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Federal Government Information: Congressional Research Service

CRS Reports

As of 2018, the Congressional Research Service (CRS) provides public access to its reports so it is no longer necessary to request reports from their Members of Congress.

The Congressional Research Service (CRS) researches public policy for the US Congress. It issues about 3,000 briefs, reports, short issue papers and longer position papers per year on topics under study by Congress; these papers are brief - under 50 pages. It is renowned for its non-partisanship and in-depth analysis. Search CRS reports here

 

General Sources

General Search Site

CRS Reports - hosted by UNT Libraries collections all they find online back to 1990

FAS CRS - Reports - federation of American scientists

Congressional Research Service Reports - unofficial collection of CRS reports on national security-related topics.