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Politics and Government

This guide is meant to point researchers in the direction of commonly-used politics & government resources available at Illinois State University. There are also descriptions of general search strategies to use those resources.

What's on this Page

This page includes links to government organizations within the United States. It will be useful for collecting primary source information on various government institutions.

United States Politics Resources

America Votes book

reference collection - call number REF JK1967.A8

  • postwar votes for President, Governor, Senator - vote numbers split by party
  • votes for President, Senator, House of Representatives - vote numbers organized by county and party
  • primary election totals for President, Governor, Senator, House of Representatives

Election Statistics - Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives