: http://thomas.loc.gov This website is the most comprehensive site for congressional information. It contains the full text of bills, bill summary and status, hearing testimony, recorded notes, committee reports, and other useful information about a particular piece of legislation.
: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/crecord/index.html The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings and debates of Congress. It is published daily when Congress is in session. It provides daily summaries of action in each chamber, committee hearings, bills introduced, bills signed, and a schedule of committee meetings for the following day.
: http://www.senate.gov This is a useful portal to the U.S. Senate and includes a number of features, including links to individual Senator's web pages. The "Legislation & Records" link provides information about bills and resolutions being considered in the Senate. The site allows viewers to track bills and see how individual members voted on a particular bill. The site also provides a schedule for upcoming legislative activity.
U.S. House of Representatives
: http://www.house.gov This is a useful portal to the U.S. House of Representatives and includes a number of features, including a tool to identify your Congressperson. The "Legislative Resources" section provides information about bills and resolutions being considered in the House. The site allows viewers to track bills and see how individual members voted on a particular bill. The site also provides a schedule for upcoming legislative activity.
: http://www.washingtonpost.com This newspaper's website includes a "Today in Congress" section, where you will find pertinent information on Congressional action items, which can be sorted by date.
: http://www.congress.org This resource is valuable when attempting to locate information about a particular Member of Congress.
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