Reagan's Presidency

"With god we'll solve the problem"

''An American Revolution for hope and opportunity" -Ronald Reagan

President Reagan wanted a 30% tax cut for the first 3 years of his presidency. He believed undue tax burden , excessive government regulation, and massive social spending programs harmed growth, but congress would only cut 25%

Election of 1980

President Carter's inability we recover the hostages from Iran made him look weak. Ronald Reagan took advantage of Carter's difficulties and won the election of 1980. There is Rumors that Reagan Negotiated with the Iranians to not release hostages before the election. On January 21,1981 hours after Ronald Reagan delivered his inaugural address, the hostages were released after 444 days.