August 1, 2014

Congress.gov

Website of the Week:
Congress.gov

Website of the Week will be archived on the System’s website.

Congress.gov will replace Thomas.gov, November 2013.

Locate the following on Congress.gov:
-Live sessions from the House and Senate on the first screen
-Nine videos explain each of the common legislative stages
-Congressional Record, 1995-Present (Congressional Record is also available as an app.)
-Status and details of bills
-Biographical information on Members of Congress

Congress.gov will also be available via an app.

To get prepared for the transition from Thomas.gov to Congress.gov, sign up for a Congress.gov webinar. The next two webinars are scheduled for Oct. 17 and Nov. 14. Go to: http://tinyurl.com/mepalsx