• 9 of the most iconic political power couples in history

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Months ahead of November's midterm elections, 2018 is set to be a landmark year for women in politics as a record number of female candidates are running, and winning, in offices across the US government.
    Women have had a long history making their mark in the political spotlight, with or without a formal position, as one half of political power couples that have left lasting impressions on the world.
    Take a look at some of history's most iconic political couples: Cleopatra and Julius Caesar
    Though Mark Antony and Cleopatra have gotten star treatment from Shakespeare and the silver screen...
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  • Koch Network Introduces New Super PAC Ahead of Midterms, Expanding Political Reach

    Koch Network Introduces New Super PAC Ahead of Midterms, Expanding Political Reach

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The Koch network, led by billionaire industrialist Charles Koch, has added a new super PAC to its ranks, allowing it to better influence voters ahead of November's midterm elections.
    Americans for Prosperity Action will function as a sister organization to the Koch network's social welfare nonprofit, Americans for Prosperity , The Washington Post reports. As a super PAC, AFP Action will not have the same barriers as the nonprofit, which cannot directly influence voters.
    AFP Action will be able to raise and spend an unlimited amount of funds to tilt elections in favor of Koch network goals...
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