May 18, 2022

Roundup: 21 New or Recently Updated Reports from the Congressional Research Service

Below is a roundup featuring a small selection of new or recently updated reports published by the Congressional Research Service (CRS).


The reports below were selected from the many CRS reports that Steven Aftergood from the Federation of American Scientists (FAS) and make available online.

Canada-U.S. Relations

Economic and Fiscal Conditions in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Expedited Citizenship through Military Service

FBI Director Nominations, 1973-2017

Former Speakers of the House: Office Allowances, Franking Privileges, and Staff Assistance

The G-7 Summit in Charlevoix, Canada: Changing U.S. Leadership in Global Forums

Health Policy: Resources for Congressional Staff

House Office of Congressional Ethics: History, Authority, and Procedures

How to Develop and Write a Grant Proposal

Increase in Illicit Fentanyl Overdose Death

June 12 Trump-Kim Jong-un Summit

Juneteenth: Fact Sheet

A Primer on U.S. Immigration Policy

The Purple Heart: Background and Issues for Congress

Recent Trends in Active-Duty Military Deaths

Recent Violent Crime Trends in the United States

Resources for Key Economic Indicators

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education: An Overview

Sidewalks, Streets, and Tweets: Is Twitter a Public Forum?

Small Business Administration: A Primer on Programs and Funding

Social Security: What Would Happen If the Trust Funds Ran Out?

Trade Deficits and U.S. Trade Policy

U.S. Crude Oil Exports and Retail Gasoline Prices

U.S. Department of State Personnel:Background and Selected Issues for Congress

Withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal: Legal Authorities and Implications


Previous CRS Roundup (46 Reports)

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