June 11, 2015 -- Montpelier archeologists discovered a James Madison Wine Bottle Seal this past week, a discovery that sheds light on the lives of the Madisons and the enslaved community at Montpelier.
April 30, 2015 - Students from Richmond, Virginia’s Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School and Douglas S. Freeman High School placed second and third at the national “We The People: the Citizen and the Constitution” civics competition held this week in Washington, D.C.
April 16, 2015—In recent weeks, Indiana and Arkansas have both been under fire for passing Religious Freedom Restoration Acts (RFRAs). The acts of these two states mirror many similar state laws, as well as a federal law that was passed with broad bipartisan support in 1993, but they also include some noteworthy differences.
April 14, 2015 - Montpelier Hosts South Yard Groundbreaking Ceremony with John Franklin of the Smithsonian National African American History and Culture Museum and Jennings-descendant Margaret Jordan to Commemorate David Rubenstein Gift.
March 16, 2015 - Last week, a group of 47 Republican senators signed an “open letter” to the Iranian government, warning them that any agreement they reached with President Obama might be of short duration.