Ronald Reagan

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The 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989. He was a former B-list actor before turning to politics. Reagan is an icon among conservative people, but others deemed his policies hostile to all but the wealthy His presidency is associated with trickle-down economics (see Reaganomics), anti-labor policies and the War on Drugs. Reagan also survived an assassination attempt in 1981.

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