Find out more about politics in the USA

US Congress, Washington D.C (Copyright: Getty Images)US Congress, Washington D.C (Copyright: Getty Images)

Exercise

1) What is the hottest issue in American politics at the moment?

2) Choose either the Republican or the Democratic Party and find out what it stands for.

3) How are laws made in the USA? Find out.

Links

CNN: an update on politics

http://www.cnn.com/ALLPOLITICS/

Current events from the USA

http://uspolitics.about.com/

Houses of Representatives Educational Resources

http://www.house.gov/content/educate/

The White House (Official site)

http://www.whitehouse.gov/

The official site of the Democratic Party

http://www.democrats.org/

The official site of the Republican Party

http://www.rnc.org/