Ridge was the first drafted veteran of the Vietnam War elected to Congress, where he served for more than twenty years before twice being elected Governor of Pennsylvania. Just weeks after 9/11, President Bush tapped then-Governor Ridge to be his Homeland Security advisor and two years later was named the nation’s first Secretary of Homeland Security.
Young NASCAR star Austin Dillon also joins Weston on the pitch this week to talk about the crash seen ’round the world at Dayton a few weeks ago. Tune in. 10-noon, ESPN 105.1.