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President Reagan's Legacy and U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy

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Publication Date: January 2006

Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Paul Lettow

Topic: Military and defense (Military policy)

Keywords: National security; weapons; nuclear war

Type: Report


Reagan's anti-nuclearism was part and parcel of his larger vision for U.S. Cold War policy, one that he developed years before taking office as President, and one that differed from past U.S. policy. Reagan's singular anti-nuclear vision had a substantial impact of U.S. policy.