|22nd United States Secretary of Labor|
January 20, 1993 – January 20, 1997
|Preceded by||Lynn Morley Martin|
|Succeeded by||Alexis Herman|
Robert Bernard Reich
June 24, 1946
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Alma mater||Dartmouth College|
University College, Oxford
Yale Law School
Robert Bernard Reich (//; born June 24, 1946) is an American political economist, professor, author, and political commentator. He served in the administrations of Presidents Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter and was the United States Secretary of Labor under President Bill Clinton from 1993 to 1997.
Reich is diagnosed with multiple epiphyseal dysplasia, also known as Fairbanks disease, and stands at 4 feet 10.5 inches (1.486 m).
References[change | change source]
- "NLS/BPH: Other Writings, Say How? Key to Pronunciation". Loc.gov. February 16, 2011. Retrieved May 26, 2012.
- "170 Economists Endorse Bernie Sanders' Plan To Reform Wall St. And Rein In Greed". PoliticUsa.com. Retrieved January 15, 2016.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Official website
- Reich Appearances on C-SPAN
- The American Prospect articles Archived 2011-10-25 at the Wayback Machine by Robert Reich
- US Department of Labor biography Archived 2015-04-02 at the Wayback Machine
- UC Berkeley bio[permanent dead link]
- Robert Reich's blog posts Archived 2013-08-07 at the Wayback Machine for the Why Democracy? project