People always talk about the wastefulness of government spending. Thousand dollar coffee pots, zillion dollar toilets; they make easy targets for criticism and questions about where our priorities are. Whatever your opinion may be on these types of items, there is another side of governmental expenditures. There is a wealth of information out there that they've collected, and it's yours to draw upon, if only you can get in touch with it.
The Federal Citizen Information Center in Pueblo, Colorado, is the clearinghouse for tons of useful or obscure information that's yours for the asking. Many of these publications are free. They run the gamut from cars and computers to housing and health. If you want to find out more about a topic, they probably have a publication about it.
You can order publications by visiting their website or by calling