The Conservative Resurgence, 1980-Present

The Conservative Resurgence, 1980-Present - The...

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The Conservative Resurgence, 1980-Present Rise of Conservatism The Reagan Revolution Supply-Side Economics (“Reaganomics”)- reduced taxes would increase private ventures increasing jobs More money in the hands of higher income earners Foreign Policy during the Reagan Years Aid to anticommunist forces in Latin America Improved US-Soviet relations- end of costly arms race Tiananmen Square- student demonstrations for political freedom in Beijing Eastern Europe Communism fell from one country to the next End of the Cold War START I- reduced the # of nuclear warheads START II- reduced it to 3,000 Persian Gulf War- Desert Storm Clinton’s second term
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