Congressional Quarterly's Magazine 0n Government, Policy and Politics
"The CQ news team - by far the largest on Capitol Hill, with more than 100 reporters, editors and researchers - covers virtually every act of Congress, delivering nonpartisan news and analysis." Coverage: 1983 to current
• Bills To Watch
• Vote Charts
• Status of Appropriations
• Trends and Forecasts
• New Perspectives on Current Events
• Weekly Report: Actions and Reactions in Congress
• Subject Index
• Cumulative Index
The official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. It is published daily when Congress is in session. At the back of each daily issue is the "Daily Digest," which summarizes the day's floor and committee activities.
Also free on GPO's govinfo (1873-2013)
Respected non-partisan independent newspaper covering news and analysis about Congress and the Federal government with special focus on business and lobbying, political campaigns, and Capitol Hill issues.
Also in Nexis Uni (1995-current)
Live video feeds, clips, and segments of proceedings, testimony, and speeches of legislative, executive, and judicial branches of government. All programming since 1987 is available in the award-winning Video Library. C-SPAN is a private, non-profit company, created in 1979 by the cable television industry as a public service to provide public access to the political process. It receives no government funding.
A federal legislative agency that provides economic information and revenue projections for Congress. Reports produced are "objective, nonpartisan, and timely analyses to aid in economic and budgetary decisions on the wide array of programs covered by the federal budget." All reports are posted on website.
"Place for initiating dialogue and building consensus among the various players (libraries, government agencies, non-profit organizations, researchers, journalists, etc.) who have a stake in the preservation of and perpetual free access to government information."