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POLS 315: Public Policy Analysis (HC)

Political Science 315: Public Policy Analysis (Oberfield) Fall 2021

Gathering Background Information

The following sources summarize political and legislative activities and provide a good overview of the national policy debate on specific issues. They provide an excellent resource for quickly and easily identifying relevant legislation, key players, terminology, and points of view and providing a brief summary of the historical context of the current debate on a policy issue.
When using these publications, make note of the titles and numbers of bills and public laws mentioned. To find how to obtain the related congressional reports, hearings, and other materials, see Finding Congressional Materials below.

Professional Resources

Resources on Public Policy