16 for '16 - The Contenders

Ronald Reagan's loss at the 1976 Republican Convention

Clip: Episode 5 | 2m 44s | Video has closed captioning.

The RNC in 1976 was contested, giving the undecided delegates the final say in the ultimate nominee. Though Reagan lost, his gracious comments after his defeat made a lasting impression.

Aired: 10/11/16

Rating: TV-14

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