Friday, February 18, 2011

REAL Brooklyn Reform - A History Lesson

Ronald Reagan's friendship with then-Brooklyn GOP Chair George Clark made history.

In his centennial year, everyone is talking about the legacy of Ronald Reagan. But how many people knew what role the Brooklyn GOP had in partnering with him in his march towards the Presidency?

I had some idea from talking to my good friend Phyllis Carbo and seeing her collection of photos and Reagan mementos, but it wasn't until I read about it on, the official website of the Kings County Republican Committee that I understood the significance and magnitude of the events of that time.

Check it out here.


  1. This may have been the best article, you have done Gene.

    Well done.

  2. Wish I could take credit for it. But thanks!