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Featured Book

Parlor Politics is one of many books related to the rich history of the U.S. Senate. To see more literature written about the Senate and House, the Capitol, and Washington, D.C., consult Bibliographies


The Olivia Letters

Ten Years in Washington

Nine and Counting: The Women of the Senate

The House and Senate in the 1790s


Find Publications

Some congressional and other government publications can be found on GPO-FDSYS,in a Federal Depository Library, or purchased from the GPO bookstore.

Contact Your Senator

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Biographical Directory

The Directory provides information about former and current senators.


The United States Senate: An Institutional Bibliography includes more than six hundred citations to books, articles and government documents printed since 1789.