There were rumors floating around that Reagan did not what George HW Bush as VP. Some people consider HW Bush as Reagan's biggest mistake. Those rumor proved to be true. In fact Reagan wanted the honorable Gerald Ford to be the VP.
The Bush family has a long history of corruption. W's grandfather Prescott Bush helped to finance Hitler and the Nazis and I suspect that George H.W. Bush the former director of the CIA had John Lennon killed and was behind the attempt to assassinate Ronald Reagan.
Related: Why Ron Reagan Jr thinks George W Bush is a fucking asshole.
Bush–Hinckley family connection
Hinckley’s father was a financial supporter of George H. W. Bush's 1980 presidential primary campaign. Hinckley’s older brother, Scott, had a dinner date scheduled at the home of the Vice President's son Neil Bush the day after the Reagan assassination attempt. Neil's wife, Sharon, indicated in a newspaper interview the day after the shooting that Scott was coming to their house as a date of a girlfriend of hers, and that she did not know "the brother [John]" but understood "that he was the renegade brother in the family." Sharon described the Hinckleys as "a very nice family" and that they had "given a lot of money to the Bush campaign."
Read the articles below and connect the dots.