May 03, 2016 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Join Us for a Book Discussion Featuring
Army Veteran and Fox News Contributor
Hegseth's new book In the Arena is a contemporary update to Theodore Roosevelt's iconic 'man in the arena' speech and illustrates how a great republic is maintained through citizenry, family, honesty, and patriotism.
$10 - RJC members
$20 - Non members
Signed books will be available for purchase.
Kosher lunch will be served.
New York, NY 10022
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Pete Hegseth is a Fox News Channel contributor, appearing regularly as a correspondent and guest co-host for the network's morning show, Fox & Friends. He also appears frequently on The Kelly File, Outnumbered, America's Newsroom, and Happening Now. Pete is also a frequent contributor on FoxNews.com and National Review Online.
Pete is an Army veteran of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and was also a guard at Guantanamo Bay. He holds two Bronze Stars and a Combat Infantryman's Badge for his time in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Pete is the former CEO of Concerned Veterans for America (2012-2015), where he built the largest conservative veterans advocacy organization in America and led the charge for real reform at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Before that, Pete was the Executive Director of Vets for Freedom (2007-2010), leading the "ground truth" charge for success on the battlefield in Iraq and Afghanistan. He is also a member of the National Rifle Association and American Legion.
Pete graduated from Princeton University in 2003 with an undergraduate degree in Politics. While at Princeton, Pete was also a member of the varsity basketball team, an Army ROTC cadet, and the publisher of the campus conservative publication-The Princeton Tory. A decade later, Pete completed a Masters in Public Policy at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government, graduating in 2013.