Ronald Reagan Re-electon Poster

Logan Bradshaw & Tyler Campbell

  • "Reagan announced a 53% increase in military spending over the next five years amounting to $180 billion - the greatest ever military build-up in peacetime."
  • "Although the project was little more than science fiction, the "Star Wars" project was loved by the media and helped to consolidate Reagan's position as a tough, determined "Cold Warrior".
  • Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister of Great Britain, allowed the USA to set up missile bases in Britain.