Two New Resources
From Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Library comes this handy guide to Abbreviations and Acronyms of the US Government. Older abbreviations/acronyms that have been replaced by newer ones are also noted.
Interested in the facts behind the headlines? Go right to the source! New Mexico State Library has produced "New Mexico News Plus" which links to documents and press releases that fuel the headlines and articles in newspapers. While many of these stories will be most relevant for New Mexico residents, there are several news stories that are of interest to people across the nation, with links to US government reports and documents.