Unformatted text preview: caught in tedious jobs. He then implemented the Economic Tax Act which reduced taxes by twenty five percent. This increased industry. It also brought more jobs for the wealthy blue collar workers. It allowed many jobs to be sent to other countries like Mexico. His increased spending for the military was mostly for expensive nuclear weapons increased the national deficit to $400 billion. This was the greatest deficit yet....
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- Spring '11
- Cold War, great national deficit