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How Congress Works

Have you ever wondered how Congress works?  Below is a brief video that outlines the legislative process.  After watching, explore the links below for more in-depth information.  Let's help future generations understand our government and how it works for them.


How Laws Are Made

The Library of Congress created a detailed report of Congressional procedures.

Ben's Guide to U.S. Government 

Learn how your U.S. Government works, about its history and your civic responsibilities by reading these pages and playing the games on this site.

Kids in the House: The Official Kid's Page of the U.S. House of Representatives

Learn about the legislative process and its effect on you. Experience the exciting world of government like you never have before.