Inflation is high. The GDP has shrunk. But the job market has never been better. The Washington Post's Damian Paletta helps make sense of the U.S. economy today.
Historian Joseph Ellis examines the relationships between the men we call "the founding fathers" of our country. His new book sheds light on how our constitution and political systems began not always as well-reasoned and carefully-planned ideas, but often for more quirky reasons that came out of the friendships and rivalries between Adams, Franklin, Jefferson, Madison, Washington, and others.
- Joseph Ellis Author and historian
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