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Government & Politics
Reports address the most current and controversial issues of the day with detailed discussions of the various sides of the issues, summaries, bibliographies, and links to related stories. Pro/Con section presents opposing sides of an issue. Content goes back to 1991. more info.
Content covers history, literature, biography, science, and social studies. Resources include primary sources, essays, critical analyses, biographies, creative works, and multimedia. more info.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Social issues covered by pro/con viewpoint essays, topic overviews, primary source documents, biographies, court-case overviews, periodical articles, statistical tables, charts and graphs, images, and podcasts. more info.
Statistics about social, economic and demographic conditions in Minnesota.http://www.lmic.state.mn.us/datanet
Bureau of Justice Statistics
Data on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/
Sources of data include the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and many other Federal agencies and private organizationshttp://www.census.gov/compendia/sta
Non partisan "consumer advocate" monitors the accuracy of what politicians say in public.http://www.factcheck.org
The Briefing Room, the Issues, the Administration, About the White House, and Our Government are all at your fingertips.http://www.whitehouse.gov/
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