Congressional, Department, and Agency Websites

    For further information on specific Congressional issues or departmental activities, please check the following websites:


    Congressional Websites


    House of Representatives –; Senate –

    Both sites provide links to individual members, committees and bill status.


    115th Congressional Membership Profile -- Congressional Research Service (CRS)

    Statistical information on selected characteristics of individual members, including data on party affiliation, average age, occupation, education, length of congressional service, religious affiliation, gender, ethnicity, foreign births, and military service.


    Thomas (Library of Congress) site -

    Contains information on bills before Congress, including text, names of sponsors and status.


    Department and Agency Websites


    White House Office of Science and Technology Policy -


    Federal Register - 

    Provides a daily listing of most publications and public notices of federal departments and agencies, including requests for comments on proposed regulations and requests for proposals.


    In general, most federal department and agency websites can be accessed by using google and typing in the name of the (e.g.


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