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Pete Hegseth

Toby Keith on Trump: I Won’t ‘Apologize’ For Performing for Our Country or Military

Country artist Toby Keith is not backing down from performing at President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration on Friday. Several performers, most recently including Jennifer Holliday, have backed out over that past number of weeks. Keith, 55, said he does not apologize for “performing for our country and our military.” He performed for both Presidents Obama and

Trump’s Test: Why Secretary of Veteran Affairs Must Be Top Priority

Erielle Davidson, For good reason, the hunt for the Trump administration’s Secretary of State—featuring a cast of heavy-hitting potential candidates bested, ultimately, by the unexpected choice of Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson—has overshadowed several forthcoming cabinet appointments. Among these, perhaps none is more significant to Donald Trump’s campaign agenda than the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. Throughout the

Life for our veterans (and our military) could be much different soon

Pete Hegseth, Today, on November 11, America pauses to thank our veterans for their service to our nation. The freedoms we enjoy in this country—which are the exception to the rule in human history—were literally purchased by men and women of all generations who have courageously worn the uniformed cloth of our country. We live

Sen. John McCain, Pete Hegseth: It’s time for the real reform our veterans deserve

Sen. John McCain, Pete Hegseth As veterans of foreign wars, we have both witnessed firsthand the incredible bravery and sacrifice our warfighters have made in service to our American experiment – one of us during the Iraq War, the other a generation before in Vietnam.   These veterans, and millions of other brave men and