Browsing All posts tagged under »President Ronald Reagan«

He’s Back! + Pence Speaks, 2 Weeks, Pro-Life America + more

September 12, 2018 by


By Gary Bauer ~  The media has been celebrating Barack Obama’s return to the political stage since his speech at the University of Illinois last Friday. But the narrative is wrong. I would argue that Obama never left the scene. Contrary to the tradition for ex-presidents, Obama stayed in Washington, DC. Of course, progressives constantly tell us […]

The DC Press Corps Mocked The Reagans’ Love For Each Other

March 7, 2016 by


By Tom Blumer ~ Former First Lady Nancy Reagan died today. The Associated Press’s Christopher Weber, in an otherwise predictably passive-aggressive obituary, got one thing right: “The Reagans’ mutual devotion over 52 years of marriage was legendary.” How nice of him to acknowledge that now. The fact is that while it was visible during Ronald Reagan’s […]

Former First Lady Nancy Reagan Has Died

March 7, 2016 by


From Family Security Matters ~ Former First Lady Nancy Reagan has died. Nancy Reagan, the widow of President Ronald Reagan and passionately devoted keeper of his flame, died Sunday morning of congestive heart failure at 94, according to her spokesperson. “Nancy Davis Reagan has led a remarkable life – as an adoring daughter, a loving […]

CNN: Reagan Closer To Hillary Clinton On Some Issues, GOPers ‘Would Hate That Guy’

January 17, 2016 by


By Brad Wilmouth ~ On Friday’s Erin Burnett OutFront on CNN, during a segment devoted to discrediting President Ronald Reagan’s conservative credentials and painting modern Republicans as far right, host Erin Burnett proclaimed that Republicans “would hate that guy,” and joined with CNN presidential historian Douglas Brinkley in suggesting that Democrat Hillary Clinton’s views on […]

Blogger Charles Pierce: Trump ‘One Of The Purest Products’ Of America’s ‘Loud…Stupid’ Reagan Era

August 14, 2015 by


By Tom Johnson ~ There’s going to be a Top Gun sequel, Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous is coming back, and Bloom County has already returned. Still, suggests Esquire blogger Charles Pierce, when it comes to things that have the 1980s written all over them, these days Donald Trump is the king of the […]

“Mr. Gorbachev, Tear Down This Wall”

June 12, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ On June 12, 1987, the President of the United States, Ronald Reagan, speaking in Berlin, said, “Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall.” It fell in 1989 and, in 1991, the Soviet Union collapsed. From the end of World War Two in 1945, the United States had stood strong against the Communist […]

Remembering Reagan

June 4, 2013 by


By Alan Caruba ~ To a lot of folks who recall Ronald Reagan’s two terms as President, 1981 to 1989, June 5th is a day that marks his passing in 2004. Nostalgia prompts us to think of it as a golden period of prosperity and memory tells us that it was also the closing decade […]