Category: Federal Documents

Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents is Now Daily

The Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents is now the Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents. This change became effective with the new presidential administration on January 20, 2009.
Whatever its title, this is the official publication of executive orders, proclamations, presidential statements, messages, remarks, and other materials released by the White House Press Secretary, and is published by the Office of the Federal Register.
From the Daily Compilation page you can browse documents by date or search by keyword.

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Black Americans in Congress, 1870-2007

One of our most recent federal document acquisitions is titled Black Americans in Congress, 1870-2007. This book, published by the U.S. House of Representatives, presents biographies on all African-Americans who have served and currently serve in the U.S. Congress. Feel free to browse this book at the law library, or access a full text version available through the U.S. Government Printing Office.
For those who may be more interested in this historic topic, The U.S. Capitol’s Office of the Clerk has even created a website for the book with extra features, including lesson plans for teachers.

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