Air Force Gen. Harencak speaks on recruiting

Air Force Major General Garrett Harencak speaks to the Ridgewood, New Jersey Rotary Club about the big challenge of bringing more recruits into the Air Force. He does a superb job of highlighting the declining role of military service in American culture.

“In 1966, 91 percent of American households had an influencer who had served in the military,” he said. “In 1995, 40 percent of American households had an influencer who served in the military. Today, in 2016, 14 percent of American families have an influencer.”

Link to article is here.

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