Presidency Research & Resources on the Net


A Few Timely Quotes To Ponder

"Character is the only secure foundation of the state"--Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933)
"Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder"--George Washington (1732-1799)


Site Map
[General Links on the Presidency and White House]
[Presidential Elections]
[Polls]
[Cabinet Departments]
[Presidential Libraries, Museums, and Information on Individual Presidents]

Individual Presidents
[Wilson] [Hoover] [FDR] [Truman] [Eisenhower] [Kennedy] [Johnson] [Nixon] [Ford] [Carter] [Reagan] [Bush] [Clinton]

Bill Clinton's Troubled Presidency
[The Republican View] [Whitewater] [Vincent Foster's Death] [Paula Jones's Complaint]
[1996 Campaign Finance Controversies] [The Monica Lewinsky Scandal]

The Presidency

The White House Official White House Web Page, including press releases and information on presidential initiatives

Presidential Biographies Short biographies of U.S. presidents, including text of inaugural addresses

Links to Presidential Sites Maintained by the University of North Carolina

Presidency Research Group of the American Political Science Association

Internet Public Library Lists of cabinet members, presidential biographies, presidency highlights

PBS American Experience: The Presidents Interactive site by the Public Broadcasting System

PBS: Character Above All Essays by prominent scholars spanning the presidencies of FDR to George Bush

Presidential Elections: Graphs of Popular and Electoral Vote Counts, 1789-1996; for detailed maps, go to the U.S. Election Map Bank; information on the Electoral College; Federal Election Commission (FEC); Experiment with presidential campaign strategies at this Interactive Electoral College Simulator site

Polls on the Presidency: The Gallup Poll

Cabinet Departments

Agriculture
Commerce
Defense
Education
Energy
Health and Human Services
Housing and Urban Development
Interior
Justice
Labor
State
Transportation
Treasury
Veteran Affairs

Presidential Libraries, Museums, Information & Documents on Individual Presidents

General link to the National Archives and Record Administration for presidential libraries

Woodrow Wilson Birthplace

Hoover Presidential Library (University of North Carolina site)




Franklin D. Roosevelt Library & Museum Hyde Park, NY

State of the Union Addresses; Fireside Chats






Harry S. Truman (University of Texas site);

State of the Union Addresses, including the Truman Doctrine speech








Dwight D. Eisenhower (University of Kansas site)

Eisenhower Museum

State of the Union Addresses





John F. Kennedy (University of Massachusetts at Boston site)

State of the Union Addresses







Lyndon B. Johnson (University of Texas site)

State of the Union Addresses; War on Poverty






Richard M. Nixon Library and Birthplace (Chapman University site);

Nixon Presidential Project of Archives II College Park, MD;

State of the Union Addresses; Resource Guide to Watergate

Resignation Speech, 8/8/74






Gerald R. Ford (Univesity of Texas site); University of Michigan School of Information & Library Studies Page; National Archives;

State of the Union Addresses






Jimmy Carter (National Archives); The Carter Center

State of the Union Addresses








Ronald Reagan (National Archives); The Great Communicator's Speeches 1981-1989; State of the Union and other Addresses; Report of the Independent Counsel on Iran-Contra









George Bush (Texas A&M; University site); State of the Union Addresses; Hofstra University Conference on the Presidency of George Bush, April 1997





William Jefferson Clinton

Speeches by Bill Clinton
The "Unofficial Bill Clinton"; links to news sources and a wide array of commentary





An Imperiled Presidency?

The Republican National Committee's perspective: Degrading America





The Whitewater Affair

Compilation of Articles from CNN, The Nation, Washington Times and others
PBS Frontline: Once Upon a Time in Arkansas
Washington Weekly's Whitewater page

The Death of Vincent Foster

Report by the Office of the Independent Counsel Text is in a downloadable "zip" file

The Paula Jones Affair

Read the formal legal complaint on line
Washington Post archive of articles and links

The 1996 Campaign Finance Controversy

USA Today chronology from July 1997 - present
CNN AllPolitics chronology of articles
Washington Post articles, including lists of "coffee" and "overnight" guests
Senate Governmental Affairs Committee Fred Thompson (R-Tennessee), Chair

The Impeachment of President Clinton   

Yahoo Headlines Links

Other Links of Interest

Presidential Tax Returns filed by Clinton, Bush, Reagan, Carter, Nixon, and FDR

Republican National Committee

Democratic National Committee

Politically Incorrect

Slick Times a lampoon on Clinton's presidency and Washington politics; not for the faint hearted!


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