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Old 12-25-2016, 06:11 PM
 
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yep..a gift from Reagan
Less you forgot, congress was controlled by the Democrats, so they had an equal or greater hand in this legislation.
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Old 12-25-2016, 09:24 PM
 
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Less you forgot, congress was controlled by the Democrats, so they had an equal or greater hand in this legislation.
Lest you forget The Democrats controlled the House for all 8 years of Reagan's presidency. The Republicans controlled the Senate for the first 6 years, but lost the Senate for the final 2 years.
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Old 12-26-2016, 06:22 PM
 
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I should have been more clear in my response. Tip O'Neil was no closet republican and the bill would never have become law without his and the democrat majority support.
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