As a former Chemistry professor, I know the importance of having an abundance of accurate research materials at your fingertips.
This Student Center is intended to be a resource for both teachers and students. Thank you for taking the time to visit and learn more about the federal government and issues that impact us all as citizens of this great nation. I hope you find the reading materials I have provided here helpful.
Here you will find a wealth of information about the House and Congress. Among the new and / or improved features are: easy-to-use tools for finding your representative, an expanded public disclosure section, and an interactive calendar of current and archived House schedules, floor proceedings, votes, bills, and reports.
Congressional Budget Office
CBO produces policy analyses, cost estimates of legislation, and budget and economic projections that serve as a basis for the Congress's decisions about spending and taxes.
In the spirit of Thomas Jefferson, legislative information from the Library of Congress. Thomas.gov makes federal legislative information easily and freely available to the public.
Code of Federal Regulations
The Code of Federal Regulations provides free online access to official Federal Government publications.
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is the nation's record keeper. Of all documents and materials created in the course of business conducted by the United States Federal government, only 1%-3% are so important for legal or historical reasons that they are kept by us forever.
Library of Congress
The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and serves as the research arm of Congress. It is also the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections.
US Supreme Court
This site is a source for information about the Supreme Court Cases, Oral Arguments, Opinions, Orders, Dockets, Supreme Court history, visiting information."
USA.gov The U.S. government's official web portal. USA.gov makes it easy for the public to get U.S. government information and services on the web. USA.gov also serves as the catalyst for a growing electronic government.