Faculty Bio

Bob Morrison

Bob Morrison

Bob Morrison serves as the Senior Fellow for Policy Studies at the Family Research Council.
 
Bob arrived in Washington in 1984. He served at the U.S. Department of Education under then-Secretary William Bennett. He came to Family Research Council in 1991, where he served in various capacities, including editor of "Washington Watch," Senior Education Policy Analyst, and Vice President for Policy. Bob took the lead in guiding FRC's response to the national history standards promulgated during the Clinton Administration in 1994. FRC then published his work Let Freedom Ring, a basic outline of U.S. History requested by 50,000 FRC supporters.
 
Bob also helped design the successful FRC campaign that distributed more than 1 million Ten Commandments book covers throughout the U.S.  Most recently, Bob led the historical research for Bill Bennett's newest book, America: the Last Best Hope. 
 
Bob earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in government and foreign affairs from the University of Virginia. He taught history and political science at the high school and college levels. He also served in the U.S. Coast Guard, where he took an active role in rescue missions, iceberg patrols, and was a Russian language interpreter. He is married with two adult children and a grandchild.
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