Constitution Daily

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The personal revolution of George Washington

July 29, 2011 By Jane Hampton Cook

Author Jane Hampton Cook will speak at the National Constitution Center on Saturday.

They lived loudly for liberty, a tribute to two founding mothers on Mother's Day

May 5, 2011 By Jane Hampton Cook

Martha Washington and Abigail Adams are two of the most well-known and admired women from the American Revolution. Yet these founding mothers made very different choices when the lure of liberty called their husbands to leadership positions. Motherhood and their distinctive seasons in life influenced the decisions they made.

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