Ronald Reagan was the 40th President of the United States. He was both beloved and despised.
Consider the following question: Is Reagan overrated or underrated as a president?
Choose three topics from the list below to make your case whether Reagan is overrated or underrated:
- Economic policies
- Principles of the New Right
- Iran Contra affair
- Ending the Cold War
- Cutting the size of the government
- Attempted assassination
- Hostages coming home
- Supply-side economics
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper using three topics to support your opinion that Reagan was either overrated or underrated. Use two additional sources other than your textbook. Primary sources are available through the University Library and the Archives of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library (http://www.reagan.utexas.edu/).
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.