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RESEARCH LINKS

 

The following is a collection of links that you may find useful in orienting yourself to Washington and/or for research on your WISE paper topic:

CONGRESS

Congress - Legislative Information
http://congress.gov
http://thomas.loc.gov

U.S. Senate
http://www.senate.gov

U.S. House of Representatives
http://www.house.gov

House Science Committee
http://www.house.gov/science/

U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)
http://www.gao.gov/

U.S. Government Printing Office
http://www.access.gpo.gov/

Congressional Budget Office
http://www.cbo.gov/

Congressional Record
http://www.gpo.gov/searchwebapp/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=CREC

Federal Register
http://www.gpo.gov/searchwebapp/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=FR

Congressional Directory
https://www.congress.gov/members

EXECUTIVE BRANCH

The White House (with links to all Federal departments/agencies)
http://www.whitehouse.gov

President's Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)
http://www.ostp.gov

FirstGov
http://www.firstgov.gov

Commerce Department
http://www.doc.gov

Department of Defense
http://www.defense.gov

Department of Energy
http://www.doe.gov

Department of Homeland Security
http://www.dhs.gov

Environmental Protection Agency
http://www.epa.gov

Federal Communications Commission
http://www.fcc.gov

National Aeronautics and Space Administration
http://www.nasa.gov

National Institutes of Health
http://www.nih.gov

National Institute for Standards and Technology
http://www.nist.gov

National Science Foundation
http://www.nsf.gov

Nuclear Regulatory Commission
http://www.nrc.gov

THINK TANKS/RESEARCH ORGANIZATIONS

Aspen Institute
http://www.aspeninstitute.org/

The Brookings Institution
http://www.brookings.org

Center for American Progress
https://www.americanprogress.org/issues/technology/view/

Center for Strategic & International Studies
http://www.csis.org/

Economic Policy Institute
http://www.epi.org/

Heritage Foundation
http://www.heritage.org/

MITRE
http://www.mitre.org

National Research Council
http://www.nationalacademies.org/nrc/

Progressive Policy Institute
http://www.progressivepolicy.org/

The Rand Institute
http://www.rand.org/

CLEARINGHOUSES

FirstGov
http://www.firstgov.gov

FedWorld Information Network
http://fedworld.ntis.gov/

ASSOCIATIONS

AAES
http://www.aaes.org/

AIChE
http://www.aiche.org/

AIP:  FYI Bulletin of Science Policy News
http://www.aip.org/fyi

ANS Position Statements
http://www.ans.org/pi/ps/

ASCE Issues and Advocacy
http://www.asce.org/issues_and_advocacy/

ASME Government Relations Information Center
https://www.asme.org/about-asme/get-involved/advocacy-government-relations

IEEE-USA - Public Policy
http://www.ieeeusa.org/policy

NSPE Issues and Advocacy
http://www.nspe.org/resources/issues-and-advocacy
 

STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT

CountyOffice.Org
http://CountyOffice.org

National Conference of State Legislatures
http://www.ncsl.org

National Governors Association
http://www.nga.org

Piper Resources
http://www.piperinfo.com

State Science and Technology Institute
http://www.ssti.org

U.S. Conference of Mayors
http://usmayors.org

 

 


 

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