Ronald Reagan

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Ronald Reagan

  1. 1. Ronald Reagan 40 th President Republican 1980-1988 Government is not the solution to the problem, Government is the problem!
  2. 2. The actor?- <ul><li>Lifeguard </li></ul><ul><li>Actor- Win one for the Gipper ! </li></ul><ul><li>Screen Actors Guild President </li></ul><ul><li>Goldwater speech </li></ul><ul><li>Governor </li></ul>
  3. 3. Results
  4. 4. Domestic agenda <ul><li>Reaganomics </li></ul><ul><li>“ In 1980, when the top income tax rate was 70%, the richest 1% paid only 19% of all income taxes. Now, with a top rate of 35%, they pay 50%.” </li></ul>
  5. 5. Does it work?
  6. 6. Shot by John Hinckley, Jr.
  7. 7. 3 months earlier Mark David Chapman
  8. 8. Air traffic strike
  9. 9. Women rights <ul><li>Sandra Day O’Connor Sally Ride Geraldine Ferraro </li></ul>
  10. 10. 1984 election
  11. 11. FP- Evil Empire! <ul><li>Return to the Cold War </li></ul>
  12. 12. New leader-Gorbachev <ul><li>Glasnost </li></ul><ul><li>Perestroika </li></ul>
  13. 13. Star Wars <ul><li>Strategic Defense Initiative </li></ul>
  14. 14. End of Cold War? <ul><li>Reagan in Berlin! </li></ul>
  15. 15. Other attacks <ul><li>Libya </li></ul><ul><li>Grenada </li></ul>
  16. 16. Space Shuttle Challenger
  17. 17. Scandal! <ul><li>Iran-Contra Affair </li></ul>Sandinistas vs. the Contras
  18. 18. Teflon President
  19. 19. Ranking? 35 minutes in

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