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Center on Congress at Indiana University 

The Center seeks to inspire young people and adults to take an active part in revitalizing representative government in America.
To that end, the Center offers multiple resources, programs, and projects that foster an informed electorate that understands our system of government and participates in civic life. These include: • An extensive array of print publications and interactive online learning resources • Engaging videos for classroom use • Commentaries about Congress and citizen engagement for newspapers and radio • Professional development seminars and awards for teachers • Seminars to help journalists cover Congress with more depth and perspective • Survey research on the public’s interaction with and attitudes about Congress • Public service announcements for television and radio • A distinguished speaker series and other programs about Congress and citizen participation