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Election 2022: Know Before You Go


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Official government source which provides information on the election process, voter registration, and election laws.

Progress Congressional

Source for official Congressional documents including member profiles, voting records, and statements in Congressional Record. (Library database).

Vote Smart

Features Political Galaxy where voters can enter zip codes and find candidates (for Federal offices) bio's, votes, positions, speeches, funding, and ratings.

Opposite Viewpoint Context

Resource for finding information and differing points of view on a wide variety of issues. (Library database)

One Search

Search for articles on issues and candidates from academic journals, newspapers, magazines, library catalogs, and more. (Library resource)




Enter your address and find what is on your ballot with info (and opposing viewpoints) on federal and local candidates as well as proposed amendments.

CQ Researcher

Read about many different current topics and the activities of Congress relating to them. (Library database)


Provides useful information on where Presidential candidates stand on the most important issues of the election.

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