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    8values:  "8values is, in essence, a political quiz that attempts to assign percentages for eight different political values." 70 short questions to help you determine your political idealogy. Answer honestly!

    4 president

    4 President: Presidential campaign information and television advertising from 1960 to present and websites from 1996 to present.


    Ballotpedia:  "Content includes neutral, accurate, and verifiable information on government officials and the offices they hold, political issues and public policy, elections, candidates, and the influencers of politics." Provides information at the national, state and local government levels.

     fact check

    Fact Check: “A nonpartisan, nonprofit “consumer advocate” for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics. We monitor the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews and news releases.”

     living room candidate

    Living Room Candidate:  Presidential campaign commercials 1952-2012.

     political compass

    Political Compass:  Take the anonymous test to determine your political leanings.

    PolitiFact:  Sorting out the truth in politics. "A fact-checking website that rates the accuracy of claims by elected officials and others who speak up in American politics. PolitiFact is run by editors and reporters from the Tampa Bay Times."
     rothenberg & gonzales

    Rothenberg & Gonzales Political Report: “A Nonpartisan newsletter covering U.S. House, Senate, and gubernatorial campaigns, Presidential politics and political developments.” 

     vote smart

    Vote Smart:  The voters self defense system. Bio, votes, positions, ratings, speeches and funding for over 40,000 local, state and national politicians. 

                                                                                                      Updated 3/6/2020. Created 3/2016 by L.G. Buschmann