Government agencies provide valuable insight into regulatory issues and public health. Available resources vary depending on agency, but try poking around their websites and looking for resources relevant to your debate topic.
See below for a tip on how to specifically search for .gov websites!
A full-text, searchable set of digitized legislative and regulatory documents. Currently containing approximately 200 legislative and regulatory documents published since 1960, it will continue to be updated regularly until historically complete.
The United States government has published dietary advice for more than one hundred years. The National Agricultural Library has collected, digitized, and united more than 2,000 including historical nutrition education materials, such as posters, recipes, and radio transcripts, as well as current nutrition education materials.
Mission: To protect the public health by assuring the safety, efficacy and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, our nation’s food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation.
Mission: To provide leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues based on sound public policy, the best available science, and efficient management.