EAS 562 Professor Sara Hughes and Professor Steven L. Yaffee

Political News and Analysis

Congressional News

  • Greenwire: (UMich only, requires library password)Excellent coverage of daily environmental news, what is happening on the Hill, and a search option for past stories. Also good campaign info.
  • C-SPAN: current Congressional activities, a Congressional directory, and more.
  • Roll Call: a source for news from Capitol Hill
  • Politico: a leading policy and politics publication
  • Washington Examiner: a Conservative-leaning publication of political news, analysis, and commentary
  • National Review: a prominent publication of Conservative ideas and policy

Environmental News

  • High Country News: An excellent source of information for issues related to the West, includes a searchable archive

General News

  • Lexis-Nexis Universe: (UMich only, requires library password) Searchable government, political, legal, and industry news database
  • National Journal: (UMich only, requires library password) Nonpartisan coverage and analysis of politics and policy. Check out CongressDaily for twice-a-day updates on legislative activity and the Hotline for news on every major campaign in the nation.
  • New York Times:Sign up and search the archive. (NYT now charges for access to more than a limited number of articles per month.)

Policy Research and Analysis

Conservative Leaning

Liberal Leaning

Centrist Leaning