August 28, 2012
Ed Meese explains the parallels between 1980 and 2012 on Your World With Cavuto.
Thirty-two years ago, before the 1980 Republican National Convention, polls showed Ronald Reagan running at least five points behind incumbent president Jimmy Carter. Just a few months later, Reagan won a landslide victory.
Heritage Foundation scholar and former Reagan adviser Ed Meese told Fox News’ Neil Cavuto yesterday that during the convention, Reagan focused on the importance of unifying conservatives.
Watch the whole interview for Meese’s take on the parallels between 1980 and 2012.