This is going to cause some Conservative heads to explode…
Apparently Reagan believed in a collective philosophy and more traditional Democratic values….
Freewood Post has an excerpt from Reagan’s newly released journals where he admires FDR, says God should not be part of Politics and he wished he had stayed a Democrat….
What if it were true…
And apparently this is not true, but still….
It’s going to annoy the GOP, so it must be good anyway…
Here is a brief excerpt from Reagan’s “alleged” journal and a link to the complete post at Freewood Post:
When I worked as the president of the Screen Actors Guild I understood the need for people to stick together for the greater good to get their goals accomplished. I admired other great presidents of the past such as Franklin Roosevelt, and Dwight Eisenhower who knew that in order for the nation to thrive, we must all thrive. I am also saddened that the Republican party of today thinks I wanted God in the White House and to rule the nation. That is not true at all, after I was nearly assassinated I wanted God more in my own personal life. I acknowledged that I was to be here for a reason and serve him and my nation together, but they always stayed separate in my mind just as in the Constitution. The Republican party today merely just uses God as a means to get votes, and I don’t believe Jesus would want to be used as a marketing tool. I regret my decision to become Republican and if I had to do it all over again I would have remained in the Democratic party and ran on their ticket. They seem to instill the core values I believe in, such as a collective philosophy. I thought for a while the Democrats left me, because we used to agree on so much, it turns out that I did indeed leave them, and I would do anything to take it all back. Now as I sit here as an old man, I can only imagine, “what if…”
via Free Wood Post.