Who is Jennifer Rauchet?
Jennifer Rauchet is perhaps best known as the wife of Pete Hegseth but she also has her own career. While her husband goes live on air at Fox News Channel, Jennifer has a unique role behind the scenes. The couple is working together in the media industry and they are winning in their professional and marriage lives.
What Does Jennifer Rauchet Do For a Living?
Rauchet is an expert when it comes to working behind the cameras. She works as an executive producer for Fox News Channel where her husband has been working as a contributor since 2014.
As an executive producer, Jennifer handles one or more phases of video production of a television program. She graduated from Towson University in Maryland with a journalism degree, and she landed her first job as a production assistant for WIPX-TV in the early 2000s.
She gained enough experience throughout the years until she joined Fox News as the executive producer of ‘Watters’ World’, which was hosted by Jesse Watters, from 2015 until it was canceled recently. Jennifer has since landed a new role at FOX News and she continues to work with her husband.
Jennifer Rauchet Husband / Wedding
Rauchet is married to Pete Hegseth, a renowned television host and author. They started a friendship (as coworkers) that turned into a romantic affair at the time Pete was still married to his second wife, Samantha Deering.
In short, Pete’s marriage with Jennifer started as an extramarital affair. She became pregnant, and they welcomed their daughter while Pete was still married to Samantha Deering. The two (Pete and Samantha) ended their marriage and they (Jennifer and Pete) started theirs.
Jennifer and Pete hosted their wedding on August 19, 2019, at Trump National Golf Club Colts Neck in New Jersey. During the photo session, the couple wore red “Make Weddings Great Again” hats that resembled Trump’s famous slogan “Make America Great Again” hats.
Jennifer and her husband celebrated their 4-year wedding anniversary in August 2019. She posted memories of their wedding day with lovely captions.
How Many Children Does Jennifer Rauchet Have?
Jennifer and her husband welcomed their daughter, Gwen Hegseth in August 2017. By the time Gwen was born, Pete’s second wife, Samantha, had already filed for divorce. Pete and Samantha have three sons together namely; Gunnar, Boone, and Rex.
It is important to note that this is Jennifer’s second marriage and Pete’s third marriage. She has three young kids from her first marriage namely; Kenzie, Jackson, and Luke so this means that they are raising seven children in total. Jennifer has not revealed the specifics of her ex-husband and the reason for their divorce is still unknown.
Is Jennifer’s Husband a Democrat or Republican?
Since his college years at Princeton University, Pete has been involved in conservative and Republican political affairs. He became a prominent ally and supporter of Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, and he occasionally acted as Trump’s counselor during his administration.