Ronald Reagan's former Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs and host of The Alan Keyes Show: America's Wake-Up Call radio show.
In 1979, he graduated from Harvard University with a Ph.D. in government affairs.
He ran for president in 1996, 2000 and 2008.
He has three children with his wife, Jocelyn Marcel Keyes.
Unlike President Barack Obama, he has run for president several times and never succeeded.