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Old 10-16-2012, 06:04 PM   #16
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Default Re: Overrated presidents and underrated presidents.

Originally Posted by Sarcastic
Right, but in another thread you stated that you sided with Republicans due to being a fiscal conservative. Nixon's policies are the main reason for the rampant inflation and high unemployment in the late 70s and early 80s. In order to get reelected, he ramped up government spending to keep inflation down. That's where the whole "We're all Keynesians now" line comes from.

I don't have to agree with all his policies. I will admit that he was a liberal spender.
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