John R. Coyne, Jr: ‘Citizen Newt: The Making of a Reagan Conservative’ book review

CITIZEN NEWT: THE MAKING OF A REAGAN CONSERVATIVE By Craig Shirley Thomas Nelson Books, $29.99, 544 pages At a time when our history books and biographies are being revised at warp speed by practitioners of identity politics and a generation of academics fearful of being accused of being politically incorrect and losing their jobs, Craig Shirley…