Green Papers

The Green Papers provides historical and current data on the U.S. elections process, including articles on the history of the political parties and the evolution of the primary system.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)–History

Treaty of Westphalia: Peace Treaty between the Holy Roman Emperor and the King of France and their respective Allies

Treaty of Westphalia: Peace Treaty between the Holy Roman Emperor and the King of France and their respective Allies

Also referred to as “Peace of Westphalia,” the document is regarded as the beginning of the nation-state system and is heralded as an important part of international relations theory.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Historical Documents

Civil Rights Division Initiative to Combat Post-9/11 Discriminatory Backlash

Civil Rights Division Initiative to Combat Post-9/11 Discriminatory Backlash

This initiative from The United States Department of Justice is an effort to reduce “bias-related assaults, threats, vandalism and arson” on “Arab, Muslim, Sikh, and South-Asian Americans, and those perceived to be members of these groups.” The website provides information about the initiative, how to file a complaint, and other related information …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure addresses legislation related to the Coast Guard, federal emergencies and disasters, flood control, inland waterways, navigation and navigation laws, public and federal buildings, public works like bridges and dams, boats, roads, railroads, aviation, water power, and water pollution.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–House Committees

Armed Services Committee

Armed Services Committee

The Armed Services Committee has jurisdiction over legislation related to the Department of Defense, the selective service, interoceanic canals, miltary applications of nuclear energy, and the “pay, promotion, retirement, and other benefits and privileges of members of the armed forces”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–House Committees

U.S. Census Bureau – Foreign Trade

U.S. Census Bureau – Foreign Trade

This is “the official source for U.S. export and import statistics” and a great place to go for U.S. “import or export statistics, information on export regulations, commodity classifications, or a host of other trade related topics.”
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Economic; Business & Economics–Statistics

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

From the CDC’s NCIPC website: “The National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) works?? to reduce morbidity, disability, mortality, and costs associated with injuries.” Information available on this site includes: injury fact sheets, the Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (WISQARS), injury maps, and downloadable …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health; Health & Medical Sciences–Injuries

Senate Republican Conference

Senate Republican Conference

The SRC assists Republican senators with communicating “their priorities… to their constituents by offering a full range of communications resources, including television and radio capabilities, multimedia and online assistance, graphic design, and Spanish language services.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Senate

ipl Resources by Subject–Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Historical Documents

ipl Resources by Subject–Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Historical Documents

SEE ALSO: ipl Resources by Subject–Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Historical Documents.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Law, Government & Political Science–Historical Documents

U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Matters relating to the Archives of the United States, the census and the collection of statistics, Federal Civil Service, municipal affairs of the District of Columbia, and the Postal Service are within the legislative jurisdiction of the Committee on Governmental Affairs.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Senate Committees

The Office of the Democratic Whip

The Office of the Democratic Whip

The official site of The Whip, the second ranking position among House Democrats, who is charged with mobilizing the party vote and coordinating strategy within the Caucus. Features on this site include statements and speeches of the Whip and editorials on topics including fiscal responsibility and election reform.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–House Of Representatives

An Anarchist FAQ Webpage

An Anarchist FAQ Webpage

A lengthy FAQ explaining anarchism and the beliefs often held by people who identify as anarchists. Includes two sections critiquing anarcho-capitalism and libertarianism. Essays include quotes and references to works by prominent political theorists.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Reference–Encyclopedias–FAQ Archives; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Philosophical

Learn Out Loud Politics Podcasts

Learn Out Loud Politics Podcasts

“In these uncertain times, it is more important than ever to keep track of the shifting political landscape in order to learn what’s happening, why it’s happening, and how it affects you. If network and cable news just aren’t enough, then you’ve come to the right place. Here at LearnOutLoud.com, we have assembled a listing of the best political pod …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Politics

Medieval English Towns

Medieval English Towns

“Historical information about English cities and towns in the Middle Ages, with emphasis on medieval boroughs of East Anglia and on social, political and constitutional history. Includes primary material.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Middle Ages (Medieval); Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Historical Documents

The National Security Archive

The National Security Archive

“The National Security Archive is an independent non-governmental research institute and library located at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. The Archive collects and publishes declassified documents acquired through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).” View selected documents at this site on topics ranging from the Cuban Mis …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History–Historical Documents; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Historical Documents

How Cyber-Pragmatism Brought Down Mubarak

How Cyber-Pragmatism Brought Down Mubarak

This article in The Nation describes how “cyber-pragmatism,” or dissemination of historical examples of nonviolent social activists such as Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King and organization of protests, through social media influenced the revolt in Egypt.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Middle Eastern History

Facebook Officials Keep Quiet on Its Role in Revolts

Facebook Officials Keep Quiet on Its Role in Revolts

New York Times reporter Jennifer Preston takes a look at Facebook’s response — of lack thereof — to the revolution in Egypt.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Computers & Internet–Internet–World Wide Web; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Middle Eastern History

USPTO Web Patent Databases

USPTO Web Patent Databases

“This page is the starting point for the USPTO’s free searchable patent databases, which cover the period from 1 January 1976 to the most recent weekly issue date.” There are both full text and bibliographic databases that can be searched by using boolean operators, patent numbers, or other advanced search features.
Subject: Science & Technology; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Executive Branch–Agencies; Law, Government And Political Science–Law–United States–Patents

US Patent Office: What Are Patents, Trademarks, Servicemarks, and Copyrights

US Patent Office: What Are Patents, Trademarks, Servicemarks, and Copyrights

From the United States Patent and Trademark Office, offering clarification between patents, trademarks, servicemarks and copyrights.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States–Intellectual Property; Law, Government And Political Science–Law–United States–Patents

ThisNation.com

ThisNation.com

ThisNation.com offers a free online American government & politics “textbook,” a historical & political documents archive and other resources for students, teachers and those generally interested in “this nation.” The site includes a library of such items as the text of presidential inaugural addresses, important documents in US political histo …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

