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-- -- citizen politician and only entered politics when he won government was being too much power.
But -- he was age 54.
Were -- successful career behind Ronald Reagan wasn't just an ordinary Republican politician.
Drifted in the Republican Party and then -- the latter rating got into politics because of work -- Reagan's conservative person.
That was a clip from the documentary Ronald Reagan rendezvous with destiny and Newt and Callista Gingrich host of the film -- also instrumental in the making of it in the here to talk all about what we to be said to be back.
And you brought you better have absolutely think -- so what is his worst quality at home non teasing.
-- -- -- All but there is an answer that's all well how come you don't.
I like disabled people that's going Republican -- -- conservative I view myself as a Reagan conservative.
Ninety class of 1994 gopac conservative -- what how did you get involved in this well.
-- -- -- A conservative first and Republicans second to thank -- -- We wanted to do this documentary because it wanted to share the inspiring story of president Ronald Reagan.
And show people how he changed not only our nation but the world there.
What he really that I have a speech that I have brought brought for this interview here today and it's Ronald Reagan let them go their own way.
He made this speech mister speaker in march of 1975.
After pretty tough election here.
And in this speech he says you know what what are the people looking for and that's when he said no pale pastels but bold colors hold differences.
Are -- beginning this either re emergence of that conservative.
Thought process in the Republican Party yeah I think.
We aren't and -- -- never really struck because Dave bossy and Kevin Knoblauch who produced and directed the film did an amazing job.
We watch the final cut about a week ago we both had tears in her eyes and I it helped me re frame.
Would have gone wrong.
When Reagan was governor of California he had a role if you said the word we.
And you -- the government of California even in Sacramento a long time to go home because we -- people California.
I think what Reagan did was create the party of the American people which is what we're trying to do -- American solutions.
-- what happened over the last eight years as Republicans became the right wing of the party of big government and elites.
And hopefully what you saw the vote in the house this week and I hope we'll see it next -- in the -- -- the re emergence.
Of a party that represents the American people it doesn't represented big government -- -- but the biggest success that we've had these didn't think Gingrich revolution in 94.
You don't put out -- power forty years it was based on ideas.
You know DO -- I interviewed you a lot during that time you pull out of your pocket a list of ten things that that you said you would do.
If elected if you elect Republicans Reagan was built on ideas -- strong national defense cutting taxes.
And it worked that's exactly right he had three major golf.
And that his -- became his legacy he did cut taxes.
He did defeat the Soviet Union and he did revive the American spirit he really did and I like the fact that you're saying that we don't have to wait forty years.
-- all -- Obama mania all the free distribution fuel.
The last two weeks.
And you look at me the minute you point out eleven days and you look at -- president states -- attacks making a profit.
Which every small business America knows makes no sense of some masters finally the president you can't we distribute wealth.
If somebody -- in creating because there won't be any wealth.
And then over the vice president arrogantly saying let's show business leaders and -- not not less so congressman jail plus -- senators -- although they are guilty.
Of getting us in this mess fully as much as anybody in the business community.
What do what do we also need to learn about the Reagan spirit.
Because Reagan got a smile Brady who was happy everybody -- -- its enemies love them.
Right you know privately used to talk about you know meetings Tip O'Neill this after six -- -- -- -- friends now.
-- happened with -- that obvious I think most Americans I think that's missing today right in the regular had a message of growth hope and optimism for the country.
People believed him and he believed in America.
A -- -- over the years you've been viewed as a controversial figure.
Look at occasionally occasionally.
But you know -- if I'd known you for all these years you've fellow Democrats you try and reach across our.
But a lot of times and -- when we -- whatever Republicans do they pay a price for it.
In other words sent them that they did doesn't seem to be that reciprocity on the other -- that I wanted to it's.
Carter and I did think that things have done you know senator George Mitchell my co chaired the commission on UN reform.
A senator Bob Kerrey and I co chaired a commission on alzheimer's.
And I do think you can reach across the -- if you keep your principles but.
Part of what Reagan had that is the new issue in the movie in a way you can't write about me like watching a great athlete or -- great ballerina.
The very physical grace the very way he walked.
What -- -- I think the favorite single thing you -- us -- with medical she took pictures.
While it on Iraq I don't actually take pictures all I think she took a picture on the ranch.
The shower head.
Is the liberty bell.
And I just think about Reagan that's essentially humor -- that we can see him getting into the shower and here's the liberty bell.
As a shower head and it's you know since he always.
I think enjoyed life.
Well the -- of -- how can people get all of this candidate Gingrich productions that come and there is information.
And talent combined than a lot of mentally -- speaker Fox News contributor for the shot -- -- and no TV producer.
Today doesn't know what if what she does it on film that again which production and -- lacking all right next time we'll bring it back and find out we know what how what he's like a home.
Which is what America really.
I don't -- back on the show for a long.
-- all right guys -- -- Willis and finally tonight it's time.
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