National Government

Explore-a-Bill – An overview of a legislation page on Congress.gov which demonstrates what you will find under each tab. Two-Minute Tips video plays without sound.

Congress.gov – Congress.gov is the official website for U.S. federal legislative information. The site provides access to accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public. It is presented by the Library of Congress (LOC) using data from the Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Office of the Secretary of the Senate, the Government Publishing Office, Congressional Budget Office, and the LOC’s Congressional Research Service.

Govtrack.us – Publishes the status of federal legislation, information about your representative and senators in Congress including voting records, and original research on bills and votes.

House.Gov– United States House of Representatives

Senate.Gov -United State Senate

USA Facts – Data curated from government sources by a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization.

 

Local & State Government

“Find Your Pennsylvania Legislator” search tool

Pennsylvania General Assembly-PA House and Senate information

Votes PA – Information for Pennsylvania voters

City of Bethlehem– Official City of Bethlehem Web site providing access to all departments and agencies.

City of Easton – Official city of Easton Web site

Monroe County – Official County of Monroe Web site.

Northampton County

Pennsylvania Manual – A comprehensive guide to Pennsylvania’s history, government and elections.

Other

Express-Times newspaper – Local newspaper covering the Lehigh Valley.

Morning Call newspaper– Local newspaper covering the Lehigh Valley and surrounding areas.

Public Agenda Online– Political and social issues as expressed through public opinion polls.

League of Women Voters: Nonpartisan organization that encourages informed and active participation of citizens in government