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General U.S. Politics Resources
American Political Internet Resources (text file)
Daniel Bell, The End of Ideology (Chap. 13 on "The Mood of Three Generations" and excerpt from the Conclusion) (Al Fireis, U. Penn)
Bruce Bimber (U. California, Santa Barbara), "The Internet and Political Transformation" (1996) 
Charlotte's WWWeb (Government Reform Resources) 
The Coin-Operated Congress (Mother Jones magazine's list of political action committee contributors to nearly 4,000 candidates for U.S. federal offices in the 1992 and 1994 elections)
The Council for Excellence in Government 
Dean's Voting Guide (non-partisan info and links covering U. S. politics) (Dean D. Paxton)
Gallup Poll 
Grand Old Page Directory of Political Sites (Berkeley Internet Connections)
Law and Politics Internet Guide (Randy Roberts)
Left, Right & Center ("one-stop site for diverse political commentary, humor, and news"; "designed in the spirit of bipartisanship") (Dave Varadian)
US Constitution (Legal Information Institute, Cornell U.)
The MoJo Wire--Interactive Exposés and Politics (online version of the Mother Jones magazine)
New Politics ("the non-partisan U.S. Political Participation Resource") (Lee Philip Stral)
Political Action Resources (Kim Software)
Political Resources, Inc.: The Political Superstore ("tools for [U.S.] candidate / corporate / issue campaigns"; includes links to political info and resources)
POLITICS (Politics listserv converted to hypertext)
Politics1 ("comprehensive links to Presidential, Gubernatorial, US Senate & Congressional candidates and political parties across the spectrum") (Ron Gunzburger)
TORE: Text Optimum Retrieval Engine/Federal Register (sophisticated search interface for the Federal Register; fuzzy, proximity, and other searches)
Vote Smart Web ("national non-profit, non-partisan voter information organization")
Federal Government
CapWeb: A Guide to the U.S. Congress (addresses, phones, e-mail addresses, etc.)
C-SPAN Networks 
English Server Government, Law and Society List 
Federal Web Locator (gigantic archive of federal government sites and info) (Villanova Center for Information Law and Policy)
THOMAS: Legislative Information on the Internet (Library of Congress)
U.S. Government Hypertexts 
Census Bureau 
CIA Server 
Commerce Dept. 
Defense Dept.
Air Force 
DefenseLINK: Dept. of Defense Server 
Education Dept. 
Energy Dept. 
Environmental Protection Agency 
Government Printing Office (access to Federal Register, Congressional Record, Congressional Bills)
House of Representatives Gopher 
Interior Dept. 
National Institutes of Health 
Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) 
Peace Corps 
White House Home Page 
State Governments
California Ballot Propositions 
California State Page 
California Election Info 
Santa Barbara County Democratic Party 
Santa Barbara Democrats 
Political Parties
Communist Party U.S.A. 
Democratic National Committee 
Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee Home Page 
Information Headquarters for the Republican Primary 
Political Movements, Groups, Organizations, Associations
American Student Political Network Index of Student Activist & Political Groups 
Asian Pacific American Politics (resources and directory of scholars in the field) (Race and Ethnicity Online)
The Conservative Link Home Page 
Democratic Socialists of America
Left Links 
Left-Wing Lingo, Ideologies and History (J. Hughes)
The Socialist International (organization)
free-market.com: A Starting Point for Liberty on the Internet (libertarian site) (Chris Whitten)
IWW - Hoosier Slim's Wobbly Homepage (Mitch)
The Left Side of the Web (Brian Wright)
National Committee for Public Education and Religious Liberty (PEARL) 
Republican Contract with America 
World Wide Libertarian Pages 
Political History & Documents
Bill of Rights 
Clamen's Political Archives (political texts & documents)
Constitution for the United States 
Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents of the United States. 1989. 
Scholarly Studies & Projects
George Lakoff (UC Berkeley), "Metaphor in Politics" (metaphor and the Gulf War)
Tim Rohrer (U. Oregon), "The Metaphorical Logic of (Political) Rape: George Bush and the New Wor(l)d Order" 
Political Commentary
Robert Paul Reyes, My Turn (Fort Worth Star-Telegram Cyber-Column)
Art, Satire, Spoofs, Symbolic Acts
Heather Has Two Mommies (political spoof in the form of a children's book; includes links on the topic of political correctness) (MIT Center for Political Correctness)
Robert Nideffer (U. California, Santa Barbara), "Bodies, No-Bodies, and Anti-Bodies at War: Operation Desert Storm and the Politics of the 'Real' " (dissertation on the representation of the Gulf War; "The following chapters touch down in many different places in order to explore how the development, use, control and interpretation of various technological devices served to help code the war in
Political Babble Generator (Webcorp) (generates on-the-fly speeches in the style of Bill Clinton or Newt Gingrich)
Virtual Flag Burning (poll)

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