founding fathers

Rep. King: NSA Metadata Could Have Prevented 9/11 AttacksIn a debate over the future of U.S. government surveillance and the National Security Agency, Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., called leaker Edward Snowden a “defector and a traitor,” and said that such metadata in 2001 could likely have prevented the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Mount Vernon Opens Library Dedicated to George Washington After years of planning and a $100 million fundraising campaign, George Washington's Mount Vernon estate is formally opening a new library dedicated to the study of America's first president and the Founding Fathers.
Papers of 6 Founding Fathers Going Online The University of Virginia Press announced Friday that it is putting the papers of six Founding Fathers on the Internet.
Conservatives Make Gun Issue New Rallying Cry An immigration debate is raging and a budget crisis looms in Congress, but the conservative activists gathered outside the New Hampshire Statehouse had just one thing on their minds: guns.