Lancaster High School

Lancaster Central School District

Centers of Learning and Growth

Election 2008
 
Western New York Women League of Voters
C-Span Politics
FoxNews.com - 2008 Presidential Election
FactCheck.org
Election Center 2008
Presidential Debates
John McCain 2008
Barack Obama
Smart Voter by the League of Women Voters
Project Vote Smart
 
Government
DEA:  U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
http://www.usdoj.gov/dea/
DHS Department of Homeland Security
http://www.dhs.gov/dhspublic/
Official site of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Erie County Works
http://www.erie.gov/
Federal Bureau of Investigation
http://www.fbi.gov/
The FBI is a field-oriented organization,  with FBI headquarters
(FBIHQ) located in Washington, D.C.
FirstGov.gov – Official website for searching the U.S. Government –
Homepage
http://www.firstgov.gov
Information US Government site.
National Archives and Records Administration
http://www.nara.gov/
NARA is an independent Federal agency that helps preserve
our nation’s history by Federal records.  “Our mission is to
ensure ready access to the essential evidence that documents
the rights of American citizens,  the actions of federal officials,
and the national experience."
New York State – Home Page
http://www.state.ny.us/
Students.Gov
http://www.students.gov
Gateway for students to the U.S. Government.
The Center for Voting and Democracy
http://www.fairvote.org
A nonpartisan,  nonprofit group started in 1992 to cover fair voting procedures.
The Department of Homeland Security
http://www.whitehouse.gov/deptofhomeland/
The White House offers detailed information on the president’s proposal to create a Department of Homeland Security.
Welcome to the Town of Lancaster, NY
http://www.lancasterny.com/
 
Interest Groups
AMA– American Medical Association Home Page
http://www.ama-assn.org/
American Center for Law and Justice
http://www.aclj.org/

American Federation of Teachers
http://www.aft.org/index.html
ASPCA
http://www.aspca.org/
Audubon Online – National Audubon Society
http://www.audubon.org/
Greenpeace International Homepage
http://www.greenpeace.org/
Make-A-Wish Foundation – Homepage
http://www.wish.org
National Farmers’ Union
http://www.nfu.org.uk/
National Organization for Women (NOW) Home Page
http://www.now.org/
National Restaurant Association
http://www.restaurant.org/
National Rifle Association
http://www.nra.org/home.aspx
Sierra Club Home Page
http://www.sierraclub.org/
Welcome to the National PTA
http://www.pta.org/index.asp
National PTA welcomes you.  Find out about us,  explore our resources,  and participate in the ongoing discussion about parents,  teachers,  children and you.
Welcome to the NAACP Home Page
http://www.naacp.org/
New York State Bar Association
http://www.nysba.org/
The NYSBA has long served a dual role as an advocate for the profession and for the public.  Often it is difficult to separate these two responsibilities,  but during the last few decades with the growing complexity of society and our legal system,  the NYSBA’s public role has gained both emphasis and breadth. 
Physicians for Human Rights
http://www.phrusa.org
Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) mobilizes the health professions and enlists support from the general public to protect and promote the human rights of all people.  We believe that human rights are essential for the health and well-being of all members of the human family.
New York State AFL-CIO Home Page
http://www.nysaflcio.org/
 
Federal Consumer Information Center
http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov/
The FCIC was established to help Federal agencies and
departments develop,  promote,  and distribute useful consumer
information to the public.

Political Cartoons
Daryl Cagle's Professional Cartoonists Index
http://www.cagle.com/
Political Cartoons.com
http://www.politicalcartoons.com/
Cox & Forkum Editiorial Cartoons
http://www.coxandforkum.com/

Politics, Activism, Political Issues, Government, and Elections –
SpeakOut.com
http://www.speakout.com/
A site designed where students can voice and state their opinions through surveys about everyday issues.

Supreme Court Cases
FindLaw Constitutional Law Center:  Supreme Court
 
Issues2000.org:  Supreme Court Justices on the Issues
 
Landmark Supreme Court Decisions
 
LLII Legal Information Institute:  Supreme Court
 
Oyez:  U/S. Supreme Court Media
 
The Supreme Court:  Biographies
 
The Supreme Court:  Landmark Decisions, Justices Timelines

 

 

Last Modified on June 24, 2011