Government Documents

Government Documents

The U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) is the Federal Government’s official, digital, secure resource for producing, procuring, cataloging, indexing, authenticating, disseminating, and preserving the official information products of the U.S. Government. Access the GPO here: Government Documents

More Government Documents websites:

Resource Description Website
American FactFinder American FactFinder is a source for population, economic, housing, and geographic information and data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island areas. http://factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/index.xhtml
Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government Ben’s Guide is a service of the Government Publishing Office (GPO), designed to inform students, parents, and educators about the Federal Government, which issues the publications and information products disseminated by the GPO’s Federal Depository Library Program http://bensguide.gpo.gov/
Budget of the United States Government The Budget contains the budget message of the President, information about the President’s budget propsals for a given fiscal year, and other budgetary publications issued throughout the fiscal year. https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionGPO.action?collectionCode=BUDGET
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance The CFDA lists all Federal programs available to State and local Governments; federally-recognized Indian tribal governments; Territories and possessions of the United States; domestic public, quasi-public, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions; specialized groups; and individuals. https://www.cfda.gov/
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications The CGP is the finding tool for federal publications that includes descriptive records for historical and current publications and provides direct links to those that are available online. Users can search by authoring agency, title, subject, and general key word, or use Advanced Search for more options. http://catalog.gpo.gov/F?RN=747074540
Code of Federal Regulations This is the annual edition of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by departments and agencies of the Federal Government https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collectionCfr.action?collectionCode=CFR
Congress Congress.gov includes members of both the Senate and the House and gives links to legislation introduced, pending, currently on the agenda, and recently passed. https://www.congress.gov/
Congressional Directory The official directory of the United States Congress that includes members of the Senate and House, committee members, room and telephone numbers, and officials of the courts https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=CDIR&browsePath=114&isCollapsed=true&leafLevelBrowse=false&ycord=400
Congressional Record (daily) The Congressional Record is the daily official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=CREC
Constitution of the United States of America; Analysis and Interpretaion Also known as the Constitution Annotated, it is the legal analysis and interpretation of the United States Constitution based primarily on Supreme Court cases. https://www.congress.gov/constitution-annotated/
Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents The daily and weekly compilations of the Presidential documents are the official publication of material released by the White House Press Secretary. https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=CPD
Economic Indicators Published monthly by the council of Economic Advisors for the Joint Economic Committtee, Economic Indicators provide economic information on GDP, income, employment, production, business activity, prices, money, credit, security markets, and more. https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=ECONI
Economic Report of the President An annual report which gives an overview of the nation’s economic progress using text and extensive data appendices. https://www.whitehouse.gov/administration/eop/cea/economic-report-of-the-President/2016
Elected Officials Find your elected officials from the President down to your state legislative officials http://act.commoncause.org/site/PageServer?pagename=sunlight_advocacy_list_page
Fdsys An online database that gives free access to official publications from all three branches of the United States Government. https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/?url=
Federal Register (daily) The daily publication of the rules, proposed rules, and notices of the Federal agencies and organizations along with executive orders. https://www.federalregister.gov/
Internal Revenue Service A guide to all things related to Federal Income Tax. Access to printable tax forms and instructions https://www.irs.gov/
Occupational Outlook Handbook The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a resource for occupational and career information providing profiles on a majority of Jobs in the United States. Profiles describe the work environment, education and training needed, ten year outlook , and median pay for workers http://www.bls.gov/ooh/
Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States The official publication of the President’s addresses, writings, and remarks https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=PPP
Social Security Handbook The resource for all Social Security questions. https://www.ssa.gov/OP_Home%2Fhandbook/handbook-toc.html
United States Code The permanent and general laws of the United States are divided by broad subjects into fifty-one titles http://uscode.house.gov/
United States Government Manual This is the official handbook provided by the federal government on the agencies of the three branches of government. https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=GOVMAN
United States Reports Contains the Supreme Court’s Opinions. https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/boundvolumes.aspx
United States Statutes The United States Statutes at Large containing the permanent laws – public and private – that were enacted during each session of Congress https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=STATUTE
United States Statistics Find data about the U.S., such as maps and population, demographic, and economic data. https://www.usa.gov/statistics
United States Representatives – Alabama Alabama Representatives contact information with links to their individual pages. Also includes links to all other states. http://www.house.gov/representatives/
United States Senators – Alabama Alabama Senators contact information. Also contains links to biographical resources on current and former senators. This resource will link to the same information for any state. http://www.senate.gov/general/contact_information/senators_cfm.cfm?state=AL
World Fact Book The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/index.html
Alabama
Alabama The Alabama.gov website provides links to online Alabama government services for residents and businesses and to state agencies and governmental offices. http://www.alabama.gov/
The Alabama Directory Provides access and contact information on essentially all Alabama agencies and other government entities. http://inform.alabama.gov/agencysearch.aspx
Alabama Law Enforcement Agency An extensive website on citizen information related to law enforcement. Driver license, boating laws, reporting a car crash, gun permit law, and other law enforcement information http://www.alea.gov/Home/
Alabama Legislature Provides information about the legislative process, the state senate and house representatives and legislation in process http://www.legislature.state.al.us/aliswww/default.aspx
Alabama Taxes Access to information and forms on Alabama taxes http://www.ador.alabama.gov/
Alabama Treasury Provides information on unclaimed property, education savings plan and other treasury services for the state of Alabama http://treasury.alabama.gov/
Driver’s License Manual A pdf of the official Alabama Driver’s License Manual http://dps.alabama.gov/documents/manuals/driverlicensemanual.pdf
Voter Registration Information on how to register to vote including an online ability to check your current voter registration status http://www.alabamavotes.gov/
Etowah County and Gadsden
Etowah County Government Etowah county website with information about the county commission, the probate court, the revenue commision and the voter http://etowahcounty.org/
Gadsden, AL official website Provides information on elected officials, city services, code of ordinances (city laws) and community links http://www.cityofgadsden.com/