I voted for him and regret it to this day. He was a fiscial socialist at the end. He was not the only one, but he just spent money like Bernanke prints it. As for social issues, he did 0 for his base. He said Islam was a peaceful religion which is BS, just to get the World to like us and it backfired.
Bush 1 was ok and should have been re-elected as the econ. was moving up 2 months before the 2nd election. Clinton and the GOP Reps took the praise. George 2 was for Kennedy-Busg 'no-child left behind',,, biggest failure ever and part D of welfare pills. D-