Anecdotal Observations On History & Politics
Entries in 1980 (3)
This should be required viewing for any republican considering a run for the GOP nomination in 2012. The text of this speech could be delivered today almost verbatim and the message would be equally effective... Text of the speech is available here.
Tax debate flashback: Reagan vs. Bush during the 1980 Primaries. Reagan: "Government does not tax to get the money it needs, government always needs the money it gets." Around 7:40: