Congress.gov

Last updated on February 16th, 2021 at 06:12 pm

Congress.gov - Least Biased - CredibleFactual Reporting: Very High - Credible - Reliable


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  • Overall, we rate Congress.gov Least Biased based on strictly publishing congressional information. We also rate them Very High for factual reporting because all information is unaltered.

Detailed Report

Factual Reporting: VERY HIGH
Country: USA
World Press Freedom Rank: USA 45/180

History

Congress.gov is a project of the Library of Congress that provides an online database of United States Congress legislative information. The database provides access to bills and resolutions, texts, summaries, and status voting results, including how individual members voted, congressional records, including the daily digest, presidential nominations and treaties.

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Funded by / Ownership

Congress.gov is owned and funded by the United States Government.

Analysis / Bias

In review, Congress.gov provides a searchable database of bills and resolutions, texts, summaries, and status voting results, including how individual members voted, congressional records, including the daily digest, presidential nominations, and treaties. There is zero bias. This is strictly all information pertaining to congress.

Failed Fact Checks

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Overall, we rate Congress.gov Least Biased based on strictly publishing congressional information. We also rate them Very High for factual reporting because all information is unaltered. (D. Van Zandt 2/24/2017) Updated (2/16/2021)

Source: https://www.congress.gov/

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