Unformatted text preview: • ²irst female justice was Sarah Day O'Connor ◦ Reagan's most important piece of legislation was supply-side economics • By cutting taxes for the rich and the middle class, the money trickled down ◦ to the lower classes A trade imbalance grew, the de±cit grew, and there was a larger split between ◦ the rich and poor The primary goal of the China Card was to force the USSR become closer with • the U.S. and helped ease the Cold War tensions Nixon went soft on Civil Rights issues to gain support from the south • Bull Weevels were this who left the Democratic party and tended to vote for ◦ the Republicans on the issue of Civil Rights Moscow boycotted the Los Angeles Olympics of 1984 • The Pentagon Papers came out in 1970/71 • Chapter 39- May 9, 2011 A.P. U.S. History May 9, 2011 14:14...
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