Pros And Cons Of President Ronald Reagan's National Debt

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President Ronald Reagan increased military spending, stated tax cuts and created payouts to justify deregulation, all this created a huge national debt for the American population. President George H.W. Bush had inherited a host of problems from the Reagan Administration. The national debt that was created due to the Reagan administration did not leave President H.W. Bush with any benefit for the years as president of the United States. S&L (Savings and Loans) programs had stolen from the American people, the companies had used investment techniques to invest money that the American people had issued to an S&L program. These investments would sometimes turn out to be good for the companies and sometimes it would turn out to be a bad investment.
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