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Public Policy: Policy

Data Visualization

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An interactive visualization which shows actual patterns of lawmaking in Congress, year by year.

Researching Public Policy

News Databases

To locate a specific periodical, do a journal title keyword search in Franklin to see our holdings. Below are listings for our newspaper databases, which contain multiple titles and have specific focuses.

Federal Legislation

News Sources / Background

The following sources may be useful for background reading on a legislative issue, for in-class discussion.

Finding Legal Documents

Tracking State Legislation

More Resources on U.S. Policy

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U.S. Capitol Building