THOMAS is a website launched by the U.S. Library of Congress with the goal of making federal legislative information freely available to the public. It contains a list of legislative and other government resources. It also provides resources for learning about the legislative process and resources for researching specific legislators or the legislative process.
THOMAS provides social studies teachers a free, rich, and accurate online resource on U.S. federal legislation. It is designed to be free from political affiliation and provide a balanced political news source. The section “For Teachers” includes classroom activities, lesson plans, guides to congressional information, etc.