Resources and References

WhiteHouse.gov

At WhiteHouse.gov you can be briefed each day with news from the Briefing Room.
View these topics in the Briefing Room:

Your Weekly Address               Speeches & Remarks         Press Briefings
Statements & Releases            White House Schedule        Presidential Actions
Nominations & Appointments     Legislation                         Disclosures

At WhiteHouse.gov, you also have access to the all of the branches of our government.
View these branches at Our Government

          The Executive Branch         The Legislative Branch                      The Judicial Branch
          The Constitution                  Federal Agencies & Commissions     Elections & Voting
          State & Local Government                                                          

ConstitutionFacts.com

At ConstitutionFacts.com, you'll get a feel for the Constitution itself and how it is that a document that was written over 200 years ago still plays an integral role in our everyday lives.

You'll see the entire text of the Constitution, the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence - and much more! You'll find interesting insights into the men who wrote the Constitution, how it was created, and how the Supreme Court has interpreted the Constitution in the two centuries since its creation!

Take the "Constituion I.Q. quiz" or the "Real of Fake Quiz" to test your knowldge of the Constituion.

ConstitutionCenter.org

Prvides many eductional resources on the Constitution.

At this website you can view the new episode of our engaging and educational web-based video series, Constitution Hall Pass, and join in the live web chat from September 10-23


You can also download your own personal Pocket Constitution App for your iPhone.


U.S.Citizenship and Immigration Services Naturalization Self Test.

Test your knowledge of US History and overnment by taking the naturalization self test.

The naturalization self test is a study tool to help you test your knowledge of U.S. history and government.
The actual civics test is NOT a multiple choice test. The civics test is an oral test.

Legal Resources Handout

Explore the legal resources offered  by the DeVry University Library. These resources include LexisNexis, the Provides access to over 10,000 full-text news, business, and legal publications. Includes company dossiers for detailed company information and financial performance. Also compares companies matching specific criteria. Provides access to Shepard's Citations® service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789.

Provides access to over 10,000 full-text news, business, and legal publications. Includes company dossiers for detailed company information and financial performance. Also compares companies matching specific criteria. Provides access to Shepard's Citations® service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789.

THOMAS  Handout

THOMAS was launched in January of 1995, at the inception of the 104th Congress. The leadership of the 104th Congress directed the Library of Congress to make federal legislative information freely available to the public. Since that time THOMAS has expanded the scope of its offerings to include the features and content listed below.

SIRS Knowledge Source includes SIRS Government Reporter which provides relevant, credible information on many issues.
This collection provides you with full-text articles and Internet resources are carefully selected from thousands of domestic and international publications and respected organizations.

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