Letters: Sep. 17, 1984

To the Editors:

Ronald Reagan will win a second term because he has a positive view of the U.S. [NATION, Aug. 27] and Walter Mondale has a negative perspective. Mondale sees a nation that needs a handout, Reagan a country that is strong and building itself even stronger economically, militarily and morally.

Ralph Craig Amherst, Mass.

Reagan has given us middle-income Americans what we so desperately needed, a stable economy and renewed pride in our country.

Linda Gateley Jacksonville, Texas

It does not really matter whether Reagan spends six or 16 hours a day at...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!