November 1st, 1984: Ronald Reagan five days before his 49 state landslide. And Jesse Jackson at MCC. And a liberal enclave.

In keeping with our Presidential visits to Rochester series, on November 1st, 1984, President Ronald Reagan spoke before 10,000 at the Community War Memorial.  Twenty four years earlier on November 1st 1960, Vice President Richard Nixon also spoke at the arena during his presidential election campaign. First, when a Frenchman was in Rochester and a … Continue reading November 1st, 1984: Ronald Reagan five days before his 49 state landslide. And Jesse Jackson at MCC. And a liberal enclave.