When you're researching a topic related to the Federal Government, there are some helpful documents to be aware of:
This guide will help you find information about the Federal Government. The guide has been divided into three parts, based on the three branches of the Federal Government:
For basic information about how the Federal Government is organized, we recommend Ben's Guide to U.S. Government. The structure of the United States Government is defined by the Constitution:
A diagram of the branches of the U.S. Government can be found on Page 21 of the official U.S. Government Manual.