Pete Hegseth's file:

Republican from Minnesota

Pete Hegseth is CEO of Concerned Veterans for America and a Fox News contributor. He was a Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Minnesota in 2012. 

Recent statements involving Pete Hegseth

Redskins is "used historically" as "a term of respect."

Recent stories featuring Pete Hegseth

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