Michael Reagan

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Michael Reagan is the eldest son of President Ronald Reagan. He is co-chairman with Mary Beth Brown of the National Committee for Faith and Family.[1] He is also a radio host and columnist


Reagan's radio show, formerly syndicated by Radio America, now appears on American Family Radio, a group of more than 100 stations owned and/or operated by the American Family Association.[2]

"Prior to launching the national program, Michael set world records in power-boat racing. His racing raised more than $1.5 million for charities like the United States Olympic Team, Cystic Fibrosis and Juvenile Diabetes Foundations and the Statue of Liberty Restoration Fund. His efforts were recognized when he became a recipient of the 'Victor Award' for outstanding sports and humanitarian achievement. ...

Reagan "also serves on the board for The John Douglas French Alzheimer's Foundation and has authored many successful books including his best-selling autobiography, On the Outside Looking In, and The Common Sense of An Uncommon Man: The Wit, Wisdom and Eternal Optimism of Ronald Reagan. His latest book Twice Adopted is based on his personal story."[3]

Reagan's weekly column appears in such conservative outlets as NewsMax.com and the Washington Examiner.


Michael Reagan issued a death threat against Mark Dice and political activists during the second hour on his radio show on June 10th, 2008. He offered financing the murder of anyone who would send DVDs to American troops fighting in wars overseas.

“We ought to find the people who are doing this, take them out and shoot them. Really. You take them out, they are traitors to this country, and shoot them. You have a problem with that? Deal with it. You shoot them. You call them traitors, that’s what they are, and you shoot them dead. I’ll pay for the bullets.” - Michael Reagan[4]

This death threat is a felony according to California state law, and is punishable by one year in prison. Currently, legal and civil proceedings are being processed against Michael Reagan.

Resources and articles


  1. Profile: Michael Reagan, Chairman, FaithandFamilyOnline.org.
  2. "Reagan Talk Show Joins American Family Radio," Newsmax.com, December 19, 2008.
  3. Profile: Michael Reagan, Chairman, FaithandFamilyOnline.org.
  4. Michael Reagan advocates the mass murder of 9/11 truthers, reagandeaththreat.com.

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