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Illinois Citizens for Reagan was a committee formed in 1976 by former Congressman Phil Crane to assist Ronald Reagan in becoming elected President by providing support to delegates loyal to Reagan in the Republican primary.
Ronald Reagan was the 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989. Reagan himself lived in various towns in northern Illinois and graduated from Eureka College in Eureka, Illinois in 1932.