BBC News – South Sudan Referendum

BBC News – South Sudan Referendum

Coverage of the voting, latest information, background on the referendum, and editorials. From the British Broadcasting Company (BBC).
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–African History; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

Alexander Palace Time Machine

Alexander Palace Time Machine

Originally a virtual tour of the home of the last Tsar and his family, the site has evolved into a general resource for information on the last years of Imperial Russia. “Here you can browse from a wide range of options – from rare online books, to palaces, recipes, antique cars and travelogues.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Europe–Russia–History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–19th Century History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Era–20th Century History

Tiananmen Square, 1989: The Declassified History

Tiananmen Square, 1989: The Declassified History

A National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book containing documents detailing “U.S. government accounts of the infamous military assault by the Chinese government on pro-democracy demonstrators in and around Tiananmen Square in Beijing in June 1989.” The previously classified documents also cover “the student demonstrations in late 1985 and …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Chinese History

DisasterAssistance.gov – Flood

DisasterAssistance.gov – Flood

This U.S. government website provides information and a directory to other websites such as the CDC, Red Cross and FEMA for “information and services relating to … disaster management: preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Executive Branch–Agencies

Southern Sudan Referendum Commission – 2011 Southern Sudan Referendum Out-of-Country Registration and Voting (OCV)

Southern Sudan Referendum Commission – 2011 Southern Sudan Referendum Out-of-Country Registration and Voting (OCV)

Contains information from the SSRC for southern Sudanese living outside of Sudan on eligibility, how to register to vote, where to vote, voting guide, FAQs, and the English text of the Referendum Act of 2009 which set the legal basis for the 2011 referendum.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

Politics | C-SPAN

Politics | C-SPAN

The cable channel’s politics web page offers articles, video and web resources on U.S. electoral politics. Also offers archived speeches and interviews.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News

National Contact Center of the Federal Citizen Information Center

National Contact Center of the Federal Citizen Information Center

A US government site that leads to other commonly requested federal government sites. Contains links to Frequently Asked Questions, consumer help, federal phone numbers and kids.gov, the kids’ portal for the U.S. government.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

The official homepage of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (formerly the INS). This site provides “timely and accurate basic immigration information and forms to current and prospective immigrants. Equally, the site is designed to draw people into the details and issues of immigration, to provide them with general information, stimulate …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States–Immigration; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Information Services

United States Code

United States Code

An electronic version of the United States Code (USC) generated from the most recent publication made available by the US House of Representatives. Provides searching capabilities on Title and Section of the USC and a popular names table for finding laws by their more common names.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Legislation

The Trademark Blog

The Trademark Blog

Blog from Martin Schwimmer, a lawyer who has represented some of the most famous trademarks in the world. Cases and legal news regarding trademark law are covered/discussed.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Law & Law Enforcement Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Law & Law Enforcement Blogs

DisasterAssistance.gov

DisasterAssistance.gov

“Provides information on how you might be able to get help from the U.S. Government before, during and after a disaster.” A joint website by 17 federal agencies that includes online federal disaster relief applications, as well as information on what to do during major domestic and foreign disasters, including floods, earthquakes, hurricanes, volca …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Executive Branch–Agencies

FactCheck.org: Annenberg Political FactCheck

FactCheck.org: Annenberg Political FactCheck

“A nonpartisan, nonprofit, ‘consumer advocate’ for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics.” Site monitors the “factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews, and news releases.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News

Committee on Ways and Means

Committee on Ways and Means

The House Committee on Ways and Means has jurisdiction over legislation related to customs, trade agreements, revenue measures, debt of the United States, public monies, transportation of dutiable goods, tax exempt foundations and charitable trusts, and national Social Security.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–House Committees

LawCrawler

LawCrawler

“A search tool specifically designed for legal research. The LawCrawler is powered by AltaVista(tm) Search and enables researchers to focus their searches on legal information and within particular domains.” Separate search engines are available for “USA & World”, “USA & Circuit Courts”, California, “Other US States”, and “Other Countries”.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law

National Transportation Statistics

National Transportation Statistics

“Presents statistics on the U.S. transportation system, including its physical components, safety record, economic performance, the human and natural environment, and national security.” Updated quarterly.
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Information Services

Nelson Education – Political Science Discipline Home Page

Nelson Education – Political Science Discipline Home Page

Government and political science information for Canada and United States. Contains the Canadian Politics on the Web page where “you will find annotated links to literally hundreds of sites on the Internet that can help you with your research on Canadian politics and government. Many connections are provided to full-text documents as well as to u …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments–Canada

Defense Budget Resources 2011 – Project on Defense Alternatives

Defense Budget Resources 2011 – Project on Defense Alternatives

This website, maintained by the Project on Defense Alternatives, offers analysis, criticism and opinion of Department of Defense spending.
Subject: Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Departments; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–US Military

The People’s Dictionary

The People’s Dictionary

A free English-Swedish dictionary that is downloadable and maintained by its users. Dictionary is maintained and edited in part through non-expert user contributions and ratings.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Swedish; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–English Translation Dictionaries

The Green Papers: United States Elections

The Green Papers: United States Elections

“This site is dedicated to the dissemination of facts, figures, tidbits and commentary on the campaigns leading to mid-term and presidential elections of the United States.” Extensive coverage of primaries & caucuses, national conventions, and the general election, with information on the Republican, Democratic, Libertarian, Green, and Reform parti …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections

The Delphi Method: Techniques and Applications

The Delphi Method: Techniques and Applications

Free online version of the 1975 book consisting of various authors’ analysis of the Delphi method, a predictive technique relying on groups of experts. Includes PDF versions of all chapters.
Subject: Business & Economics; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science

Federal Courts Law Review

Federal Courts Law Review

Articles are from scholars, judges and distinguished practitioners. The editorial board, composed primarily of United States Magistrate Judges and law school professors. Publication of the Federal Magistrate Judges Association
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science

ipl: Election and Voting Resources

ipl2: Election and Voting Resources

This is a selection of highly useful resources on upcoming Unites States elections. Find here assistance with voter registration, finding your ballot, finding your polling place or station, learning about issues and candidates, and more!
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections

The Agonist | thoughtful, gloomy, timely

The Agonist | thoughtful, gloomy, timely

Looking to be the muscle that gets the collective body moving, the Agonist is a collective blog that accepts stories from registered members. The stories are screened by the site???s editors, but comments and discussion are not. Most of the stories are on the war.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

U.S. Courts

U.S. Courts

Has links to all circuit courts of appeal, including D.C. and U.S. Bankruptcy courts of appeal, as well as state District Courts and Bankruptcy Courts within each circuit.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

Includes links to opinions issued by this court, and biographical information on Federal Courts and Federal Judges.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science

U.S. Courts: Federal Judiciary Homepage

U.S. Courts: Federal Judiciary Homepage

Homepage for the Federal Judiciary, with links to the Supreme Court, U.S. Courts of Appeals, Bankruptcy, and District Courts.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science

Andrew Sullivan : The Daily Dish

Andrew Sullivan : The Daily Dish

Political blogger Andrew Sullivan has been a contributing writer and columnist for New York Times Magazine and a columnist for the Sunday Times of London. He writes a daily column for The Atlantic titled “The Daily Dish.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Democratic Policy Committee

Democratic Policy Committee

“The Democratic Policy Committee (DPC) is the policy and research arm of Senate Democrats. Established by an Act of Congress in 1947, the DPC serves as a centralized source of information for all Senate Democratic offices and helps promote Democratic policies through hearings, special events, publications, and graphics services.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Senate

University of Virginia Chinese Text Initiative

University of Virginia Chinese Text Initiative

A site for classic Chinese literature. As of 2008, the site has over 300 Tang Poems and poetry from authors Gu Yao Yan, Shi Jing, Hong Lou Meng, and Yu Xuan Ji. Literature is available in both English and Chinese.
Subject: Arts And Humanities–Online Texts–Classical Chinese Texts; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Chinese

The Voternetwork

The Voternetwork

“The Voternetwork is a non-partisan national platform that connects American citizens with key election information and alerts.” The site focuses on increasing political awareness among 18 to 24-year-olds.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections

Can I Vote

Can I Vote

Run by the National Association of Secretaries of State, Can I Vote contains state-by-state voting and voter registration information including polling places, and absentee voting.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections

HG.org Worldwide Legal Directories

HG.org Worldwide Legal Directories

Web directory – HG.org “is the largest and only comprehensive legal site with over 20,000 original pages and more than 70,000 links.” Includes information on and links to legal organizations including world governments, practice areas, “doing business” guides, and reference materials.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law

U.S. Department of State: Foreign Press Centers

U.S. Department of State: Foreign Press Centers

The U.S. Department of State Foreign Press Centers assist foreign media coverage of topics in U.S. news and current events by providing authoritative information. Subjects include the economy, energy and the environment, foreign policy, healthcare, immigration, the Middle East, among others.
Subject: Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Departments; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Foreign Policy & International Relations

Libertarianism – Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Libertarianism – Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Covers Libertarian theories and approaches to Libertarianism. Discusses John Locke’s political views as well as natural rights and the principle of self-ownership. Provides extensive bibliographic references for further reading and research.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

British Library of Political & Economic Science

British Library of Political & Economic Science

“The working Library of the London School of Economics and Political Science and one of the largest libraries in the world devoted to the economic and social sciences.”
Subject: Business & Economics; Arts & Humanities–Libraries–Libraries By Type–Academic Libraries; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science

Right Wing News

Right Wing News

Upset after “the horrible, biased job the media did in covering Florida [the 2000 election],” John Hawkins started a right-wing web site providing heated political discussion and a gateway to right-wing blogs, websites, and more heated political discussion.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

MyDD

MyDD

While the fact-checking (“Due Diligence”) done on this blog definitely does have a liberal bias (or an impetus, at least), Jerome Armstrong always shows where he gets his numbers and news, and visitors also enjoy more site-searching capabilities than the average blog makes available.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Davenetics

Davenetics

Blogging before they had a name for it, San Franciscan Dave Pell is a little more down-to-earth than the average political blogger. He describes himself as a “centrist Democrat,” and his blog provides commentary on the latest political news. Merged with the previous Electablog.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER)

Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER)

The Federal Judiciary’s centralized registration center. Provides electronic access to case and docket information for U.S. District, Bankruptcy and Appellate court records.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science

U.S. Department of Defense

U.S. Department of Defense

This website is the main site for the United States Department of Defense. It includes news related to the Dept. of Defense and links to the agencies and military areas (Army, Navy Airforce, etc.) and currently a section on the War on Terror.
Subject: Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Defenses And Security; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Departments; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–US Military

Republican National Committee

Republican National Committee

“The Republican National Committee (RNC) is the governing organization of the Republican Party. It is the official national party-building and campaign support organization. The RNC works actively with state and local Republican organizations to elect Republican candidates to office, from the local courthouse to the White House.” Here you can join …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Department of Education

Compiles a variety of information relating to government initiatives and educational programs at all levels, education-related grants (look under OERI) and statistics (NCES), and departmental publications. News bulletins about department activities are added frequently. Statistics retrieval is unreliable, but otherwise the information provided seem …
Subject: Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Departments; Education; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Information Services

Emergency Preparedness Today

Emergency Preparedness Today

A blog dedicated to emergency management and preparedness and public safety. Issues include articles about school safety, communications interoperability, hospital preparedness, hazard assessments and more.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs

