The Texas Secretary of State
Texas League of Women Voters
Project Vote-Smart covers candidates & elected officials in 5 basic categories: Biographical, issue positions, voting records, campaign finances, & interest group ratings. Type in zip code for a list of your elected representatives.
From the PAC Library's homepage click on "Web Subject Index"
and then on "Voter Information" for a list of web links.
Good compilation of Election news, information and links to websites (candidates, polling, electoral college, etc.).
"The online source for money in politics data" from the Center for Responsive Politics.
Take an Issues Survey & see who is the best candidate for you.
Annenberg Public Policy Center (Univ. of Pennsylvania) monitors the factual accuracy of what is said publicly by major U.S. political players.
From the PAC Library's homepage click on "Web Subject Index" and then on "Voter Information" for a list of good web links.
Bishop, George F. The illusion of public opinion: fact and artifact in American public opinion polls. Lanham, Md: Rowman & Littlefield, c2005. Call number: HN 90 .P8 B57 2005
Hernson, Paul S., ed. Guide to political campaigns in America. Wash., D.C.: CQ Press, 2005. Call number: JK 2265 .G87 2005 (reference).
Maxwell, Bruce. How to track politics on the internet. Washington, DC: CQ Press, 2000. Call number: JK 1764.M39 2000
Moore, John. Elections A to Z. Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly, 2003. Call number: JK 1976. M57 2003.
Wattenberg, Martin P. Where have all the voters gone? Cambridge: Harvard U P, 2002. Call number: JK 1976. W38 2002
For magazine, journal, and newspaper articles, search databases like:
Colby Glass, MLIS