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Resources on State Politics
Reports, analysis, news and issues affecting state governments.
The Almanac of American Politics
This almanac is published in paper and online every two years covering politics and politicians for every state.
The Book of the States
Annual title covers information on general trends across the states as well as state finances, demographics, elections and intergovernmental relations with the federal system.
Almanac of the 50 States
Provides statistics on every state covering demographics, health, crime, election turnout and results.
State, County & City Government Resources
These resources help find information on states, counties and cities for individual analysis or for comparision of state governments.
Official web portal of the US government, searching federal, state, local and tribal government websites.
National Institute on Money in State Politics
Organization tracks political donations in all 50 states, providing reports and graphics showing trends within, and across, states.
National Conference of State Legislatures Website
Provides information on state laws, bills and policies, allowing for comparison amongst the states.
Council of State Governments
Provides information on state policies, economics, economic snapshots and research on issues affecting states.
National Governors Association
Provides data on state governments, particularly working with the federal government, as well as, biographies of governors.
National Association of Counties
The only organization for advocating county-level needs to state and federal governments. Provides reports on issues affecting county governments as well as demographic data.
National League of Cities
Provides information on cities including economics, security and city services for citizens.
Find information on cities throughout the world, including economic, demographic and other information regarding metropolitan governance.
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