Key Government Documents
News Articles from CQ Weekly (CQ Press)
Each issue of CQ Weekly contains an unbiased, objective and comprehensive roundup of virtually all Capitol Hill activity from the previous week.
Branches of Government
The federal government is defined by the U.S. Constitution as having three equal branches:
Judicial Branch: The Supreme Court of the United States is the highest court in the land and the only part of the federal judiciary specifically required by the Constitution. The rest of the Federal Judiciary is established at the discretion of Congress.
Here is a helpful primer about the Federal Court System from the United States Courts.
Government Information Portals
To search for documents from multiple branches of the government as well as departments and agencies, try these indexes.
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