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May 26, 2014 4:41 PM

The Republican Party’s secret centrist weapon is to act like Ronald Reagan

Liberals like to demonize the 40th president, and conservatives venerate him. His record, though, shows Reagan repeatedly moved to the pragmatic center when given the chance. If the Republican Party comes to Kansas City in 2016 for its national convention, Reagan’s politics would get new attention.

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