Except that he wouldn't last 5 minutes in today's Republican party. He'd be so hammered in the primaries for his more liberal legislation that he'd be run out of the party on a rail. Seriously, a governor from CALIFORNIA being a major power in the modern republican party? That's a laughing milk out your nose kind of statement right there. A lot of "Reagan Republicans" have been run off by party extremists lately. The GOP has a serious identity problem that only seems to get worse every year. Eventually it will reach a point where they accept becoming marginalized or they reinvent themselves as a more mainstream voice of the public.