WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Heritage Foundation policy analyst who co-authored a study slamming the Senate immigration bill, is resigning, the conservative group said on Friday, after revelations he once wrote that Hispanic immigrants had a lower IQ than white Americans. Full story
Heritage Foundation analyst Jason Richwine, the co-author of a study claiming the immigration reform bill would cost over $6 trillion, resigned after it was discovered he wrote articles for a nationalist website.
WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 06: U.S. Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC) talks on the phone in his office December 6, 2012 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. DeMint announced today that he will resign from the Senate to become the president of the Heritage Foundation.