Rachel DiCarlo Currie

Senior Fellow

Rachel DiCarlo Currie has more than a decade of experience working at the intersection of communications and public policy. From 2009 to 2013, she worked in the U.S. Senate leadership as chief speechwriter for Senator Jon Kyl, the Republican Whip. Before that, she served as managing editor of the Hudson Institute. She has also been a Robert Novak journalism fellow and an assistant editor at the Weekly Standard magazine.

Her bylined writing has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the Weekly Standard, National Review, the Washington Times, Books and Culture, the Washington Examiner, and other publications.

Rachel’s main interests include U.S. economic policy, social inequality, and the relationship between culture and prosperity. She holds a B.S. in English literature, and lives with her family in Bethesda, Maryland.

Recent Articles:

Why the Obama Stimulus Disappointed
March 31 2014
Rachel DiCarlo Currie



The Meaning of Religious Freedom
March 27 2014
Rachel DiCarlo Currie



“Ban Bossy” and the Gender Gap
March 21 2014
Rachel DiCarlo Currie



Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey: What the Numbers Tell Us
March 14 2014
Rachel DiCarlo Currie



Where Have All the Workers Gone?
March 12 2014
Rachel DiCarlo Currie



A Better Way to Boost Incomes
March 7 2014
Rachel DiCarlo Currie



Marriage and Mobility
January 24 2014
Rachel DiCarlo Currie



Why Is the Poverty Rate Still So High? Part II
January 16 2014
Rachel DiCarlo Currie



Why Is the Poverty Rate Still So High?
January 15 2014
Rachel DiCarlo Currie



Lost in Translation: ‘The Great Gatsby’ on film is doomed to failure
February 18 2014
Rachel DiCarlo Currie
Weekly Standard Magazine Vol. 19, No. 23