GovTrack.us was published in 2004 with the goal to help Americans participate in their national legislature. Through this website, individuals can track the status of federal legislation, locate information about your representative and senators in Congress including voting records, and access original research used in legislative efforts.
Additionally, users are able to track bills, utilize statistical analyses, and read about the data accessible through this website. GovTrack is one of the oldest government transparency websites in the world.
GovTrack aims to inspire an open government and government data movements and has even testified before Congress about their work and steps that can be taken to make Congress a more open, accessible institution for all.
To access GovTrack, click here.