The Resurgence of Conservatism

The Resurgence of Conservatism - Reagan…championing the...

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The Resurgence of Conservatism The average American was older and more likely to live in the  south or West…. . The “New Right” emerged out of the countercultural protests of  the 1960’s and esp. Roe v. Wade (1973). It was led by evangelical  Christians- The Moral Majority and Jerry Falwell… The Election of 1980 Republicans go with former actor and governor of CA- the 69  year old Ronald 
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Unformatted text preview: Reagan…championing the “Common man” against big government, he sought capitalism without…. The Dems…An ABC candidate…Sen. Edward Kennedy fought Carter, but the President Eventually won the nomination The results- 489-49- Reagan won big! On his Inauguration Day, the hostages were released in Iran after 444 days of captivity…...
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course AMH 2010 taught by Professor Pietrzak during the Spring '11 term at Broward College.

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