Ronald Reagan, sometimes known as Dutch or The Jelly Bean Man. He was the 40th president and was in office from 1981-1989. He was a republican and received 525 votes
He attended Eureka College in 1932 and went to a Christian Church. He was an actor and public official before going to the White House for his 4 terms.
"...with all the creative energy at our command, let us begin an era of national renewal. Let us renew our determination, our courage, and our strength. And let us renew our faith and our hope".
After acknowledging the nation's economical problem he said that the government is not the problem, we are. He promised to restore public confidence. He did not want to get rid of the government but he did want to make it work, especially with the people.
The government isn’t the problem, we are
Reagan wanted to redefine national policy to the Soviet Union. He believed the Soviet Union had the weaker economy but that the Union did not have as many limits as the United States. At the Washington Post he told reporters that the Soviets would be unable to compete and would start bargaining.
Ronald Reagan loved licorice jelly beans. He had 5 children. He was the first president to have a star on the Hollywood Walk of fame