George Will Quote
As quoted in: Lou Cannon, President Reagan: The Role of a Lifetime (1991)
Born: May 4, 1941 (age 76)
Occupation: Journalist, columnist, author
Bio: George Frederick Will is an American newspaper columnist, journalist, and author. He is a Pulitzer Prize-winner best known for his conservative commentary on politics. In 1986, the Wall Street Journal called him perhaps the most powerful journalist in America, in a league with Walter Lippmann.
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