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All right so what do you get when you mix some of the racing legends these days a few senators and congressmen governors entertainers and teenagers who have really proven themselves.
Get a whole lot of money for a very good cause take a look last night in Washington DC I was privileged to attend the big gala.
For the National Guard youth challenge program -- Dale Earnhardt junior and his buddy Dan Wheldon.
NASCAR and Indy racers both.
The National Guard sponsors their cars.
Same with Dan -- I mentioned him panther racing.
The Walt WWE.
Wrestler MVP was there but.
That was senator Mary Lander we saw.
Blanch Lincoln I'm sorry we -- Lincoln -- merry land was there as well on your machine listening for here -- -- I was taken.
I was taking the pictures but it was -- really neat event they have that the guard.
You know you got a tough problems in in the National Guard ray raising money.
To help keep these kids in school.
And how they do that what -- they say the key is the kind.
I attended a boot camp this in these kids through boot camp and if it's not cheap but he sure better than watching these kids drop out.
Two thirds of the population in -- high school dropouts.
They are doing some amazing work there -- 28 states.
That have these National Guard youth challenge -- programs.
And I'm thinking the other states ought to get on the ball pitcher sandy -- Lester -- color last year I had a great time raised a million.
One point two million dollar tax I didn't I mean I didn't raise that kind of money but the racing teams and all the sponsors.
Hacker Mike Mullen the chairman of the joint chiefs was there great programming when they heard your comment but the big check.
They -- friendly and good for them.
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