Why Nancy Reagan Didn’t Want Ronald to Run for a Second Term

March 7, 2016 3:20 PM

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No one knew his weaknesses better than she did, and she didn’t want to set him up for failure.

President Ronald Reagan was running for a second term, and Nancy Reagan was worried. The president’s tight little circle of White House advisers and political strategists were confident as long as Reagan’s Democratic opponent Walter Mondale harped about Star Wars or the president’s supposed indiffer...

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