Rendezvous with Destiny: Reagan’s journey from GE to the White House

On the anniversary of Ronald Reagan's historic “A Time for Choosing” speech,GE presents a short documentary that tells the story of how Reagan’s time at GElaid the groundwork for his political career—and how he rose from GE brand ambassador to the 40th President of the United States. The film combines rare archival images with personal recollections of those who worked alongside President Reagan, from Tom Brokaw of NBC News to advisor Edwin Meese and Reagan biographerLou Cannon. MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough provides the narration.

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