Budget Counsel Reference Directory


Congressional Research Service


The Congressional Research Service (CRS) is the primary research arm of the United States Congress. The CRS is a legislative branch support agency that operates within the Library of Congress. It assists Members of Congress, Congressional Committees and staff on a confidential, nonpartisan basis.

Statutory Authority for the Congressional Research Service

Section 203 of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946, as amended by section 321 of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1970.

Report Pages

Main BCR Report Page — CRS Reports (BCR Link)

CRS Reports (DC Librarian List)

CRS Report Page from the Federation of American Scientists (FAS

Every CRS Report – EveryCRSReport.com

Annual Reports of the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress for Fiscal Years 1995 through 2017


§013. Congressional Issues


§015. Cyclopedia on the Congressional Budget 

[BCR §014]