Richard V. Allen
Richard V. Allen was a United States National Security Advisor to President Ronald Reagan from 1981 to 1982. He had previously served on the National Security Council staff under President Richard Nixon. Both presidents represented the Republican party, the more conservative of the two main political parties in the United States.
Allen is currently a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, a think tank based on the campus of Stamford University in the state of Connecticut and named after Hoover, and a member of the advisory board to the Heritage Foundation's Asian Studies Center; the Heritage Foundation is a conservative think tank based in Washington D.C., the capital city of the United States.
- Richard V. Allen profile, NNDB.
- Statement of Richard Allen before the Subcommittee on Terrorism and Homeland Security of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, October 11, 2001.
- Letter to President Bush on the War on Terrorism, signed by Richard V. Allen, September 20, 2001.
- Interview with Miller Center of Public Affairs - Presidential Oral History Program.