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U.S. House of Representatives
Central Intelligence Agency
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Federal Bureau of Investigations
Illinois Government Search Site
The U.S. government's official web portal. "Whatever you want or need from the U.S. government, it's here on FirstGov.gov. You'll find a rich treasure of online information, services and resources."
Legislative information on the Internet. Contains access to the Congressional Record, bill text, summaries, and status, and public laws. Also provides useful links to other government resources. Sponsored by the Library of Congress.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Contains searchable Statistical Abstract of the United States and links to individual state statistical abstracts.
Guide to the U.S. Census
A gateway to Census 2000.
Gateway to statistics from over 100 U.S. Federal agencies.
National Center for Health Statistics
U.S. Dept. of Justice Statistics
National Center for Education Statistics
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