Both good Presidents, but Reagan > JFK
Economic Recovery Tax Act of 1981
Economic policies stimulated the economy, creating 17 million new jobs. One-fourth of the new jobs were created in 68 consecutive months.
Black unemployment was cut in half.
Emphasis on family and family values
Federal receipts grew at an average rate of 8.2% and federal outlays grew at an annual rate of 7.1%
Immigration Reform and Control Act in 1986
The inflation rate decreased to less than 4.4%. Family income rose 12%