Last updated on: 9/13/2013 | Author:

Robert Rector, MA Biography

Senior Research Fellow in Domestic Policy at the Heritage Foundation
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Should the Government Allow a Path to Citizenship for Undocumented Immigrants?"

“Although border security generally receives more attention, serious enforcement of current laws prohibiting the employment of illegals is also an important tool in an overall strategy to reduce illegal immigration.”

“Reducing Illegal Immigration through Employment Verification, Enforcement, and Protection,”, Oct. 7, 2009

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Senior Research Fellow in Domestic Policy, Heritage Foundation, 1984-present
  • Commissioner, Millennial Housing Commission, 2001-2002
  • Consultant, federal welfare reform legislation, 1996 and 2006
  • Recipient, Dr. W. Glenn and Rita Ricardo Campbell Award
  • Former Legislative Assistant, Virginia House of Delegates
  • Former Analyst, US Office of Personnel Management
  • MA, Political Science, Johns Hopkins University
  • BA, College of William and Mary
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Do Undocumented Immigrants Pay Their "Fair Share" of Taxes?
  2. Is Illegal Immigration an Economic Burden to America?