Make America Great Again: Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump

  • Iwan MorganEmail author
Part of the The Evolving American Presidency book series (EAP)


This chapter will show how Reagan’s prior experience in government and cogent ideological convictions enabled him to make more rapid progress in his first year than the inexperienced and un-ideological Trump in setting the core agenda of his administration, appointing key personnel to deliver his vision and winning the big political battles over his taxation and spending programmes.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of the AmericasUniversity College LondonLondonUK

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