seeing as how Reagan raised taxes 11 times, your point just went to shyte.<quoted text>
Actually, it was doing just fine under Reagan after Carter's recession and again under Bush after 9/11 all the way up until the housing bubble popped.
The Cold War, 9/11 and the housing market crisis weren't part of Supply-Side economics.
They were just realities that had to be dealt with.
Sure wish you guys could get that through your heads.
and i think that's how Bush got a surplus to spend down. you know, when Bill raised taxes on the rich.
talk about not getting it.