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Newport Independent - Newport, AR
Margaret Thatcher’s buddy Ronald Reagan would be out of place among Republicans of 2013
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By Pat Cunningham
April 8, 2013 5:20 p.m.



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The death of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher brings to mind certain realities about the record of her close friend Ronald Reagan.

As I’ve pointed out on numerous occasions, Reagan would be considered a RINO (Republican In Name Only) by current GOP standards.

Snarky pundit Slade Sohmer put it succinctly when he said Reagan’s tenure in the White House  “would have to be considered by current conservative standards the worst presidency in American history.”

This president is a president every conservative Republican and Tea Party member should loathe.

This president nearly tripled the national debt. This president signed an ...

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