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A Wimp He Wasn’t - Newsweek
"State’s Exhibit A in the revisionist history: a little-noticed journey in December 1983. Bush was nearly three years into his first term as Ronald Reagan’s vice president. His public schedule suggested a routine visit to pay respects to Argentina’s newly elected president. But according to exclusive interviews with longtime Bush aides, he slipped away on a secret mission known to only a handful of U.S. officials—for a hair-raising confrontation with El Salvadoran military commanders."
latinamerica  chicanoism  history  bush  Reagan  newsweek  sidebar 
may 2011 by HispanicPundit
How Big a Spender Was Bush II?, Bryan Caplan | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty
Bush was second only to LBJ in spending....Reagan and Clinton hold #1 and #2 fiscally conservative record.
spending  bush  Reagan  history  caplan  sidebar 
december 2009 by HispanicPundit

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