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Presidential documents and executive orders are big news—and key research information for lawyers. If monitoring the White House is critical to your legal research, Lexis Advance now offers an easier way to access presidential executive orders and related documents.
To quickly locate these increasingly important documents, start with the Red Search Box, entering “executive orders,” “presidential memoranda” or other related key terms. This will bring up “Presidential Documents and Executive Orders” within the word wheel.
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Select the “Presidential Documents and Executive Orders” source, which offers a variety of presidential documents, including:
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Lexis Advance offers presidential documents from the Federal Register, some as far back as 1979. A refining search operates behind the scenes, focusing your results for presidential documents. You can find relevant results simply by searching on a president's name or topic; e.g., ENTER: trump.