National Archives and Records Administration

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2012

    It's Hard As Hell To Party Like Its the 1940s (Census) and its little green leaves can take a hike. Yesterday, the National Archives flicked on the switch for the 1940 census, marking the end of 72 years of confidentiality that held the records back from the public. In less than four hours, the site was paralyzed after being hit with 22 mil ... More >>

  • News

    October 19, 2004

    Unpopular Vote

    A compilation of electoral college crash courses

  • News

    September 7, 2004

    The Unknown Kerry

    Could he sink all his swift boat enemies if he released all his Vietnam records?

  • News

    September 30, 2003

    The Spoils System

    Iraq Plunder to Get a D.C. Display

  • News

    December 22, 1998

    Global Warning

    Go-ahead on Pinochet extradition sends shot across multinational bow as key U.S. files remain hidden