Citizen Cosponsor Project
The project is a way for the public citizen to get connected to congress. Citizens find proposed bills and agree to sign on to them.
Offers archives of government proceedings since the mid 1980s.
Links open government data for public sector use, and in turn drives innovation.
The gateway to statistics from over 100 U.S. Federal agencies.
Use this search to find out who or what is influencing the United States political system.
Local Governments for Sustainability
Organization of over 600 local governments dedicated to climate protection and local sustainability. Includes membership details, news and action center.
Open The Books
Portal that aims to take a look into the financial spending of government in an effort to encourage transparency. Search via each of the 50 states.
Allows users to track the progress of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, to see how the money is being spent. Includes video and timeline.
Agency works to make government transparent and accountable, and provides resources and tools for media and citizens to help with doing so.
Aims to provide unbiased information about government and politics in the United States. Presents news, commentary, an online textbook, and a multimedia gallery.
Offering a guide to government offices and services, senators and representatives, census data, taxes, social security and more.
Directory of government websites for businesses, citizens, and federal employees.
Not sure who the elected officials in the new administration are? Get the background, path to power, political activity, conflicts of interest and issues for each.