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Forget Reagan, Let’s Bring Back Coolidge

rcopeland Wrote: Feb 21, 2013 11:43 AM
Stop looking backward and start looking forward. This is why your party is dying out. Literally.
71 911E, TX Wrote: Feb 21, 2013 1:25 PM
Those who don't remember history are doomed to repeat it. I.e.: higher taxes = less revenue.
goldilocks Wrote: Feb 21, 2013 1:10 PM

As you can see here and here, I’m a huge fan of Ronald Reagan.

But it’s not just that the Gipper had good rhetoric. He also did a decent job of restraining spending and he significantly lowered marginal tax rates.

Combined with other pro-market reforms and his stalwart willingness to rein in inflation, as well as the fact that his policies led to the collapse of the evil Soviet Empire, I don’t think it’s...