The author of the Declaration of Independence, the architect of the Virginia Statute on Religious Freedom, and the founder of the University of Virginia discusses politics, elections and his time as the third President. Presenter: Bill Barker. Bill has been interpreting Mr. Jefferson since 1984 and has portrayed him at Colonial Williamsburg since 1993. Bill has appeared as Mr. Jefferson at the White House and the Palace of Versailles. He has also portrayed Mr. Jefferson on programs on ABC, NBC, CBS, PBS, CNN, The History Channel and C-SPAN.