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when did reagan win the election
1980
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how many electoral college votes did he get
489
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what did reagan want
reduction of big government
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when did 13,000 air traffic controllers go on strike
13,000
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what economic theory was reagan influenced by
supply side
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what were the four parts of reagans economic strategy
cut federal deficit, tax reductions, deregulation and planned control of the money supply
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what did he aim to reduce the federal deficit to by 1986
wanted to reduce it from 22% GNP to 16%
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how many democrats did they have to win in the house to pass legislation
26
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when was the omnibus reconcilliation act ORA
august 1981
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when was reagans tax bill passed and what was it called
ERTA august 1981
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when was TEFRA
3rd september 1982
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when was COBRA passed
7th april 1986
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what was the most significant change in COBRA
transferred responsibility of healthcare payements from govt to employeers
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when was the tax reform act
22nd october 1986
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what was set up 1981 which had economic experts outside of govt advising the president directly
EAB
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what was the unemployment rate 1983
9.6%
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how much did inflation fall between 1980 and 1982
fell frpm 13.5% to 6.2%
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when did the stockmarket crash
1987
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what was the deficit in 1980
$59 billion
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what was the deficit in 1983
$208 billion
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how many pages did reagan cut from the federal register by 1982
23,000
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how much did reagan save in 6 months by creating a federal strike force to combat govt fraud and waste
$2 billion
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when was the bus regulatory reform act
1982
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what did the 1982 garn st germain depository institution act do
deregulate saving and loans institutions
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when where natural gas supples deregulated
1983
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what did the 1984 shipping act do
loosen regulations on US and foreign shipping
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when was the cable communications act
1984
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what did the 1988 foreign trade and competitveness act allow
president more rights in making trade treaties to benefit the USA
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When was the surface freight forwarder deregulation act
1986
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when was the competitve equality in banking act
1987
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how much had S&Ls lost by 1988
$10billion
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when did the property market crash
1989
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what did bush sign that bailed out failing organisations
FIRREA
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How mch did FIRREA cost
$150 billion
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how many textile plants closed down between 1980-1985
250
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by 1987 how many americans worked for japanese companies
3 million
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when was the food security act
23rd december 1985
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how many states were running work programmes 1987
42
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how many families were qualified for low-income housing 1985
3.5million
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by how much did reagan slash funding for low-income housing
1978 funding was 32.2billion, slashed to 9.2 billion 1988
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what did reagan raise funding for though
homelessness
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how much by
1984 funding $300 million, 1988 funding $1.6million
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what did the mckinney act 1987 set up
federal emergancy management food and shelter programme led by FEMA
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when was the family support act
1988
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how much did the average family mortage debt increase by 1980-87
30%
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how much did the rate of foreckosure change
quadrupled
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how may racial discrimination lawsuits had the reagan adminstration filed in the first six months
5
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how many lawsuits did the nixon administration file
24
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how much funding did reagan withdraw fromm bilingual education
40%
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how many small businesses did reagan claim had been set up each year 1981-82
500,000
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when was the national save the family farm coalition set up
1986
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how many farms were sold every month in 1983
500
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when was the iran-contra affair
1986
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when was the DLC formed
1984
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what did clinton promise in his 1992 campaign
a 'new covenant'
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how many viewers did the reagan-carter debate draw
80.6 million
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