The Reagan Myth That Democrats Reneged On Spending Cuts In 1982

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    The Facts: The historical myth that Reagan raised $1 of taxes in exchange for $3 of spending cuts - The Washington Post

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    You should use them four Pinocchios as your sig line, Spamahontas. :lmao:
     
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    I like setting the record straight.
     
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    Wow.. shocking opinion from a known liberal reporter

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    The OP link also contains supporting live links for the mentally slow...
     
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    Did the OP link provide any instance when the congress during the Reagan administration proposed any spending cuts?

    Not just reductions to the baseline, but actual cuts.

    When?

    Beuller?
     
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    Oh brother...
     
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    Reagan convinced himself of many things ... and the above may actually have happened.
     
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    Don't turds like you normally call that "revisionism?"
     
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    No, Finger Boy. Lefties aren't the ones trying to whitewash history and texbooks.
     

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