Wow how times have changed……
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Fifty years ago Ronald Reagan gave a speech on behalf of Republican presidential nominee Barry Goldwater that launched his own political career and “catapulted him into the political stratosphere,” recalls former aide Thomas Reed.

Reed reminisced about Reagan’s famous Oct. 27, 1964 speech entitled “A Time for Choosing” that laid out what would eventually become his governing philosophy of limited government and fierce opposition to totalitarianism.