The United States Army Homepage

The United States Army Homepage

This official homepage of the United State Army contains news, videos, job and enlistment information, divided into different regions of the world, information about life in the army and military history, reference and FAQs.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military–Military History; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military

The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

NATO consists of 19 member nations (as of 12 March, 1999) that cooperate in their mutual defense. “Today, following the end of the Cold War and of the division of Europe, the Alliance has been restructured to enable it to participate in the development of cooperative security structures for the whole of Europe. It has also transformed its politica …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–International Government & Intergovernmental Groups; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military

Alcatraz: The Warden Johnston Years

Alcatraz: The Warden Johnston Years

Resource on the infamous American prison, Alcatraz. Site hosts a wealth of information including a detailed timeline, searchable database of prisoners, and a collection of maps.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law Enforcement; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Law, Government & Political Science

Governments on the WWW

Governments on the WWW

“Comprehensive database of governmental institutions on the World Wide Web: parliaments, ministries, offices, law courts, embassies, city councils, public broadcasting corporations, central banks, multi-national organisations etc. Includes also political parties. Online since June 1995. Contains more than 10000 entries from more than 200 countries …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments; Law, Government & Political Science–Government

US and Virginia Election Data

US and Virginia Election Data

Contains election data from Virginia’s elections from 1984-1996, for President, Senator, Representative, Governor, Lt. Governor, Attorney General, and General Assembly (Senate and House). Also includes a link to a restricted access database of U.S. Election data from 1788-1990.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections

American Law Sources On-line

American Law Sources On-line

A collection of free legal resources for the United States (both federal and individual states), Canada, and Mexico. The documents include codes, cases, constitutions, and legislation. Many of the documents are searchable and/or browsable. Some documents, such as municipal codes, are available on the city and county level.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US State & Regional

OpenSecrets.Org: Center for Responsive Politics

OpenSecrets.Org: Center for Responsive Politics

“The Center for Responsive Politics is the nation’s premier research group tracking money in U.S. politics and its effect on elections and public policy. Nonpartisan, independent and nonprofit, the organization aims to create a more educated voter, an involved citizenry and a more responsive government.” Here you can find out where each candidate f …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States); Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Think Tanks

Lawyers.com

Lawyers.com

Free service to help individuals and small businesses make informed legal choices with “profiles of 1 million lawyers and law firms worldwide.” Tips on selecting, meeting and working with attorneys. Explains legal topics,legal terms, and provides links to other legal resources on the internet.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law

Open Secrets Interactive

Open Secrets Interactive

“You can look up a detailed financial profile of your own Senators and representatives in Congress, showing exactly which industries and interest groups contributed to their 1996 campaigns, and even which states and metro areas were their richest sources of campaign cash.” Browsable by state.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch

The Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History, and Diplomacy

The Avalon Project: Documents in Law, History, and Diplomacy

The Avalon Project, located at the Lillian Goldman Law Library at Yale Law School, is a digital collection composed of law, history, economics, politics, diplomacy, and governmental documents from 4000BCE to the present.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Law, Government & Political Science; Arts & Humanities–History–Historical Documents And Sources

U.S Foreign Policy, Lifestyle and Culture

U.S Foreign Policy, Lifestyle and Culture

Site has details about all aspects of life in the United States. Just a few topics covered are politics, American lifestyle, the immigrant experience, political and foreign relations, as well as the new president. The information is available in English, French, Chinese, Russian, Arabic, and Persian (Farsi)
Subject: Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Departments

Joint Electonic Library

Joint Electonic Library

Promotes joint doctrine awareness and manages the development of joint doctrines to improve joint, interagency, and multinational interoperability and to enhance Commander in Chief (CINC) warfighting capabilities.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military–Military History; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–US Military

Libertarianism

Libertarianism

Informative explanation of Libertarian views covering topics such as individual liberty, personal responsibility, self-ownership, and anarchism. Includes extensive bibliography with resources for right-libertarianism, left-libertarianism, and other related topics.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States); Arts & Humanities–Philosophy

Electoral College

Electoral College

The Office of the Federal Register coordinates the functions of the United States Electoral College. This website includes a variety of information and statistics on presidential elections, past and present, including historical results, relevant laws and procedures, and current electoral votes by state.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections

SCOTUSBlog

SCOTUSBlog

Blog from Goldstein & Howe, P.C., the only law firm in the United States that is principally devoted Supreme Court litigations. Provides expert analysis of recent federal and supreme court cases (SCOTUS being, of course, the Supreme Court Of The United States).
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Law & Law Enforcement Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Law & Law Enforcement Blogs

Politopics

Politopics

Angela Winters is a Washington D.C. African-American freelance writer who is a self-proclaimed centrist in her political views. Her blog often provides interesting perspectives and provides numerous links to others news and political sites/blogs, African-American and otherwise.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Outside the Beltway

Outside the Beltway

Ostensibly outside Washington D.C.???s I-495 and so in touch with the common man as opposed to the politicians in the U.S. capital, James Joyner started this blog by himself in 2003 and has become successful enough now to have a number of permanent contributors. Joyner is a decorated veteran of Operation Desert Storm and now works as “a management …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Anderson@Large

Anderson@Large

Chicagoan Faye Anderson is a writer, public policy consultant, and online political commentator (who blogged for PoliticallyBlack.com before blogging was, well, blogging), who shares her views as a moderate Republican and African-American woman.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Michelle Malkin

Michelle Malkin

Michele Malking is a Fox News Contributor, and so her blog comes from the right side of the political spectrum. From the “ABOUT” page: “My column, now syndicated by Creators Syndicate, appears in nearly 200 papers nationwide. My first book, Invasion: How America Still Welcomes Terrorists, Criminals, and Other Foreign Menaces to Our Shores (Regnery …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

The World Forum

The World Forum

A forum that encourages “the participation of people of all people and religious ideologies from the entire world.” The site creator acknowledges a left-wing view, but he also expresses a deep desire to encourage intellectual debate and discussion betwen folks of all viewpoints.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

LaShawn Barber’s Corner

LaShawn Barber’s Corner

A conservative, Christian, Africa-American woman blogging on politics and recent news, Barber started writing opinion pieces after finding sobriety and faith in Jesus Christ. From the site???s “About” page: “I???m a freelance writer (and blogger) with articles, book reviews, columns and essays published in print???My work also appears online in Jew …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

The Huffington Post

The Huffington Post

Former conservative (but not calling herself a liberal), Arianna Huffington is a nationally syndicated columnist and author of ten books. She has done numerous guest spots on political talk shows and news shows. Her blog attracts many well-known political figures and celebrities who comment on various events around the nation.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Afro-Netizen

Afro-Netizen

Founded by Chicagoan Chris Rabb in 1999, Afro-Netizen is a “net-centric social experiment whose mission is to inform, inspire and engage afro-netizens (Black ‘citizens of the internet’) and the communities they touch.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Election 2008

Election 2008

Follows the changes in the 2008 presidential, house, and senate races. View graphs of state polls and animated maps that demonstrate voter trends.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections

LegiStorm

LegiStorm

Provides the names, titles and salaries of all the staff members employed by each US Representative and Senator. In addition it provides lists of those employed by committees and administrative offices. You can also find information about state government salaries as well.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US State & Regional

US Patent and Trademark Office Home Page

US Patent and Trademark Office Home Page

“Home page for the United States Patent & Trademark Office. A resource for all those seeking information about submitting patent or trademark applications, and searching for patents or trademarks. Includes links to other industrial offices around the world. Includes a catalog of information products and services and a list of the 80 Patent …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States–Intellectual Property; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Executive Branch–Agencies; Law, Government And Political Science–Law–United States–Patents

Global Legal Information Network (GLIN)

Global Legal Information Network (GLIN)

“The Global Legal Information Network (GLIN) is a database of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations. These GLIN members contribute the official full texts of published documents to the database in their original language. Each document is acc …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law

NIRA’s World Directory of Think Tanks

NIRA’s World Directory of Think Tanks

Find information on more than 500 policy organizations in over 100 countries, organized by country. Each entry includes contact information, areas of research/focus, history, staffing, funding sources, and publication information.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Think Tanks

Chomsky.Info: The Official Noam Chomsky Website

Chomsky.Info: The Official Noam Chomsky Website

The most comprehensive site available on Noam Chomsky, MIT professor and influential political activist. The site contains numerous articles by Chomsky, critical essays on Chomsky’s work, interviews, letters, and biographies, as well as many audio and video clips. The site emphasizes Chomsky’s political activism rather than his work in linguistic …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science; Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

International Freedom of Expression eXchange

International Freedom of Expression eXchange

The International Freedom of Expression eXchange (IFEX) is a global network of organizations that promote and defend freedom of expression. IFEX runs an alert service that monitors attacks on journalists, writers and others. Users can find current information on human rights abuses arranged by region. The website is available in English, French a …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights

Blogs for Victo(R)y

Blogs for Victo(R)y

“Blogs For Victory is an online community of bloggers dedicated to victory for the Republican Party and the war on terror.” Formerly known as Blogs For Bush, which launched in November of 2003 to cover the 2004 election.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

OxBlog

OxBlog

Blog providing news and a lot of commentary and political analysis from three semi-recent Oxford University grad students: Josh Chafetz, a law student at Yale, and David Adesnik and Patrick Belton, two grad students in international relations at Oxford. Funny, brilliant, and usually with interesting digressions.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

WatchBlog – U.S. Election News & Opinion

WatchBlog – U.S. Election News & Opinion

A “watch blog” is a blog created to correct errors or bias in online news sites. WatchBlog’s numerous editors/bloggers identify themselves as Democrat, Republican, or “Third Party & Independents.” Each provides “news, opinion and commentary for the 2004 election” from one of these three viewpoints. This framework has been extended beyond the 2004 …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Kausfiles – a mostly political weblog – hosted by Slate

Kausfiles – a mostly political weblog – hosted by Slate

Mickey Kaus reads, links, and responds to many other political bloggers and online news pieces. He also has great bumper-sticker, one-liner descriptions of some of the most popular blogs out there.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Daily Kos :: Political Analysis and other daily rants on the state of the nation.

Daily Kos :: Political Analysis and other daily rants on the state of the nation.

Extremely influential liberal weblog managed by Markos Moulitsas Zuniga, as a part of his political consulting firm. Around 100,000 people visit his site per day.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Political Animal – the blog for Washington Monthly

Political Animal – the blog for Washington Monthly

Formerly writing for his own blog, Calpundit, Kevin Drum now gives his liberal perspective on politics and culture at Washington Monthly’s website.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Taegan Goddard’s Political Wire

Taegan Goddard’s Political Wire

Goddard’s pieces have appeared in major newspapers across the country, and he has written a widely acclaimed how-to guide for political novices who have been elected but have never served before in that office. His blog provides commentary on political news and gossip.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

Instapundit

Instapundit

University of Tennessee law professor Glen Reynolds’s greatly imitated and widely read political weblog (He’s sometimes known as the BlogFather.) While he says he is primarily interested in the overlap between personal freedom and advanced technology, his blog often dissects journalistic coverage and comments on the increasingly blurry line between …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime

TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime

Jeralyn Merritt, a criminal defense lawyer practicing in and around Denver, created this blog as a companion to his CrimeLynx site. Both sites are intended to be criminal law resources, but the blog’s purpose is to provide coverage from a liberal angle on crime and crime-related political news.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

RealClearPolitics

RealClearPolitics

Arguably better than an RSS news feed, this blog provides daily links to selected headlines, columns, editorials from major news and print publication websites, results of the latest polls, as well as news-related talk show transcripts.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs; Law, Government & Political Science Blogs–Politics Blogs

The Note – ABC News’ The Note: First Source for Political News

The Note – ABC News’ The Note: First Source for Political News

Like a weblog, but without feedback, The Note summarizes the morning news, i.e., it provides commentary, notification, and weblinks on the news that TV’s ABC New’s Political Unit, a group of news producers and researchers, thinks people should know about that morning.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News

Federal Magistrates Judges Association

Federal Magistrates Judges Association

Links and general information about the federal courts. Some content password-accessible only, for federal judges.
Contains references to law reviews and articles.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

Journal of the Supreme Court

Journal of the Supreme Court

The official minutes of the Supreme Court, published chronologically each day the Court issues or orders an opinion.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science

United States Reports

United States Reports

The final version of the Court’s opinions, covering from 1991-present online. Provides full text, from cover to index, of the bound volumes, starting with vol. 502.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science

Federal Judicial Center

Federal Judicial Center

Has biographies about justices, historical and educational materials about the Supreme Court. Established by Congress in 1967.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science

Where to Obtain Supreme Court Opinions

Where to Obtain Supreme Court Opinions

Document telling where to find Supreme Court opinions on the web, in print format, and microfilm. Updated annually by Supreme Court staff.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science

NARA U.S. Electoral College

NARA U.S. Electoral College

This site contains historical and current information on the Electoral College from the National Archives and Records Administration.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)–History

Labor Party

Labor Party

The Labor Party is a new party that believes in the “issues most important to working people ??? trade, health care, and the rights to organize, bargain and strike.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

The American Party

The American Party

The American Party has a permanent platform that includes anti-globalism, religious faith and the right to bear arms.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

American Patriot Party

American Patriot Party

The American Patriot Party, which America’s Party merged into, emphasizes the U.S. Constitution and State’s rights.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

Democratic Socialists of America

Democratic Socialists of America

“Democratic Socialists believe that both the economy and society should be run democratically???to meet public needs, not to make profits for a few.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

Libertarian Party

Libertarian Party

The Libertarian Party’s mission includes individual liberty and personal responsibility, a free-market economy, and a foreign policy of non-intervention and free trade.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

American Reform Party

American Reform Party

The ARP split from the Reform Party in 1997; their platform includes elimination of the national debt and a simplified tax code.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

Constitution Party National Political Headquarters

Constitution Party National Political Headquarters

The party states, “It is our goal to limit the federal government to its delegated, enumerated, Constitutional functions and to restore American jurisprudence to its original Biblical common-law foundations.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

Political Parties of the Americas

Political Parties of the Americas

Users can select a country in the Northern Hemisphere and view an index to that country’s political parties. Information includes links to party sites, e-mail addresses, and year of founding.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

The 50 States Pages, Politics1.com

The 50 States Pages, Politics1.com

Politics1 is a “non-partisan public service to promote fully informed decision-making by the American electorate.” This page includes an index of U.S. States; each state page lists elected officers’ party affiliation and campaign website.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)–State Parties

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

Areas of jurisdiction of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations include acquisition of land and buildings for embassies, the international activities of the American National Red Cross, international aspects of nuclear energy, the International Monetary Fund, intervention abroad and declarations of war, the protection of United States citizens a …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Foreign Policy & International Relations; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Senate Committees

U.S. Senate Democratic Leadership Committees

U.S. Senate Democratic Leadership Committees

Features a resource center with current floor charts, fact sheets, and other materials used by Democratic Senators. Also includes press releases and other news from the Democratic Party.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Senate

National Republican Senatorial Committee

National Republican Senatorial Committee

Republican-oriented view of Senate races, election results, conservative issues, political links and how to get involved in Republican politics. Website presents news and information on local and national races from a Republican perspective, and encourages individual participation in the political process.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Senate

Senate Republican Policy Committee (RPC)

Senate Republican Policy Committee (RPC)

“RPC prepares a Legislative Notice for every major bill awaiting Senate Floor action that includes a summary of the bill provisions, related background information and anticipated amendments. The notices are placed on each GOP Senator’s desk on the Senate floor and delivered to each Senate Republican office.” The site also includes policy papers th …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–Senate

House Committee on International Relations

House Committee on International Relations

This is the House Committee with jurisdiction over matters including relations with foreign nations, embassies, national border lines, exports, foreign loans, international conferences, international education, declarations of war, the American National Red Cross, and the United Nations.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch–House Committees; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Foreign Policy & International Relations; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–War

Uniform Crime Reports

Uniform Crime Reports

“The Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program was conceived in 1929 by the International Association of Chiefs of Police to meet a need for reliable, uniform crime statistics for the nation. Several annual statistical publications, such as the comprehensive Crime in the United States , are produced from …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law Enforcement; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics

The Office of Immigration Statistics- Published Reports

The Office of Immigration Statistics- Published Reports

The Office of Immigration Statistics publishes statistical information about “foreign nationals who enter or attempt to enter the United States for temporary or permanent residence through a variety of status categories, as well as subsequent actions such as apprehension, removal, or naturalization.” The published reports are arranged by subject m …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics

The Green Party of the U.S. Official Site

The Green Party of the U.S. Official Site

Perhaps the best-known independent party in the U.S., the Green Party emphasizes social and ecological issues. The site contains party ads, publications, and opportunities to donate and become involved.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)

LOC???s List of References

LOC???s List of References

This site contains a brief, annotated list of references to the political parties.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)–History

Senate Page on the History of Political Parties

Senate Page on the History of Political Parties

???A political party is made up of individuals who organize to win elections, operate government, and influence public policy. The Democratic and Republican parties are currently the primary parties in Congress.??? This site contains links to information on the history of political parties in the Senate, along with an extensive bibliography on the …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States)–History

