12:40 AM EDT 08/25/2014
Originally posted 06/07/2004 08:00AM
Friday has been declared a national day of mourning for President Ronald Reagan, as plans are being made for a state funeral that day. President George W. Bush is expected to speak at the ceremony, to be held at Washington, D.C.'s National Cathedral.
Originally posted 06/05/2004 06:00PM
Ronald Reagan, the optimistic, avuncular 40th President of the United States, died at his California home following a long struggle against Alzheimer’s disease. He was 93.
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