As Mr. Reagan watched tallies of the vote on television, reporters asked him about the possibility of a summit meeting with the Soviet Union.I guess he did foreshadow the summit meeting at which he proposed doing away with such weapons entirely. Not something most conservatives like to remember.
''Yes,'' he said, ''it's time for us to get together and talk about a great many things and try to clear the air and suspicions between us so we can get down to the business of reducing, particularly, nuclear weapons.''
Sunday, July 15, 2012
Ann Althouse links to a 1984 post-election piece by the Times. I was struck by these paragraphs: