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Policy Agendas Project
Enables the user to create graphs and charts of U.S. Congressional priorities,
going back to 1946.
Vital Statistics on American Politics
Covers campaign finance, elections, political parties, public
opinion and other topics.
Dewey Library - Reference Collection | JK274.S74
Dewey Library - Reserve Desk | CDROM JK274.S74
Vital Statistics on the Presidency: Washington to Clinton
Provides an array of data on the presidency.
Dewey Library - Reference Collection | JK518.R34 1998
Voting and Elections
Dewey Library - Stacks | JK1967.A51 (latest on Reference)Primary and
general election results for Senate, House, and Gubernatorial races.
American National Election Studies
on voting, public opinion, and political participation.
Available via ICPSR or
and Statistical Data Center, University of Virginia.
Finance Reports and Data (Federal Election Commission)
Provides data on campaign finance by candidate, Political Action Committees,
Congressional Roll Call
Record of roll call votes in both chambers of the United States Congress.
Dewey Library - Stacks | JK1051.C7494 (latest on Reference)
Elections in Africa: a Data Handbook
Dewey Library - Reference Collection
Elections in Asia and the Pacific: a Data Handbook
Dewey Library - Reference Collection | JQ38.E44 2001
Elections in the Americas: a Data Handbook
Dewey Library - Reference Collection | JF1001.E363 2005
Elections in Western Europe Since 1815: Electoral Results
Dewey Library - Reference Collection | JN94.A95.C373
International encyclopedia of elections
Dewey Library - Reference Collection | JF1001.I57 2000
The above set of books provide historical statistics on election results
in various regions of the world.
Lijphart Elections Archive
Research collection of district level election results for approximately
350 national legislative elections in 26 countries. Covers early 1980s through
of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives: Election Statistics
official vote counts from the states and territories for all federal
elections from 1920-present.
United States Congressional
Elections, 1788-1997: the Official Results of the Elections of the 1st
through 105th Congresses
Compiles official election returns for members of Congress.
Dewey Library - Reference Collection | JK1967.D77 1998
Budget of the United States
Collection of: budget message of the President,
information about the President's budget proposals for a given fiscal year,
and other budgetary publications that have been issued throughout the fiscal
Dewey Library - Reserve Desk | CDROM HJ2051.A32
Dewey Library - Basement | HJ2051.A32 1948-
Census of Governments
Survey of state and local
organization, public employment, and government finance.
1992- available at U.S. Census
Bureau Federal, State, and Local Governments page.
1957-1992 available at Dewey Library Stacks | JS3.A22 (latest on Reference)
Government Finance Statistics Yearbook
Information on revenue grants, expenditures, and debts for governments worldwide.
Dewey Library - Stacks | HJ101.G68 v.1 (1977)- (latest on Reference)
Provides spending, revenue, employment and crime data for state and local governments and school districts across the U.S., pulling together data from different government sources.