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Journalist Lou Cannon talks about the original movie star-turned-California governor: Ronald Reagan. His new book describes Reagan’s journey from actor to politician to conservative icon.
- Lou Cannon Author, "Governor Reagan: His Rise to Power" (Public Affairs). He is also author of four other books on Reagan, and was a White House correspondent during the Reagan administration.
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