Online Legislative Resources

The Thomas Website

Legislative website maintained by the Library of Congress that provides valuable information about the current Congress and the legislative process. This site has a search function that allows the viewer to obtain information about current bills, monitor ongoing floor action, and track progress on appropriations bills. Thomas includes a wealth of information about how Congress functions.

The House

In addition to finding your own U.S. Representative on the House website, you can also find a detailed description of the legislative process.

Clerk of the House

The Web site of the Clerk of the House supplies information about legislative process and also allows the reader to track current legislative activity.

The Senate

The U.S. Senate Web site allows the reader to find senators and track current legislative activity, and also provides valuable background information about the Senate. A particularly informative page on the Web site is Legislation and Records.