John McCain is hospitalized in stable condition after undergoing surgery for an intestinal infection. The Arizona senator has been undergoing treatment for brain cancer and recovering at home since late last year but has continued to be involved with current events.
When Hillary Clinton was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2001, she became the first American first lady to ever win a public office seat. She later became the 67th U.S. secretary of state in 2009, serving until 2013. In 2016, she became the first woman in U.S. history to become the presidential nominee of a major political party.
Former President Obama is in negotiations with Netflix to produce a series of shows, according to ‘The New York Times.’ The shows, produced by the former first couple and highlighting inspirational stories, are evidence that the Obamas intend to remain engaged in civics.
As a U.S. senator, John Kerry was a supporter of free trade, expansive foreign and military policy and education spending. In 2004, he was a Democratic presidential nominee, and in 2013 he became secretary of state under President Barack Obama.