US Government Information Sites
Ben's Guide to U.S. Government For Kids, Thomas Jefferson (LOC), USA.gov added;
Library of Congress - revised
Revised February 2011.
- Ben's Guide to U.S. Government For Kids
Ben's Guide provides a wealth of information for K-12 students, parents and teachers.
- Bureau of Public Debt
- Commerce Department
- Consumer Information Center
- Consumer Protection Safety Commission
- Environmental Protection Agency
- EPA Vehicle Emissions Guide
Is your dream machine also a clean machine?
Use this guide to choose the cleanest and most fuel-efficient vehicle that meets your needs. Low emissions and good fuel economy are both important for the environment
This EPA site ranks 2000 and 2009 vehicles by Make; by Type; by 'The Greenest'.
- Federal Trade Commission
- Federal Statistics
Offers a selection of national statistics.
FirstGov has links:
- To Organizations: A-Z Agency Index; Federal Gov.; State Gov.; Local Gov.; and Tribal Gov.
- To Topics (FAQ's,Forms,E-Mail,etc.)
- To Government Contacts
- Food & Drug Administration
- House of Representatives
- Internal Revenue Service
- Internet Fraud Complaint Center
The Justice Department has launched a multi-agency center aimed at combating fraud perpetuated on the Internet. The venture allows consumers who suspect Internet fraud to share that information with law enforcement quickly. It is staffed with FBI officials and members of the National White Collar Crime Center.
- Library of Congress
The Library of Congress offers an online site for science, technology, business, the law and much more.
- Library of Congress
The Library of Congress has opened a new site for children.
- Thomas Jefferson (LOC)
Thomas Jefferson (LOC) provides legislative information from the Libaray of Congress. In the site's Learn section is background information on the legislative process, Supreme Court, US Constitution, and more.
Home Page for NASA. Contains News, Missions, Multimedia, About NASA.
The NSA/CSS core missions are to protect U.S. national security systems and to produce foreign signals intelligence information.
- National White Collar Crime Center (NW3C)
The NW3C provides support services to state and local law enforcement for the prevention, investigation and prosecution of high-tech and economic crime.
- New Jersey State Court System
Home Page for the New Jersey State Court System. Contains recent New Jersey Supreme Court and appellate court decisions, information for jurors, job openings, links to county courthouse sites and more.
- Patent Office
- Postal Service
Your Money at Work
This Website tracks the American Recovery and Investment Act that was signed into law on 02/17/09.
To see how your State fares in this Recovery Effort:
- Click on News.
- On the next Screen, Click on State Programs & Resources.
- A color coded map of the United States will appear.
If that State is Blue, Info is Available. Click on It. For All other States, Info is NA at the present time.
- Securities & Exchange Commission
- Social Security
- Supreme Court of the United States
This is the officialSupreme Court site maintained by the government.
- Supreme Court
This site is maintained by the Legal Information Institute of the Cornell Law School (LII). The LII offers Supreme Court opinions under the auspices of Project Hermes, the court's elctronic-dissemination project. This archive contains nearly all opinions of the court issued since May 1990. In addition collection of over 600 of the most important historical decisions on the Court is available on CD-ROM and (with reduced functionality) over the Internet.
USA.gov offers services such as making an address change, registering a car, requesting a tax return, shopping at government auctions. The site also provides contact information for elected officials and agencies, and much more.
- White House