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Minimum Wage Congressional Committee Simulation

War on Poverty
 
 
National Debt Videos
 
 
 
 
Presidential Speeches:  Use the following links to complete the President in Times of Crisis handout.

President Roosevelt’s First Fireside Chat on Bank Regulation (March 12, 1933)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NY Times Unemployment Landscape
 
CBS News Obama's "Americans Job Act" Speech
 
NY Times Economic Stimulus News
 
NY Times Unemployment News
 
Room For Debate: 16 Ways to Cut the Federal Deficit
 
American Public Media: Budget Hero
 
The Concord Coalition Federal Budget Challenge
 
Committe for a Responsible Federal Budget
 
New York Times Budget Simulator
 
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Polling Data and Results
This site has data on all kinds of political issues, elections, candidates etc...
http://www.pollingreport.com/index.html

Redistricting Game
http://www.redistrictinggame.org/

Real Clear Politics A clearinghouse site for political news.
http://www.realclearpolitics.com/

Fact Check
This site will help you check the truth and accuracy of political claims and advertising.
http://www.factcheck.org/

Federal Statistics
Statistics from over 100 federal agencies.
http://www.fedstats.gov/

iCue US Government
US Government site from the University of Phoenix
http://www.icue.com/portal/site/iCue/iCuePoliticsCourseHomePage

Living Room Candidate
Presidential campaign commercials from 1952 to the present.
http://www.livingroomcandidate.org/

Pew Research Center
The Pew Research Center offers statistics and analysis on a variety of topics.
http://pewresearch.org/

Truth Dig
The news behind the news.
http://www.truthdig.com/

Pollster Polls and analysis of all things political.
http://pollster.com/

NY Times Budget Simulator
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2010/11/13/weekinreview/deficits-graphic.html

NY Times Political Donations

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2011/10/17/us/politics/a-guide-to-political-donations.html?scp=1sq=interactive%20+guide%20to%20political%20donations&st=cse


Why Limit Political Donations - New York Times and Citizen's United

http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2013/10/06/why-limit-political-donations