Placeholder for future comments and edits on the passing of GHW Bush.
I came of age politically in the 1980’s. This is often the called the Reagan Era. Reagan was a towering figure to both his admirers and detractors largely because he presided over a renewal of America from a period of stagnation at home and abroad, waging a war on inflation at home and rebuilding the american military and confronting the Soviet Union abroad.
- Remembered for personality more than politics
- Lifetime experiences prepared him for the Presidency
- Reminds me of my own father.