economists believed that it was necessary (wether it was or not is up in the air). Congress passed them into law, and the President heeded the advice of his advisors and signed them into law. A president can not legally propose legislation. He can sort of convince a congressman to start a bill, however.
It is not Bush Sr.
41st president= George Herbert Walker Busher
43rd= George Walker Bush
I believe that whatever doesn't kill you simply...makes you...stranger.
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