From Our Founders

A Word From our Founders: Thomas Jefferson; First Inaugural Address

The election of 1800 pitted the incumbent John Adams against Thomas Jefferson. The early founders abhorred the idea of political parties...

A Word From Our Founders; Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton is the only one of the founders who did not survive to an old age.Jefferson, Adams, Washington, Madison all lived into their 60s […]

A Word from our Founders; John Jay

John Jay has historically been relegated to the second tier of the Founding Fathers. Yet he was instrumental in getting New York to ratify the […]