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Commentary: Reagan's Rhetorical Legacy

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Commentary: Reagan's Rhetorical Legacy

Commentary: Reagan's Rhetorical Legacy

Commentary: Reagan's Rhetorical Legacy

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Commentator Kevin Phillips remembers President Reagan's early success turning his platform promises into policy, but he wonders how Reagan's policy legacy will be viewed in the long run. Phillips says in the end, the "Great Communicator" is likely to be remembered most of all for his rhetorical skill.

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