Yet another charming characteristic of America’s 40th president was his attitude towards so-called elites
A U.S. Census bureau campaign for schools is encouraging teachers to use the classroom as a way to help their neighborhood come out for the 2010 census and is expected to affect every school in the nation.
Occasionally, Washington outsiders have tried to tame the ultimate company town but few were as stunningly successful. A look back at his arrival shows that other than the favorite restaurants, little has changed in the capital.
In securing the Republican presidential nomination, Ronald Reagan bested some high ranking Senate Republicans, including the then-minority leader, a victory which would come back to haunt him.
Commentators of all political stripes who tell you how times have changed in the last 30 years ignore the startling similarities.
“The Berlin Wall speech is a perfect microcosm of Ronald Reagan’s entire political career,” writes Steven Hayward in The Age of Reagan.
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“Truly, the more you know about him, the more there is to like.”
While Anita Dunn’s pro-Mao comments were shocking to many in their moral equivalency, they are not surprising to this correspondent.