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Op-ed: U.S., UK politics are mirror images

...national election. When American liberal Democrats speak of failed policies of the past, the policies of the Reagan administration are often mentioned, though many Republicans believe they were largely successful. Foreign policy under George...
Cal Thomas: Bibi at the barricade

...from all quarters about how the attack would hurt the "peace process," which has never existed, but privately Reagan administration officials were said to have cheered Israel's actions.President Obama and the State Department are on the wrong...
Senior sleds: Vintage snowmachine club embraces the oldies

...snowmachine squad got its start with one man, a dream and an old Ski-Doo Skandic sled that was last cherry during the Reagan administration. "My first one I got for free," Cody Tims said recently after an Alaska Motor Musher's Club (AMMC) vintage...
What was known before Sept. 11?

...enough to stop'' Sept. 11, said L. Paul Bremer, former ambassador at large for counterterrorism during the Reagan administration. But ''as they go through this in the intelligence committees, you're probably going to come up with other...
Debt solution must be fair and balanced

...infrastructure which are vital to help grow the economy. Overall spending would be reduced to the same level as during the Reagan administration.Treat all Americans fairly: I favor a solution that's balanced between cuts and new revenues so no group...
Board says missile defense would consider nuclear-tip interceptors board's chairman, William Schneider Jr., now a consultant, served as an undersecretary of state in the Reagan administration. He was a member, along with Rumsfeld, of a government commission that in 1998 concluded that ballistic missiles...
Sen. Daniel Inouye dies at age 88

...investigating the Iran-Contra affair in 1987. That committee held lengthy hearings into allegations that top Reagan administration officials had facilitated the sale of weapons to Iran, in violation of a congressional arms embargo, in hopes...
The Syria seduction

...chemical weapons. Who can be believed in the murky Middle East?"Trust, but verify" was the slogan used by the Reagan administration when it came to promises made by the Soviet Union. That mantra should be updated in any dealings with Assad...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...Strom Thurmond's segregationist presidential run. James Watt was forced to resign as interior secretary in the Reagan administration and Earl Butz was ousted as agriculture secretary in the Ford administration, both after cracking jokes that...


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