Legislative tracking solution for government affairs professionals

Organize your activities with a bill tracking tool that keeps you informed from sponsorship to final signature – every markup, every hearing, every day – all in one place.

Why track legislation with Bloomberg Government?

We’re a complete suite of workflow tools to help alleviate the burden of staying up to date across a vast landscape – and meet stakeholders’ and clients’ expectations. With one subscription, you get access to our complete legislative tracking solution and all BGOV tools and news updated daily.

Multiple-state and federal bill tracking in one place

Custom legislative alerts and workspace

News updates before they hit major outlets

Read more about the benefits of our workflow tool and state legislative tracking.

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Legislative tracking – the features


Federal tracking

Access both federal and state legislative tracking solutions all under one subscription. Evaluate bill summaries – written by subject matter experts – that allow you to quickly determine the significance, meaning, and history behind legislation of interest.

State tracking

State tracking

Search over 1 million bills across all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Ensure your results only cover the related issues with filters by state, sponsor, co-sponsor, topic, leadership office, bill status, session year, party, and caucus.


Custom alerts

Save your searches so you can return to them whenever you need to. Then set custom alerts that will arrive in your email and let you know when a new bill on your topic of interest is released. Pick the frequency and time that works for you.


Version comparisons

Search within a bill and, when an update is made, view a redline pdf. See even the smallest differences between versions including minute word changes that have significant implications. Then view associated documents available for download.


Legislative Portfolio

Track bills more effectively with our Portfolio feature – a customizable workspace that let’s you place bills in folders so you can track topics of interest. Ready to present or share findings? Export the content of your Portfolio directly to PowerPoint.


Bill summaries

Get information on the bills that are on the House and Senate floor. Government affairs analysts break down each bill to help you understand nuances and tie them to noteworthy history, group positions, and budgetary considerations.

Hear more about our legislative tracking solution

BGOV Account Manager, Laura Molinares explains the benefits of our bill tracking tools.

One powerful workflow tool

See how our federal and state legislative tracking solution works for you – and goes beyond bill tracking. We enable you to track, collaborate, and take pointed action. Explore how it works.

Comprehensive bill tracking and tools from state to state

Bill tracking and state news product on Bloomberg Government

Get local updates before they hit the national stage

Our State News Search includes news aggregated across more than 35,000 sources and Bloomberg Government – allowing you to be among the first to know about key events, developments, and conversations.

Congressional bill tracker and calendar feature on Bloomberg Government

Search state committee hearings

Use our State Calendars to search by committee, category, state, and date range with the ability to toggle between federal, state, or federal and state. See what’s going on across individual legislatures and determine if there’s a meeting you want to attend or track the dialogue.

Reach out to legislative staffers and members

Our State Directories have the most up to date contact information for legislators and their staff. Save your search and utilize our integrated email campaign tool – without leaving the platform – then evaluate email performance with comprehensive analytics.

Bloomberg Government does the legislative tracking for you

Our tools are available when you need them. Whatever top issues you’re following – and as the needs of your stakeholders and clients evolve – we help you get ahead because we’re always up to date. Explore some of what we offer on the right.

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Federal budget process

Stay on top of the time-intensive process of funding the government with a comprehensive guide on how it works.

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Ready to start bill tracking?