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Atlas of the United States is the first comprehensive
atlas of population and housing produced by the Census Bureau
since the 1920s. The Census Atlas is a large-format publication
about 300 pages long (in Adobe Acrobat PDF format) and containing
almost 800 maps. Data from censuses prior to 2000 support
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FedStats access to statistics from over 100 federal agencies
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Occupational Outlook Handbook The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. The Handbook is revised every two years.
Congressional Directory biographical sketches of members
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Government Reporter (Library subscription database)
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Statistical Abstract of the United States A collection of over a thousand federal and state government as well as non-governmental statistics covering various topics. Areas of coverage include, population and vital statistics, health, economics, education, manufacturing, natural resources, transportation, and the U.S. Industrial Outlook. This resource is updated every two years.
Legislative Information on the Internet tracks legislation
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Government Census Bureau detailed U. S. census information
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Government Manual provides comprehensive information on the agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches. It also includes information on quasi-official agencies, international organizations in which the United States participates, and boards, commissions, and committees.
New Handbook of Texas in-depth information about the history
and governance of Texas
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Election Results: Past and Present Instructions and links
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1845 to the present.
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