Political Database of the Americas

Political Database of the Americas

Political Database for the Americas “provides documentary and statistical political information for the countries in both North America and South America.” Data includes constitutions, electoral laws, legislative and executive branch information and election statistics.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–International Government & Intergovernmental Groups; Regional & Country Information–North America; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science

International Constitutional Law

International Constitutional Law

The International Constitutional Law site provides constitutional documents and background information on over 120 countries and (non-)governmental organizations.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–International Government & Intergovernmental Groups; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

Legalethics.com

Legalethics.com

“This Web Page Set offers the legal profession links and references to ethics rules, regulations, and articles relating to the integration of the Internet into the practice of law. Our two goals are to help: (1) establish practical rules, regulations, and guidelines to protect attorneys, their clients and the general public as the profession mig …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law–United States

Rock the Vote

Rock the Vote

“Rock the Vote is dedicated to: PROTECTING freedom of speech, EDUCATING young people about issues that affect us, and MOTIVATING young people to participate by registering, voting and speaking out.” More than just getting teenagers and Generation X’ers to register and vote. You will also find articles from economic issues, educations, and issues c …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

On Liberty

On Liberty

The 1909 edition of a 19th century essay concerning liberty and the power/limits of government on the individual and society.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Philosophical

Town Hall: Conservative News and Information

Town Hall: Conservative News and Information

“Town Hall is the first truly interactive community on the Internet to bring Internet users and public policy organizations together under the broad umbrella of “conservative” thoughts, ideas and actions. Our goal is to become the mall of ideas in which people congregate to exchange, discuss and disseminate the latest news and information. Town Hal …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

Wealth of Nations

Wealth of Nations

Here is Adam Smith’s 1776 “inguiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations” broken down into hyper-linked chapters.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Philosophical

Manifesto of the Communist Party

Manifesto of the Communist Party

“This is a hypertext version (1995) of the Manifesto of the Communist Party. It reproduces the English translation of 1888 published in Karl Marx and Frederick Engels, Collected Works.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Philosophical

Romanian (Limba Rom??n??)

Romanian (Limba Rom??n??)

Learn the Romanian alphabet! (Well, the Romanian modifications of the Roman alphabet.)
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Romanization; Arts & Humanities–Language & Linguistics–Romanian; Our World–Languages Around The World–Romanian; School And Homework Help–Homework Help–Subject Area Help—-Languages

The Mayan Epigraphic Database Project

The Mayan Epigraphic Database Project

The Mayan Epigraphic Database Project (MED) is an experiment in networked scholarship with the purpose of enhancing Classic Mayan epigraphic research. At present, MED consists of a relational database of glyphs (“gnumbers”), images, phonetic values (“pvalues”), and semantic values (“svalues”) according to the consensus among various American Mayani …
Subject: Social Sciences–Anthropology; Social Sciences–Archaeology

Public Health Foundation

Public Health Foundation

The Public Health Foundation (PHF)website states that the PHF is “a national, non-profit organization, is dedicated to supporting, convening, and advancing efforts of local, state, and federal public health agencies and systems to promote and protect the health of people living within their respective jurisdictions.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Public Health

Official Boating Safety Courses

Official Boating Safety Courses

This site provides online boating safety courses for a variety of states. If you want to learn about boat safety, you can view the online courses for free. The site also offers programs for a fee to get certified in boat safety.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Sports–Water Sports; Entertainment & Leisure–Outdoor Recreation; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–Outdoors

U.S. Department of Treasury

U.S. Department of Treasury

This official site of the federal Treasury Department provides pages for the IRS, Federal Income Tax, Treasury Forms, Treasury Securities, Savings Bonds, Secret Service, Seized Property Auctions, Terrorist Financing and Financial Crimes, the Office of Foreign Assets Control, and Frequently Asked Questions.
Subject: Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Departments; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

The Canadian Navy

The Canadian Navy

“The mission of this website is to promote the history, heritage, and potential of the Canadian Navy by publishing photos, information and articles that tell the entire story of the Canadian Navy since 1910.” The site includes descriptions of Canadian naval ships, Canadian war posters, Canadian Navy badges, the RCN on D-Day, Customs and Traditions …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments–Canada; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military–Military History

Center on Social and Economic Dynamics

Center on Social and Economic Dynamics

News briefs, projects, models, and publications from the Brookings’s Center on Social and Economic Dynamics. This public law organization applies the study of complexity to public policy, mainly through computational modeling and simulation.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Think Tanks; Business & Economics–Economics

IPL FAQ: Salaries / Benefits of U.S. Officials

IPL FAQ: Salaries / Benefits of U.S. Officials

What are the salaries/pensions given to U.S. Presidents, Vice Presidents, Cabinet members, Senators, etc.? Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

Guide to Law Online

Guide to Law Online

“An annotated hypertext guide to sources of information worldwide on government and law available online without charge. It includes links only to the most useful and reliable sites for legal information available for each of the world’s nations, although none of these sites have yet qualified for full GLIN recognition for the completeness, accurac …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Law

U.S. Court Forms

U.S. Court Forms

Court and other legal forms from the U.S. Federal Goverment and the individual states (including Puerto Rico & Washington D.C.). Browse by branch of government and topic, or search within each individual jurisdiction. There are over 40,000 forms in all, available in Adobe Acrobat (pdf) format.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US State & Regional

Official Documents

Official Documents

“This is a service being developed by The??Stationery??Office to assist internet users to locate official [United Kingdom] documents. It provides access to material published by The??Stationery??Office and other authoritative bodies.” Browse by date, title, department or category, or search the collection.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments–United Kingdom

The Pennsylvania Code

The Pennsylvania Code

“The Pennsylvania Code is an official publication of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It contains regulations and other documents filed with the Legislative Reference Bureau under the act of July 31, 1968 (P. L. 769, No. 240) (45 P. S. ???? 1102, 1201???1208 and 1602) and 45 Pa.C.S. Chapters 5, 7 and 9, known as the C …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US State & Regional

