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Business and Economics
Small Business Administration
Best place to find information on rules and regulations for setting up and running a small business. This "official business link to the U.S. Government" is managed by the Small Business Administration and includes links to business opportunities, licenses, laws, workplace safety information and statistics.
Security and Exchange Commission
Find investment information and news. Check out rules and regulations on corporate financing and current litigation. Find company financial information through the popular EDGAR
Congressional Budget Office
Find cost estimates, reviews and analyses for Congressional bills and the President's budget.
Budget of the United States Government
The President's listing of the most recent budget along with some supplemental analyses. Some linked tables are also downloadable into spreadsheets.
Government Accountability Office
Check on how your tax dollars are being spent. GAO's mission is to "ensure the accountability of the federal government for the benefit of the American people." Reports are nonpartisan and cover all agencies from Agriculture to Veterans Affairs.
Analyze the numbers from GDP, wholesale and retail trade, construction, and other economic indicators. Monthly compilations are available from GPO Access
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