1945 - one year ago. Offers original narrative accounts of every major piece of legislation that lawmakers considered during a congressional session. Arranged thematically, CQ Almanac organizes, distills, and cross-indexes for permanent reference the full year in Congress and in national politics. Also available in print, in 2001 title changed to CQ Almanac Plus.
A weekly news magazine on government, congress, and politics. 1983-present available online. Use the advanced search to find articles older than six months old. 1956-2004 available in print. Title from 1956-1998 was Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report.
This collaboration between four research universities allows the creation of graphs which show how attention to topics has changed over time.
Congressional Research Service (CRS)
CRS is a division of the Library of Congress which provides high-quality research and analysis on a variety of topics for members of Congress. The reports created by CRS staff are succinct and well-researched.