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Government Websites

United States Government


GovTrack.US: Tracking the U.S. Congress - voting records of congress, information on current bills and resolutions, and more

U.S.Congress Votes Database - congressional voting statistics, how often members vote with their party, etc.

United States Census Bureau - population statistics and information for the U.S. and other countries

California Government

Official Legislative Information - information on current legislative activity, new laws and much more

State Legislature - current legislative events and schedules, information on bills, locate your California legislator

Secretary of State - extensive information on voting, elections, business programs, political reform, etc.

Redistricting Map - LVWC Education Fund's California Redistricing map, which became effective with June and November 2012 elections

Government Financial Reports. A NEW website created by Controller John Chiang on transparancy in government at all levels. See at a glance California's cities' and counties' revenues, spending, borrowing and much more.

Nevada County Government


MyNevada County - Services offered, agencies, county officials and more
MyNevada County Facebook

Superior Court of California, Nevada County - explanation of the structure, fees, forms, court calendar

Area 4 Agency on Aging - information on helping older adults live independently, safely, and with dignity