By Ron Meyer, Young America’s Foundation
“Socialism only works in two places: Heaven where they don’t
need it and hell where they already have it.” – President Ronald
Bloomberg Insider has released one of the most asinine
magazine covers and cover stories I’ve ever seen. Their cover calls President Ronald Reagan a “socialist,” agreeing with President
Obama’s assessment that President Reagan was a “wild-eyed
socialist, tax-hiking, class warrior.” (Here’s my
article refuting those remarks)
Bloomberg is equally desperate
for readers as they are for facts.
Only one president in the last 100 years who is arguable more
conservative than Ronald Reagan is Calvin Coolidge–who cut taxes
from more than 70 percent to 25 percent and slashed government
Still, questioning President Reagan’s conservative credentials
is almost comedic.
The Left and the media demonized President Reagan as “radical”
and “dangerous” while he was in office. Now, in this article,
President Reagan is a “reluctant warrior” with “willingness to
compromise”–implying that President Reagan would not fit in today’s
The Bloomberg article implies that President Reagan was
a tax-hiker and believed in wealth redistribution.
Does this guy sound like a socialist to you?
President Reagan cut domestic spending, cut taxes, and
destroyed communism (socialism’s older
brother). Calling President Reagan a socialist is
like calling Donald Trump “humble” or calling President Obama a
“fiscal conservative”–it’s just not true.
Ron Meyer–age 22–is the spokesman for Young
America’s Foundation, which has saved and preserved the Reagan
Ranch since 1998. He’s a frequent guest on Fox News and the Sean
Hannity Radio Show. Email him at