Official Government links
- whitehouse.gov – The Executive branch
- congress.gov – What’s happening in Congress? Find out here.
- senate.gov – updates on the U.S. Senate
- house.gov – updates on the U.S. House of Representatives
Interested in running for office? The maps listed below will help you to determine the seats in your area. We need progressives to run!
- https://legislated.org/ – Find out about Bills important to you and how to take action
- countable.us – Contact Your Reps, Influence Congress, Vote on Bills
- 5call.org – Turn your passive participation into active resistance.
- GovTrack.us – GovTrack.us tracks the United States Congress and helps Americans understand what is going on in their national legislature.
- GrassrootsNetworkIL.com/events/ – Consolidated list of Progressive events in Illinois
- IndivisibleGuide.com – Indivisible: A Practical Guide For Resisting the Trump Agenda
- PoliticsThatWork – useful graphs showing the voting history of our elected officials. The voting records for Peter Roskam and Randy Hultgren are quite eye opening. Check out the voting records of the Illinois legislators here.
- ReclaimChicago.org – Working to end the effect of big money in Chicago politics.
- StampStampede.org – A simple a fun way to help get the word out about big money in politics.
- United for Democracy Now – A non-partisan central clearing house of organizations working on all issues, local to federal, to positively to affect the lives of all people.
- VotingInfoProject.org – Helps voters find information about their elections with collaborative, open-source tools.
- Washington Post Fact-check Trump’s tweets – in the tweets themselves – A Chrome and Firefox Browser Extension Provided by the Washington Post
- WayBack Machine Browser Extension – How have websites or pages changed? Find out instantly with this browser extension
- WhatTheF*ckJustHappenedToday.com – Logging the daily shock and awe to help you keep up to date on this “unpresidented” changing political landscape.
- WhoAreMyRepresentatives.org – Quickly find all of your elected representatives.