Biographies

"Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation"

Cokie Roberts

About the Program

Cokie Roberts, political commentator for NPR and ABC News, recounts the lives of numerous American Revolution-era women; from Martha Washington and Mercy Otis Warren to Dolley Madison.  The book, intended for young readers, is an adaption of Ms. Roberts’ 2004 title of the same title.  Cokie Roberts speaks at Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

About the Authors

Cokie Roberts

Cokie Roberts is a political commentator for ABC News and political analyst for National Public Radio. Her books include We Are Our Mothers' Daughters and Ladies of Liberty.


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"Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation"

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, March 8th at 1pm (ET)
  • Sunday, February 23rd at 7:45am (ET)
  • Monday, February 17th at 11:30am (ET)
  • Sunday, February 9th at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, February 1st at 3:45pm (ET)
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