Few politicians have come to represent their era as
definitively as former president Ronald Reagan. Now, for the first time in one
remarkable audio production, this preeminent leader’s story is told in his own
unmistakable voice, through a collection of his most memorable speeches, public
addresses, and debates.
Reagan: A Tribute traces the rise of this unlikely
politician, from his early years as a successful Hollywood actor to his six
terms as president of the Screen Actors Guild. These telling clips reveal the
charm, insight, and common-sense wisdom that compelled Reagan to seek, and win,
the governorship of California in 1966—and later brought him all the way to the
This program includes highlights from rare
McCarthy-era hearings, the heated 1966 California gubernatorial race, Reagan’s
fiery acceptance of the Republican presidential nomination, a press conference
with Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, oath of office and inaugural remarks, State
of the Union addresses, and Reagan’s formal farewell to the American people.
“You don’t become president of the United
States. You are given temporary custody of an institution called the presidency…It
is a sacred trust and an honor beyond words or measure.”—Ronald Reagan Download and start listening now!