With a boost from Hillary Clinton last weekend in San Diego, the American Academy of Pediatricians launched the next phase of its campaign to help close the "word gap" between children in high- and low-income families.
In another example of the network funded by David and Charles Koch jumping to defend the billionaire brothers, a conservative nonprofit group released a new Web ad Sunday that counters Democratic attacks on the Kochs' election-year spending.
The Koch-backed group American Commitment spent $50,000 on the ad, which will run online only. It draws from a speech Senate
“The reason is, there’s clear evidence about some of the potentially damaging effects on development,” Steyer said. “And