Ballotpedia an online encyclopedia about American politics and elections.
Commission on Presidential Debates The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) was established in 1987 to ensure that debates, as a permanent part of every general election, provide the best possible information to viewers and listeners. Its primary purpose is to sponsor and produce debates for the United States presidential and vice presidential candidates
Factcheck.org A non-partisan fact-checking website run by the University of Pennsylvania. This resource looks at the facts behind claims from candidates and other political figures.
Politifact A Pulitzer Prize winning website run by the Tampa Bay Times. They fact-check statements made by politicians, news people, and popular political commenters. This site rates the factual truth of statements using the truth-o-meter from True to Pants-on-Fire (False).
Pro-Con With the coming Presidential elections you may want to see the political platforms of the current nominees. ProCon.org compiles their positions and you can see them side by side.
State and Local Government on the Net The State and Local Government Internet directory provides convenient one-stop access to the websites of thousands of state agencies and city and county governments.
Voting America examines long-term patterns in presidential election politics in the United States from the 1840s to today as well as some patterns in recent congressional election politics. (Earlier congressional elections will be added in the future). The project offers a wide spectrum of animated and interactive visualizations of how Americans voted in elections over the past 168 years. You can also find expert analysis and commentary videos that discuss some of the most interesting and significant trends in American political history.
Run by the United States Census, this site provides voting statistics. This includes the number of votes cast, percentage of registered voters, percentage of registered voters who voted and other pieces of information