What President Reagan Had to Say About Mormons

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President Reagan
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This article was originally written by Danielle B. Wagner for LDS Living. The following is an excerpt.

With the passing of former first lady Nancy Reagan, the nation has been remembering this wonderful woman. Among the many sweet notes and memories posted to social media, Marie Osmond posted this picture of meeting the Reagans at President Reagan’s inauguration.

But Marie isn’t the only Mormon who had a good relationship with the Reagans.

President Ronald Reagan held Latter-day Saints in very high regard. In fact, he was the U.S. president with the best relationship with the Mormons and surrounded himself with Latter-day Saints in his administration.

“President Reagan knew and loved the Latter-day Saints and held the Church in highest regard,” remarked former LDS Reagan aide Stephen M. Studdert.

Read the full article at LDSliving.com.

Kylie is a writer at LDS.net and graduate of BYU with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She grew up in a Chicago suburb where she gained a passion for the Chicago Cubs. She enjoys writing and live event video production.