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Great Britain -- Politics and government

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View Resource 10 Downing Street

The British Prime Minister's Office has recently opened a web site, 10 Downing Street. Although it does contain selected Prime Minister's speeches, transcripts, and interviews, Prime Minister's biographies (back to Harold Macmillan at present), and a tour of #10, its greatest utility is as an entry point to British executive department government sites. The Cabinet Ministers' Biography section...

https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/prime-ministers-...
View Resource Hansard: House of Commons Daily Debates

In early 2000, access to Hansard (House of Commons, British Parliament) debates (originally reviewed in the November 1, 1996 Scout Report) was improved, with the new edition available each day at 9:00 am UK time. The site contains daily oral questions and debates, written answers to questions, and a table of contents listing column numbers, headings, timelines, and names of members in the Commons...

https://publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmhansrd.htm
View Resource e-government: a strategic framework for public services in the Information Age

Released on April 3, this 34-page document outlines the UK government's e-government strategy and establishes a framework for making all government services available electronically by 2005. Produced by the Information Age Government Champions -- 36 senior officials from central and local government, the devolved administrations, and the National Health Service -- the strategy emphasizes a...

http://www.devon.gov.uk/information_age.pdf
View Resource United Kingdom Parliament

A joint project between the UK Stationery Office and Astutech, this site contains a searchable database with information on all Members of Parliament (MPs). Searchable by surname, constituency, postcode, or party, the database returns a photo, contact information, an overview of the MPs's work and responsibilities in the House of Commons, their constituency, and results from the last election....

https://www.parliament.uk/
View Resource New Society or New Individualism?

This site offers the highlights of the Economic and Social Research Council's (ESRC) conference covering the tensions between the roles and responsibilities of individuals versus those of corporate bodies, including government. The bulk of the site is devoted to the six sessions from the conference, with a lengthy page for each session, beginning with a paragraph summary, followed by the schedule,...

https://esrc.ukri.org/research/
View Resource ParliamentLive TV: Live Webcasting of Parliament

A cooperative effort from three companies, Parliament Live allows users to view a live broadcast of the UK Parliament (when in session) and keyword search archived video footage. A link to the live broadcast is provided on the main page and may be viewed in RealPlayer or Windows Media Player format. The video search engine uses the Virage platform and may be searched by keyword and party, event,...

http://www.parliamentlive.tv/Commons
View Resource Budget 2001: Investing for the Long Term: Building Opportunity and Prosperity for All

Released last month by HM Treasury, the UK budget is composed of two sections: the Economic and Fiscal Strategy Report (EFSR) and the Financial Statement and Budget Report (FSBR). The first section describes the government's economic objectives and how the budget will further them, while the second offers a summary of the main budget measures and forecasts for the UK economy and public finances....

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/...
View Resource Budget 2002: The Strength to Make Long-Term Decisions: Investing in an Enterprising, Fairer Britain

Proudly presented by Her Majesty's Treasury Office, the 2002 annual budget makes public all the facts and figures of the United Kingdom's financial plan for the year. Accessible as separate HTML files, the reports featured on the Budget 2002 site cover a vast range of topics -- internal, external, domestic, European, and international. Detailing many new programs and increased support for...

http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/+/http://www.hm-tr...
View Resource The Scottish Parliament

Since the election of the first representatives to the Scottish Parliament in 1999, the group has been responsible for creating and enacting a wide variety of legislative acts. Much of their current work and agenda is documented on their Web site, which also includes a helpful section on the different powers of the Parliament and their procedures. One of the most engaging parts of the site lists...

http://www.parliament.scot/
View Resource Hansard: House of Lords Debates

In early 2000, access to Hansard (House of Lords, British Parliament) debates (originally reviewed in the November 1, 1996 Scout Report) was improved, with the new edition available each day at 9:00 am UK time. The debates are browseable and searchable by keyword, name of member, question number, dates, and document type. The Lords debates and written answers may be browsed chronologically or...

https://www.parliament.uk/business/publications/hansard/lord...
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