Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said on "Fox & Friends" that President Trump clearly has the authority to declare a national emergency on border security.
Pete Hegseth currently serves as a co-host of FOX News Channel's (FNC) Fox & Friends Weekend (weekends 6-10AM/ET). He joined the network as a contributor in 2014.
While at FNC, Hegseth has provided analysis and commentary across the network's daytime and primetime programming. In September 2017, he held an interview with President Donald Trump.
Hegseth is also a contributor to Fox Nation, a subscription-based streaming platform.
Prior to joining FNC, Hegseth held the position of CEO for Concerned Veterans for America. Previously, he was an infantry Captain in the Army National Guard, and has served in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Guantanamo Bay. He holds two Bronze Stars and a Combat Infantryman Badge for his time in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Hegseth has a bachelor's degree in politics from Princeton University and master's degree in public policy from Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government.
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Vice President Mike Pence said Thursday that, surveying the 2020 Democratic field, he likes his and President Trump's chances for reelection.
Ahead of a Senate vote on a resolution to block President Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the border, Vice President Mike Pence urged Republican lawmakers to stand with the president.
Geraldo Rivera traveled to Montgomery County, Ohio to report on the ongoing opioid crisis.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said Wednesday House Democrats are trying to "beat down" the president and his administration with a slew of investigations.
Hillary Clinton's refusal to "close the door" on a 2020 presidential run is a positive for President Trump and the Republican Party, according to Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren.
Pete Hegseth had a strong response after outspoken freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar said President Trump's impeachment is "inevitable."
Judge Andrew Napolitano said the timing of Michael Cohen's testimony before Congress appears to be intended to distract from President Trump's summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders is being accused of hypocrisy on climate change after his use of private jets was revealed.
South Dakota Gov. Kristie Noem (R) invited comedian and HBO host Bill Maher to visit her state to see what Middle America is all about.
Fox News hosts Jesse Watters and Pete Hegseth put their TV and movie knowledge to the test on two new episodes of "The Quiz Show."
President Trump "outfoxed" Democrats by signing the bipartisan border security compromise, Dan Bongino said Saturday on "Fox & Friends."