Events of May 27 in THE REAGAN YEARS:

1982:  J. Peter Grace, head of Reagan's Private Sector Survey on Cost Control, commonly called "The Grace Commission", describes Food Stamps as "basically a Puerto Rican program." Demands for him to step down are soon forthcoming.
1987:  Felix Rodriguez of the CIA, in testimony to the congressional Iran- Contra committee, quotes Oliver North as saying, "These people want me, but they cannot touch me because the old man loves my ass."