Legislative Tracking Tools for Federal AgenciesCQ is designed to help you identify, understand, and stay ahead of the legislation that impacts your agency. From historical data to breaking updates, we deliver the critical information you need, when and how you need it.
Track budget and appropriations
No one can match the depth and expertise of CQ’s budget coverage. Whether you need to understand the potential impact of a continuing resolution, or are simply trying to keep track of the votes, our data, tools, and analysis bring clarity to the appropriations process. Get real-time alerts on every spending bill (including draft bills) and quickly compare versions across fiscal years and chambers.
Identify and analyze legislation
Save yourself and your agency countless hours of manual work (while ensuring you never miss anything important) with CQ’s laser-focused alerts, detailed bill summaries, searchable hearing transcripts, and powerful workflow tools.
Understand the impact to your program
Don’t waste time trying to figure out the impact of a given bill. CQ combines powerful data analytics with expert human analysis so you can quickly discern how your agency will be impacted. We even link bill text to the exact lines of U.S. Code and Public Law it modifies, saving you hours of tedious manual work.
The policy context you need
With a digital legislative archive dating back to the 104th Congress, there’s no better tool for deep policy research than CQ. From voter scorecards and member data, to searchable transcripts and hard-to-find government source documents, we bring the full legislative ecosystem for any policy issue right to your fingertips with our legislative tracking tools.
Get meetings with the right lawmakers and staffers
Struggling with old, inaccurate data and lots of bounce-backs when emailing the Hill? Quickly find the right staff contact information in our complete, verified congressional directory.