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Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

Senior Fellow

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs is a senior fellow at Hudson Institute where she specializes in nuclear deterrence and missile defense.

Rebeccah serves as an adjunct professor at the Institute of World Politics where she teaches nuclear deterrence theory. She was tapped by the State Department’s office of the U.S. Speakers Program to serve the American people by communicating with foreign audiences to foster greater understanding.

Rebeccah is a contributing editor of Providence: A Journal of Christianity and American Foreign Policy. She is a prolific writer, publishing in online and print media as well as academic journals, and a regular commentator on major cable news and radio outlets.

Rebeccah served in the U.S. House of Representatives as an adviser to former Congressman Trent Franks, where she focused on matters related to the Strategic Forces Subcommittee of the Armed Services Committee. She was instrumental in starting the Bipartisan Missile Defense Caucus. Prior to her work on defense policy, Rebeccah was on the oversight staff of the House Judiciary Committee.

Rebeccah earned her M.A. in National Security and Strategic Studies from the U.S. Naval War College, and graduated with highest distinction from its College of Naval Command and Staff, receiving the Director’s Award for academic excellence. She earned her B.A. in History and Political Science from Ashland University in Ohio and was an Ashbrook Scholar. She and her husband live in Virginia with their five children.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran.

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News discussed why Iran has warned the international community against 'making crises' in the midst of Pompeo's visit with Putin.

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News discussed why Iran has warned the international community against 'making crises' in the midst of Pompeo's visit with Putin.

Fox News

Rebeccah Heinrichs discussed the recent uprising and unrest developing in Venezuela.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discussed the recent uprising and unrest developing in Venezuela.

Fox Business

Rebeccah Heinrichs discussed the attacks in Sri Lanka.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discussed the attacks in Sri Lanka.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses ongoing negotiations with North Korea and Russia’s reaction to the redacted Mueller report.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses ongoing negotiations with North Korea and Russia’s reaction to the redacted Mueller report.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses America’s foreign policy, China, Russia, and America’s moral leadership abroad.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses America’s foreign policy, China, Russia, and America’s moral leadership abroad.

 Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the president’s space-based missile defense strategy.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the president’s space-based missile defense strategy.

NPR

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the arrest of a Chinese woman after she briefly gained access to Mar-a-Lago with malware and the rising national security threat of China.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the arrest of a Chinese woman after she briefly gained access to Mar-a-Lago with malware and the rising national security threat of China.

Fox Business

Rebeccah Heinrichs on the crisis in Venezuela, March 4, 2019

Rebeccah Heinrichs on the crisis in Venezuela, March 4, 2019

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the crisis in Venezuela, February 19, 2019

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the crisis in Venezuela, February 19, 2019

Rebeccah Heinrichs joins Fox News to discuss American interests in the context of the crisis in Venezuela, January 30, 2019

Rebeccah Heinrichs joins Fox News to discuss American interests in the context of the crisis in Venezuela, January 30, 2019

Rebeccah Heinrichs joins discusses the 2019 Missile Defense Review at the Brookings Institution, January 29, 2019

Rebeccah Heinrichs joins discusses the 2019 Missile Defense Review at the Brookings Institution, January 29, 2019

Rebeccah Heinrichs joins the PBS NewsHour to discuss President Trump's call to rapidly expand U.S. missile defense systems, January 17, 2019

Rebeccah Heinrichs joins the PBS NewsHour to discuss President Trump's call to rapidly expand U.S. missile defense systems, January 17, 2019

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the Paris protests and broader anxieties in Europe, December 14, 2018.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the Paris protests and broader anxieties in Europe, December 14, 2018.

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the message behind the U.S. military carrying out an

Rebeccah Heinrichs discusses the message behind the U.S. military carrying out an "extraordinary" flight over Ukraine, December 7, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs joins CNN to discuss North Korea significantly expanding a secret long-range missile base in the mountains, December 5, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs joins CNN to discuss North Korea significantly expanding a secret long-range missile base in the mountains, December 5, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs joins The Ingraham Angle to discuss President Trump's response to Saudi Arabia, November 20, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs joins The Ingraham Angle to discuss President Trump's response to Saudi Arabia, November 20, 2018

Fox News

Rebeccah Heinrichs on the PBS NewsHour, October 22, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on the PBS NewsHour, October 22, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, October 15, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, October 15, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, October 9, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, October 9, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, October 4, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, October 4, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, September 25, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, September 25, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, September 23, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, September 23, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, September 11, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, September 11, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, September 10, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, September 10, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 8, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 8, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 1, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 1, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 31, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 31, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, July 12, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, July 12, 2018

Reeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 6, 2018

Reeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 6, 2018

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox News, July 5, 2018

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox News, July 5, 2018

Michael Pillsbury and Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, June 10, 2018

