11 august 2020

Why These 3 Military Spouses Are Running for Office


"I have spent my whole career giving a voice to people who've had it taken from them. Over time, I realized that this has happened to my own community," said Lindsey Simmons.She's an attorney by trade and married to an active-duty soldier in the U.S. Army . This year, she's running for Congress from her home state of Missouri. At the core of Simmons' bid for office is her desire to ensure military families like hers are represented in decision-making -- especially in foreign policy.Last year, [...]