Virginia Politics: The Grandees of Government

GrandeesOfGovtWhile it is known as the home of freedom-loving Founding Fathers, Virginia has also had a history of undemocratic institutions and tendencies.  That was the controversial topic of a book launch and discussion hosted by the Library of Virginia.  And as Virginia Public Radio’s Anne Marie Morgan reports, author and historian Brent Tarter discovered primary sources with those ideas throughout the 400 years of the Commonwealth’s history.

 

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