Truman Presidential Library: Education Page

Truman Presidential Library: Education Page

Provides educational resources from the Truman Presidential Library. The site includes activities, lesson plans, interactive features, and primary sources for use by or for elementary and high school students and teachers.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Executive Branch

Central Intelligence Agency

Central Intelligence Agency

The Central Intelligence Agency provides unclassified intelligence reports and summaries, information about the CIA itself, and the World FactBook, which offers detailed geography information about each country.
Subject: Regional & Country Information; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Defenses And Security

Project Vote Smart

Project Vote Smart

Project Vote Smart is “a national library of factual information on candidates for public office from President of the United States down to state legislature. We cover them in five basic areas: backgrounds, issue positions, voting records, campaign finances, performance evaluations made by over 100 to liberal to conservative special interest group …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections

RFE/RL Newsline Archive

RFE/RL Newsline Archive

Archives from January 1995 to May 2008 from Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty including “A daily report of developments in Eastern and Southeastern Europe, Russia, the Caucasus and Central Asia.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Politics News

Directgov

Directgov

Public information portal site for government information for the United Kingdom, including the UK Parliament, House of Commons, House of Lords, Scottish Parliament, National Assembly for Wales, and the Northern Ireland Assembly.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments–United Kingdom

Country Indicators for Foreign Policy

Country Indicators for Foreign Policy

“The CIFP represents an on-going effort to identify and assemble statistical information conveying the key features of the economic, political, social and cultural environments of countries around the world…The unique collection of country indicators generated by the project can be accessed through summary tables, country reports and this accompa …
Subject: Regional & Country Information; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments

Project Vote Smart’s U.S. Government Basics

Project Vote Smart’s U.S. Government Basics

Project Vote Smart’s U.S. Government primer is a concise U.S. civics lesson with emphasis on the political process. Here, you can learn about the election process, campaign finance, how a bill becomes a law, and much, much more. Project Vote Smart also follows what your elected officials are voting for in office on its Congress Tracking pages. In a …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–US Elections; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Legislative Branch; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Executive Branch

Bureau of Economic Analysis

Bureau of Economic Analysis

“The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) is an agency of the Department of Commerce. Along with the Census Bureau and STAT-USA, BEA is part of the Department’s Economics and Statistics Administration.

The mission of BEA is to produce and disseminate accurate, timely, relevant, and cost-effective economic accounts statistics that provide governmen …

Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics; Business & Economics–Economics; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Economic; Business & Economics–Statistics

Online Resource Guide to Political Inquiry

Online Resource Guide to Political Inquiry

A directory of “research gateways . . . supplemented by specific Web-based research that focuses on specific themes.” Topics include area studies, international studies, issue-based politics, reference and research, theory and analysis, and web-based projects. An excellent scholarly resource.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Social Sciences–Ethnicity, Culture, And Race

Australasian Legal Information Institute

Australasian Legal Information Institute

“The Australasian Legal Information Institute provides free internet access to Australian legal materials. AustLII is one of the largest sources of legal materials on the net, with over six gigabytes of raw text materials and over a million searchable documents. AustLII publishes public legal information: that is, primary legal materials (legislati …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments; Law, Government & Political Science–Law–Non-U.S. & International

Universal Declaration of Human Rights Home Page

Universal Declaration of Human Rights Home Page

“This website contains the most comprehensive collection of translations of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, adopted and proclaimed by General Assembly resolution 217 A (III) of 10 December 1948. Over 250 different language versions are available in HTML, PDF and graphical forms.”
Subject: Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Human Rights; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Philosophical

Australian Law on the Internet

Australian Law on the Internet

A comprehensive list of links to information about Australian law. It’s divided into Federal, state, aboriginal, constitutional, and several other types of law, as well as other aspects of Australian law. Part of the National Library of Australia Internet Subject Lists project.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments; Law, Government & Political Science–Law–Non-U.S. & International

National Center for Education Statistics

National Center for Education Statistics

“NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data that are related to education in the United States and other nations.” Look here for statistical information on all levels of education. The site includes an encyclopedia of education statistics, an FAQ, activities for children, and a catalog of NCES publications.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Statistics; Education; Law, Government And Political Science–Executive Branch–Agencies–Information Services

Legal Information Institute

Legal Information Institute

One of the aims of this project is “to carry out applied research on the use of digital information technology in the distribution of legal information, the delivery of legal education, and the practice of law.” This content-rich site offers access to a variety of Web-based legal information, along with other products. Included are constitutions …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government–Judicial Branch (Courts); Law, Government & Political Science–Law

National Centre of Legal Information of the Republic of Belarus

National Centre of Legal Information of the Republic of Belarus

“Information about the activities of the Centre. On-line access to the Belarus legal information databank, news of legislation and law. The site is mostly in Russian, but some basic legal acts including the Constitution of the Republic of Belarus are available in English.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Other National Governments; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Constitutions & Treaties In Force; Law, Government & Political Science–Law–Non-U.S. & International

Thomas Jefferson Papers

Thomas Jefferson Papers

“The complete Thomas Jefferson Papers from the Manuscript Division at the Library of Congress consists of approximately 27,000 documents. This is the largest collection of original Jefferson documents in the world. Document types in the collection as a whole include correspondence, commonplace books, financial account books, and manuscript volumes …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Historical Documents

The History Guy: The War List

The History Guy: The War List

“Hello, and welcome to The History Guy Website! Here you will find links and content pages to use in researching politics and history. ” Includes sections on American Politics and Government, Historical Personalities, Governments of the World, Military History, and New and Recent Conflicts of the World.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military–Military History; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Topic–History Of Law, Government & Political Science; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science