Michael Pillsbury and Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, June 10, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, June 10, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, June 10, 2018

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox Business, June 5, 2018

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox Business, June 5, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, May 24, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, May 24, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, May 2, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, May 2, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, May 1, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, May 1, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, April 30, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, April 30, 2018

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox Business, April 14, 2018

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox Business, April 14, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, March 6, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, March 6, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, March 1, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, March 1, 2018

National Debt Could Threaten National Security, Fox Business, February 13, 2018

National Debt Could Threaten National Security, Fox Business, February 13, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on PBS NewsHour, February 2, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on PBS NewsHour, February 2, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, January 31, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, January 31, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, January 3, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, January 3, 2018

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, December 26, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, December 26, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, December 24, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, December 24, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, December 21-22, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, December 21-22, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, December 19, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, December 19, 2017

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox Business, December 18, 2017

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox Business, December 18, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, December 4, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, December 4, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, November 30, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, November 30, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on CNN, November 30, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on CNN, November 30, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, November 25, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, November 25, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, November 13, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, November 13, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, November 8, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, November 8, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, November 6, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, November 6, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, November 3, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, November 3, 2017

Rebbecah Heinrichs on Fox News, November 1, 2017

Rebbecah Heinrichs on Fox News, November 1, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, October 23, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, October 23, 2017

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox Business, October 14, 2017

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox Business, October 14, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, September 26, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, September 26, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, September 15, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, September 15, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on the Federalist Radio Hour Podcast, September 6, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on the Federalist Radio Hour Podcast, September 6, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 31, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 31, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, August 29, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, August 29, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 18, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 18, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, August 15, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, August 15, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, August 9, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, August 9, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 7, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 7, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 2, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, August 2, 2017

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox News, August 1, 2017

Rebecca Heinrichs on Fox News, August 1, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, July 31st, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, July 31st, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 29, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 29, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 27, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 27, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 26, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 26, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 18, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 18, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 15, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 15, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on WJR 760 AM, July 10, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on WJR 760 AM, July 10, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, July 10, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, July 10, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Trump-Putin meeting, Fox News, July 6-7, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Trump-Putin meeting, Fox News, July 6-7, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 5, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, July 5, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on C-SPAN, June 26, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on C-SPAN, June 26, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs interviewed by Jacob Heilbrunn, June 26, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs interviewed by Jacob Heilbrunn, June 26, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, June 23, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox Business, June 23, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on CNN, June 21, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on CNN, June 21, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, June 9, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, June 9, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, May 22, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Fox News, May 22, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Cavuto: Coast to Coast, May 17, 2017

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Cavuto: Coast to Coast, May 17, 2017

Trump Begins Critical Week of Foreign Policy, Fox News, April 4, 2017

Trump Begins Critical Week of Foreign Policy, Fox News, April 4, 2017

The U.S. GMD System Can Shoot Down a North Korean ICBM, January 27, 2017

The U.S. GMD System Can Shoot Down a North Korean ICBM, January 27, 2017

Rex Tillerson Grilled During Confirmation Hearing, Fox News, January 12, 2017

Rex Tillerson Grilled During Confirmation Hearing, Fox News, January 12, 2017

Arrests in Connection to Istanbul Shooting , Fox News, January 2, 2017

Arrests in Connection to Istanbul Shooting , Fox News, January 2, 2017

Nuclear Deterrence Theory, Providence Magazine, December 16, 2016

Nuclear Deterrence Theory, Providence Magazine, December 16, 2016

A Look at DHS Secretary Nominee General Kelly's Experience, Fox & Friends, December 8, 2016

A Look at DHS Secretary Nominee General Kelly's Experience, Fox & Friends, December 8, 2016

The Trump Reset, The Buck Sexton Show, December 6, 2016

The Trump Reset, The Buck Sexton Show, December 6, 2016

Comparing the World Views of Rudy Giuliani and Mitt Romney, Fox News, November 21, 2016

Comparing the World Views of Rudy Giuliani and Mitt Romney, Fox News, November 21, 2016

Did U.S. Pay Iran Ransom?, Fox News, August 19, 2016

Did U.S. Pay Iran Ransom?, Fox News, August 19, 2016

Hostages Released as White House Gave Iran $400 million, Fox News, August 3, 2016

Hostages Released as White House Gave Iran $400 million, Fox News, August 3, 2016

Warnings of a Terrorist Diaspora, Buck Sexton Show, July 30, 2016

Warnings of a Terrorist Diaspora, Buck Sexton Show, July 30, 2016

Debating a Nuclear Weapons Ban, U.S. Department of State's James Timbie Forum on Arms Control and Nonproliferation, July 14, 2016

Debating a Nuclear Weapons Ban, U.S. Department of State's James Timbie Forum on Arms Control and Nonproliferation, July 14, 2016