What was Reagan's GREATEST accomplishment?
1.He TRIPLED the national debt from $1 Trillion to $3 Trillion? 2. He gave amnesty to 3 million illegals? 3.He raised taxes on the middle class 11 times....... while he cut taxes on the rich more than half? 4. Sold weapons to Iran after negotiating with terrorists holding our hostages 5.Cut and Run when the US Marines were attacked in Lebanon. 6.Funded the Mujahadeen in Afgahnistan which gave rise to the Taliban and a safe haven for Al Quaida .
Asked By: Google350ppmCO2 - 5/16/2011
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He stayed awake during his last staff meeting... More
Answered By: BRT - 5/16/2011
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Bedtime for Bonzo bro..
Answered By: J.Spicoli - 5/16/2011
Helping to end the Cold War through the use of diplomacy.
Answered By: Chewy Ivan 2 - 5/16/2011
His greatest accomplishment was obviously the end of the Cold War, which allowed Clinton to claim a "peace dividend".
Answered By: Horse Head - 5/16/2011
Reagan is the most over-rated dud in American presidential history and once his flaks are deceased, so too his reputation....BUT....I will give him full credit for his coming to his senses near the end of his term, when he proposed complete nuclear disarmament... More
Answered By: Lance - 5/16/2011
apparently he was a pretty decent actor....
Answered By: simple logic - 5/16/2011
Ok, granted, but he could deliver some real ZINGERS!!!
Answered By: Grace Slick - 5/16/2011
you forgot opening up the cocaine market to the west coast, gotta love the "gipper", he and Ollie North made a wonderful pair, with DADDY bush in the background knowing all that was going down.
Answered By: Ed - 5/16/2011
7. He survived all of the above and managed to keep his mythos intact instead of being thrown into a federal prison for his crimes! And don't forget how he gutted the FAA and the Air Controllers union. We're still paying for that one!
Answered By: Floyd G - 5/16/2011
Greatest economic boom ever http://www.nytimes.com/1990/01/17/opinion/the-reagan-boom-greatest-ever.html?src=pm or Bringing the Cold War to an end http://www.slate.com/id/2102081/ or Stopping the ozone http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montreal_Protocol Take your pick or there are many many others to consider.
Answered By: Redsox Fanatic - 5/16/2011
His statement made during his inauguration speech entitled IN YOUR FACE LIBERALS...... "the best social program is a JOB"
Answered By: Lkn4trouble - 5/16/2011
He won the Cold War without firing a single shot. Silly liberal.
Answered By: DaffyDilly - 5/16/2011
I LUV REAGAE MUSIC!
Answered By: Jon Doing your mom - 5/16/2011
7. His policies set the stage for killing nuns in Latin America. or 8. He left office.
Answered By: PAULH - 5/16/2011
He forced the Soviet Union going bankrupted. He stand up government employees union thugs. He improved the morale of our armed forces. He brought the Viennese School of Economics Policies. He lowered the highest federal income tax rate to 28%. He fought inflation. DTG
Answered By: David_the_Great - 5/16/2011
He saved my job so I could finish my 30 years and retire with a decent pensoin.
Answered By: Sir C - 5/16/2011
as you've pointed out, he's pretty much the root cause for a lot of the problems we face today, and yet he's heralded by the right as one of the greatest presidents ever. I'd say his greatest accomplishment is creating a climate where your "legend" eclipses your actual achievements (or lack thereof).
Answered By: Malcolm Tucker - 5/16/2011
I thought it was above all else; this: He could pretend to be awake, while totally asleep.
Answered By: Back to Skydancer. - 5/16/2011
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