C-SPAN’s ‘First Ladies’ Series Starts Monday

“First Ladies: Influence and Image,” a year-long series that takes a close look at the country’s first ladies, launches Monday, Feb. 25, at 8 p.m. CT on C-SPAN. The series starts with Martha Washington and winds through 220 years to Michelle Obama. Almost all the 45 women who have been first ladies will get a 90-minute episode.

C-SPAN, created by the cable television industry to provide public access to the political process, is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.