New Speakers Announced
Senator John McCain Joining The Daily Beast's Hero Summit
The Daily Beast's Hero Summit: An Exploration of Courage, Character & Our National Security -- this Thursday in Washington, D.C. -- just confirmed additional speakers including: Senator John McCain, who will kick off the day at 8:30am on the government shutdown and the crisis in Syria; former Senators Olympia Snowe and George Mitchell along with Bob Woodward of the Washington Post in a flash debate moderated by Walter Isaacson about the loss of political courage in our nation's capital; and journalist Richard Engel comes in from his overseas beat to describe his harrowing kidnapping in Syria. The October 10th event will be live-streamed on The Daily Beast. Follow the Hero Summit to see the complete rundown for the summit.