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The Presidents | 3 Accomplishments/goals | Impact on other countries | Additional comments | Ronald Reagan 1981-1989 | 1. Instituted the strategic Defense initiative in 1983 2. Provided a peaceful end to the cold war 3. Declared the war on drugs | President Reagan negotiated a treaty that ultimately would eliminate intermediate-range nuclear missiles. Reagan declared war against international terrorism, sending American bombers against Libya after evidence came out that Libya was involved in an attack on American soldiers in a West Berlin nightclub | Ronald Reagan was the oldest president of the united states. He was 77 years old when he left the office in 1989. He died on June 5, 2004, due to pneumonia. The life of Ronald Reagan has taught us a wonderful lesson that if you strive honestly in life, then success is guaranteed. Due to his strong path breaking political views, the world remembers him by the name 'The Gipper' and 'The Great Communicator' | George Bush Sr.1989-1993 | 1. Appointed the first black supreme court justice 2. Initiated the American with disabilities act of 1980 3. Reauthorized the clean air act | In areas of foreign policy, President Bush sent American troops into Panama to overthrow the corrupt regime of General Manuel Noriega, who was threatening the security of the canal and the Americans living there. Noriega was brought to the United States for trial as a drug trafficker. | A famous quote of George H.W. Bush was…“Our nation is the enduring dream of every immigrant who ever set foot on these shores, and the millions still struggling to be free. This nation, this idea called America, was and always will be a new world — our new world.” | William Clinton1993-2001 | 1. Influential in NAFTA (North American Free trade Agreement 2. Responsible for the longest period of economic expansion that resulted in a surplus of…...

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