History of the FBI

History of the FBI Take a closer look at the FBI and how it was formed. View the interactive project

U.S. Unemployment: A Historical View

U.S. Unemployment: A Historical View Track the national unemployment rate since 1948 – the first year in which the government provides the data that can…

Welcome to Opinion Space

Welcome to Opinion Space The U.S. Department of State is interested in your perspectives and input on a series of important foreign policy questions. “Opinion…

How the Government Dealt With Past Recessions

How the Government Dealt With Past Recessions Since the Great Depression, presidents have frequently experimented with Keynesian economics to combat recessions. Three economists chronicle the…

John McCain’s Concession Speech

John McCain's Concession Speech Interactive video and transcript of Senator John McCain's address to supporters in Phoenix on election night. View the interactive video package

Obama: Victory Speech

Obama: Victory Speech Interactive video and transcript of Senator Barack Obama's address to supporters in Chicago on election night. View the interactive video package