Ronald Reagan commit high treason & break the law during the Iran-Contra Affair.

Posted by: discomfiting

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62% 5 votes
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SweetTea says2014-06-02T03:22:53.5286331-05:00
I don't think Reagan did, personally. But I do think high treason was committed by members of his administration. The question remains: Did Reagan know it? Or did he delegate too much authority to too many?
SweetTea says2014-06-02T03:36:24.9727099-05:00
FYI ...
discomfiting says2014-06-02T14:04:13.7686227-05:00
He is ultimately responsible for the actions of his administration whether you believe he personally know or was involved. T
SweetTea says2014-06-03T03:11:40.8705652-05:00
Discomfiting ... Absolutely! But the poll doesn't ask about the administration, or define specifics. Personally, I think the buck stops with the President. In investigations, things don't always evolve that way. I think Reagan probably, due to age, delegated too much. He may have even made a remark that got the idea rolling(as when Congress wouldn't back funding to rebels). But the Iran-Contra investigation, by a bi-partisan committee, found Reagan personally free of wrong-doing. The guilt was placed on others, within his administration. That might have been convenient, or factual. Who knows?

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