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Newspaper and Article Resources

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Newspaper Resources

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Web Sites
Representative Information
  • United States House of Representatives
    • Search by zip code to locate your representative.
  • Americans for Democratic Action
    • Download ADA's Latest Voting Record found on the right to view the voting record for the representive.
  • The American Conservative Union
    • On the top menu, click on Rating and, then,  Federal Legislative Ratings.
  • Project Vote Smart
    • Contains candidate biographies, voting records, issue positions, public statements, campaign finance and interest group ratings for federal and state elections.
    • Information on ballot initiatives and current legislative votes organized by state.
    • Provides links to resources to learn more about the elections and the election process.
    • Learn how to register to vote in your state of legal residence.
    • For listing of political parties, see [] and select the desired state.
Further Information
Explore these resources for information on both your congress member and also on the topics relevant for your district.

Newspapers by State/Region

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  • From the Search by Subject or Topic menu, select All News.  Then, from the Advanced Options menu under the search bar, select your state from the list provided. (filter does not work perfectly).
  • From the Search by Subject or Topic menu, select Biographical Information under the heading People, Places and Things.
Additionally, explore the newspaper and magazine resources listed on the homepage of this guide.

Peer-Reviewed Articles and Books
  • See the resources on home page of this guide.
  • Explore relevant Subject Guides, such as Education.
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