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Political Science: News Sources

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News Sources


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C-Span Services

C-Span -- National Politics

Watch live, recent, and past Congressional debates, hearings, testimony, briefings, and more.  A search capability is provided.

PBS - News Hour


Watch full programs into the 1980s and explore current topical information under headings for politics, arts, nation, world, economy, science, health, and education.

National Journal

The National Journal offers nonpartisan insight into politics and policy. It is one of the most influential and credible publications for following the nation's political life. Always an insightful and multifaceted resource, it is an excellent resource for staying current with and understanding national election politics. NJGPC provides online access to the National Journal and a suite of resources on the United States government and public policy. 

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