Cokie Roberts and the Founding Mothers

Apr 13, 2014

They may not have signed the Constitution or written the Declaration of Independence, but the wives, mothers, sisters, and daughters behind the scenes contributed to our country's birth as significantly as the men in the spotlight. NPR and ABC News Political Commentator Cokie Roberts reveals their stories in her new nonfiction picture book Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies. We talk with Cokie Roberts about the book and the women of the American Revolution.