The View From The Middle: Reagan Would Not Be In Obama's Mess

Posted: March 30, 2014 at 5 a.m.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Clay Carson President Ronald Reagan holds a sign in Little Rock in 1988 as he campaigned for Vice President George Bush.

In the wake of the crisis in Ukraine, I have constantly heard the question, "What would Ronald Reagan do now?" asked by news people. The point that these questioners are trying to make is that, given the circumstances as they exist today in Ukraine, former President Reagan would not be able to do anything differently.

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