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About ProQuest Congressional

Subject ProQuest has purchased this database from LexisNexis. ProQuest Congressional provides comprehensive access to U.S. legislative information. The service offers access to a variety of information by and about the United States Congress. With ProQuest Congressional, you can:
  • Search for congressional publications from 1817 to the present
  • Retrieve CIS Legislative Histories for public laws going back to 1969
  • Find testimony from congressional hearings, 1824 to the present
  • Track bills as they move through the House and Senate
  • Search the Congressional Record and Federal Register
  • Locate information about members and committees
  • Search the National Journal
  • Search the U.S. Serial Set, 1789-1969
  • Search the Serial Set Maps, 1789-1969
Sources Committee reports, House and Senate documents, committee prints, bills, laws, Congressional Record, etc.
Dates Covered 1789 - present. Updated daily.
Help Documents Click on Help in database. You could also take a look at Quick Start: Congressional Basic for tips and tutorials.
Print Counterpart (backfiles) No one print counterpart; most or all components of this database do exist in print.
Provider ProQuest
Access On the web, limited to current WU students, faculty, and staff. Access to restricted resources from outside the WU campuses.
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