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Datasets & Codebooks


Click above to view the master topics codebook and to find information about each of our datasets, which range from Congressional hearings to Supreme Court cases.  Dataset-specific codebooks and downloadable files are also available.

Trend Analysis


Click above to use our trend analysis tool to compare attention to issues across political  institutions over time - either through dynamic graphs or drilling down into filtered data.  

Publications & Teaching


Click above to view the growing body of research that utilizes the Policy Agendas datasets through our bibliography tool, as well as lesson plans, recent syllabi and scenarios for using this site in undergraduate or graduate courses.