your feeling is well founded.
Why Ronald Reagan Would Not Lead Today’s GOP
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee: “Ronald Reagan would have a very difficult, if not impossible time being nominated in this atmosphere of the Republican Party.”
Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA): Reagan “would never be elected today in my opinion.”Reagan, when you look at the historical record of his presidency, has less and less in common with today's GOP, and it's a good bet that his popularity will suffer because of it.Former Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-NE): “Reagan wouldn't identify with this party.