Political Science Resources on the WEB
Federal Government: If you are researching the Federal government, you might as well start with The White House. The White House main page links you to many other government sources. For a list of the President's Cabinet and the Executive Office of the President follow the link http://www.whitehouse.gov/government/.
You might also want to check out http://www.firstgov.gov. FirstGov.gov is the official U.S. gateway to all government information. It is the catalyst for a growing electronic government, which transcends the traditional boundaries of government. "Our vision is global - connecting the world to all U.S. government information and services."
To reach the U.S. House of Representatives, click on http://www.house.gov/
To reach the U.S. Senate, click on http://www.senate.gov/
The U.S. Bureau of the Census maintains a huge WEB site at http://www.census.gov. The 2000 Census of the United States can be found there.
Hoaxbusters is a government site that exposes hoax and viruses on the Internet. The site is maintained by the Computer Incident Advisory Capability, sponsored at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory by the U.S. Department of Energy.
http://www.ucc.edu/library/government-donna.htm is the Union County College Library's site listing government resources including an extensive section on New Jersey govermnent.
Major Political Parties in the United States
GOP Republican National Committee http://www.gop.org/
DNC Democratic National Committee http://www.democrats.org/
University of Miami Libraries, Public Opinion Polls on the Internet
The Gallop Organization
The Harris Poll, Harris Interactive
The Pew Research Center for People and the Press
The Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, http://www.ropercenter.uconn.edu/
Other U.S. Sites of Interest
Dr. Harold Damerow