Sutherland Institute invites you to the first event of our 2018 Congressional Event Series.
Congressman Stewart will give a congressional update on his work on the House Select Committee on Intelligence and discuss the important role Utah’s military plays in protecting national security. Following Congressman Stewart’s remarks, a panel discussion with leaders of Utah’s military bases and installations to discuss their mission and impact on both state and national security.
Chris Stewart is the Congressman from Utah’s Second Congressional District. He is a No. 1 New York Times best-selling and national award-winning author, world-record-setting Air Force pilot, and the former owner/CEO of a small business.
Chris is one of ten children and grew up on a dairy farm in Cache Valley. He graduated from Utah State University, where he earned his degree in economics. Upon graduation, Chris joined the United States Air Force where he was the Distinguished Graduate (top of his class) in both Officer Training School and Undergraduate Pilot Training. He served for fourteen years as a pilot in the Air Force, flying both rescue helicopters and the B-1B bomber. He holds three world speed records, including the world’s record for the fastest non-stop flight around the world.
Chris is a prolific author having written 18 books, several of which have become national best-sellers, and have been published in six different countries.
Chris now serves as a member of House Appropriations Committee and the House Intelligence Committee.