Excellent websites to locate information related to the 2012 election as well as the political process.
Last Updated: Sep 6, 2012
General Election, Local & State, Candidates & Issues
- CNNPolitics.com-Election Center 2012
Detailed information on the candidates and the issues
- C-SPAN Election Guide
Current updates on candidates, issues an social media
Quoted by pundits on the left and the right, this mega-site
compiles national newspaper articles and editorials.
Includes all aspects of politics including news articles, commentary, and video.
This site is also quoted by members of the media.
Published by CQ Roll Call, not the homepage of the U.S. Congress , but a great guide to the United States Congress.
Monitors the factual accuracy of statements made by and advertisements on behalf of major U.S. political figures.
Maintained by the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania.
Reporters and researchers from St. Petersburg Times and Congressional Quarterly " analyze the candidates' speeches,, TV ads and interviews" for accuracy
- Project Vote Smart
Informational site: non -partisian- discusses candidates and the issues. Encourages voting.