NATIONALLY SYNDICATED RADIO TALK SHOW HOST
Neal Boortz is a Marine Corps Brat. His father was a Marine Corps Pilot. The Neal Boortz Show is also syndicated throughout the United States. His Program airs daily from WSB-AM 750 in Atlanta, Georgia to an estimated daily national audience of more than three million listeners. Mr. Boortz was born in 1945 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. Some of the places he subsquently lived as a Marine Corps Brat included: Honolulu, Hawaii, Laguna Beach, California, Morehead City, North Carolina; Virginia Beach, Virginia, and Pensacola, Florida. He graduated from Pensacola High School in 1963. Source: Neal Boortz Homepage: boortz.com
FORMER SPEAKER OF THE US HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Born Newton Leroy McPherson in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania in 1943, Gingrich was adopted and changed his surname when his young mother remarried a career military man. The Gingrich family was constantly on the move, and Newt attended an array schools on various military bases. After 16 years as a Republican in the House of Representatives, Gingrich became the 58th Speaker of the House in January 1995. That same year, he was named ‘Time Magazine Person of the Year’.
Of the alternatives, Tom Foley preceded Gingrich as House Speaker. A Representative from Washington, he was born in Spokane WA in 1929. Dick Cheney, Vice President under G.W. Bush and a former Representative from Wyoming, preceded Gingrich as the House Minority Leader. He was born in Lincoln, Nebraska in 1941. Tip O’Neill is another former Speaker of the House, where he represented Massachusetts. He was born in Cambridge MA in 1912.
AUTHOR & SCREEN WRITER
Nicolas Proffitt author of “Gardens of Stone” and others is a Military Brat.