“…I did not see symptoms of dementia or anything like that while he was in office… I wasn’t thinking ‘Gee, I’m seeing signs of Alzheimer’s here.'”
In the liberal commentator’s new book, he says it’s fact that the his father had Alheizmer’s while still in office and vividly describes seeing signs of “something beyond mellowing” affecting President Reagan as early as three years into his first term: “My heart sank as he floundered his way through his responses. He looked tired and bewildered,” Ron Reagan writes.
Given this passage from his new book, it’s safe to say Ron Reagan was being somewhat dishonest in this interview.