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National Archives and Records Administration

Historic Long-Sealed Court Records Released

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Court records detailing the personal histories and statements of four men involved in the Watergate break-in are now open to the public,...

Files About Bin Laden Raid Hidden From The Public

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 09.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The nation's top special operations commander ordered military files about the Navy SEAL raid on Osama bin Laden's hideout to be purged ...

Sam Stein

The Next Victims Of Sequestration | Sam Stein | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- History buffs may be the next victim of sequestration as cuts begin to hit federal record keepers. The National Archives and Records ...

What I Found (And Found Out) At The National Archives

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 09.01.2012 | DC
Zoe P. Strassfield

Preserving freedom is serious business. The Declaration of Independence is rather hard to read in places because it was stored in direct sunlight for many years -- a definite no-no for historical artifacts.

Amateur Sleuth Helps Stop National Archives Thefts

AP | JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 07.02.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON — When J. David Goldin saw the recorded interview of baseball great Babe Ruth for sale on eBay he knew something was wrong. There was...

Chairman Bernanke's "Urban Legend" About Deception and Corruption at the Fed

Robert Auerbach | Posted 12.18.2011 | Business
Robert Auerbach

On the same day I testified on Capitol Hill about the terrible record for transparency and corrupt records at the Federal Reserve, its chairman, Ben Bernanke, gave a strong opposing view before the Joint Economic Committee.

Matt Taibbi: The SEC's 'Orwellian' Wall Street Cover Ups

Rolling Stone | MATT TAIBBI | Posted 10.17.2011 | Business

For the past two decades, according to a whistle-blower at the SEC who recently came forward to Congress, the agency has been systematically destroyin...

Andrea Stone

Welcome To The 21st Century: National Archives Hires First Wikipedian In Residence | Andrea Stone | Posted 08.01.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON -- The National Archives, the hallowed repository of the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution and America's most treasured re...

My Response to the Fed's IG

Robert Auerbach | Posted 07.23.2011 | Politics
Robert Auerbach

Robert Auerbach's response to the Federal Reserve's IG request.

Congress Pushes Judge To Secure Bush Records

AP | JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The new Congress on Thursday asked a federal judge to force the Bush White House to keep documents on the controversial firings of ...