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Country Studies--Library of Congress
The online version of the series of books published by the Federal ResearchDivision of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the Department of the Army. Each entry details a country's political, economic, social, and national security systems and institutions, then examines the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural factors.
Kent State's Freedom of Information Act
The FBI investigation of Kent State is now available online.
Extensive links to information about U.S. federal and statewide elections and to news about U.S. politics.
Thomas--Legislative Information on the Internet
An indispensable tool for legislative research from the Library of Congess, and a companion to Federal material available through the US Government Printing Office. Users can search theCongressional Record, track the status of a bill, access full-text versions of bills, public and private laws, check roll call votes in the House and Senate, as well as look at the schedules ofboth houses and their committees. Thomas has links to other Library of Congress legislative sites and historical documents.
United States State Department Major Publications
Compiled by the U.S. State Department, this Web page provides access to their major publications.