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-- does -- -- -- faith and that says just you know everything has.
But that was Margaret Thatcher in 1979.
Quoting that prayer of saint Francis of Assisi that was right when she became great Britain's prime minister.
Brit -- met Margaret Thatcher in 1990 he covered White House during that whole period.
Five made and then -- Strongest moments he is Fox News senior political analyst good morning Brett good to have you here -- that.
Yeah -- every thoughts when he heard about her passing this morning and -- just great impact on on world events throughout the course of her life.
Well she really was a giant.
And remembered in America for relationship of course with President Reagan which was indeed a close relationship.
But -- by others as well for her relationship with President Bush -- -- covered first President Bush.
And and I remember the British media Martha were full of all sorts of buzz of around 1989.
About how the special relationship which exists between Reagan.
And satcher was now over in that President Bush would be seeking a partnership with with the German prime minister.
Helmut Kohl -- that that was the new special relationship.
But when things got tough the first person that President Bush.
Always wanted to consultant Margaret Thatcher that's what happened when Iraq invaded Kuwait to first thing he did was he went out to Aspen to a conference he would have canceled and it any other time but she was going to be there anyone talked to her and she had an effect going.
I well remember Martha particularly -- -- a summit.
That occurred between president bush and and Margaret Thatcher on Bermuda this was before the gulf war was in 1990 was a time when there was a lot of concern about NATO German reunification with very much.
And process and so forth and he wanted to see her.
And it was a very windy day Martha -- humid windy days you -- -- tropical around the wind was blowing like crazy.
And the two leaders came out to talk to the press afterwards and President Bush he didn't really have a whole lot of -- there was -- all over the place everybody else is there was -- all over the place.
Thatcher's hair was a rock solid.
And Alice standing next to run fifth quarter it was Bush's Press Secretary and Bernard burying them who is Margaret -- -- Press Secretary.
And I turned -- us that what is she is -- hair.
Inning and cause for a -- he said it's Thompson's water seal.
Think about that it does so far we've gotten stupid -- of -- always bring to dresses or suits everywhere -- -- That -- you don't KT McFarland to do as a woman in the world.
And Thompson's water seal on your hair sales you know obviously I -- I think I think I think he was kidding but I've never know for sure.
You know Brad -- about what's going on now.
You know in the White House and you think about.
Health care and -- you know huge.
-- under way to try to implement that large you know sort of social system.
Of health care in this country.
And think about the budget which we're gonna get on Wednesday and we have a very different philosophy in this country right now than we did when the president shared his views with Margaret Thatcher.
That's true -- but I would remember this that one thing Margaret Thatcher never really did machine.
She privatize an awful lot of the British economy which had come under government control.
But she didn't and it but the national health system was.
A place bridge too far that that remains in place remains in place in this day for good real depending on -- you talked to.
That's the direction a lot of people think we're headed -- Obama care.
And with much else that's happening with regard to government entitlement benefits and aggressive lies -- this those programs -- the senator.
Of the anxiety with people are feeling about them alarming levels of national debt.
And the continuing the high deficits.
You know what I and that's that's that's how that the table is kinda set now again a lot of people who admired Margaret -- think we're attending too far away from what she would have recommended and she'd been -- She she talked in a speech we played a bit of earlier about you know the return of self reliance and independence in great Britain and she was.
You know wrestling with the unions at the time we've seen some of the governors around this country try to wrestle with the pension packages that they have.
With the -- is not an easy job and she got a ton of backlash sport of course.
What she did it and and I mean -- remember for example.
When and -- our sister publications.
The London sun and the London times.
Were moved into a new location brand new plant where -- where they exist to this day this was done -- night.
And it was done in the midst of the strike.
And the publication resumed immediately.
The strike was broken and of there was violence in the streets.
Thatcher would not have it.
And she made sure that this went forward.
And she wasn't hated by the unions but she leased that area.
Oh was -- and effectiveness and allow this transition which I think a lot of people would agree today -- not only those newspapers.
Oh which were choking on them on the cost associated with -- of union benefits and payments and so forth.
But other newspapers to -- as well because of what happened there.
Thank you -- interesting event thanks for the Thompson's water seal test.
Take that -- to heart to see -- later.
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