Well Reagan was here to streamline government, especially that part that examines government operations. His criminal tendencies were seen very clearly in the Iran-Contra affairs.
Why not coverup hiring war criminals?
"It's always reassuring to find you've made the right enemies." -- William J. Donovan
Our country was built, in large part, on the premise that the ends justify the means.
After WWII all sides absconded with a number of German Scientists and engineers.
The United States wound up with Wernher von Braun, who helped develop the Saturn 5 Rocket .
But Von Braun wasn't reponsible for the Moon landings.
His idea was to land a Saturn 5 Rocket on the moon. An American came up with the concept of the Lunar lander.
The innovations that allowed us to land men on the moon and return them safely to Earth came from a long list of American Engineers and Scientists.
"Groups with guitars are on the way out, Mr. Epstein"
Dick Rowe, A & R man