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Presidents unit

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    Jimmy Carter's Term

    V.P was Walter Mondale
  • Panama Canal Treaty

    Carter signed a treaty that would give control to the people in Panama by the year 2000
  • Peace Accord

    A peace accord signed by Menachem of isreal and Anwar Sadat of egypt. There were 2 camp david agreements. first was self governing authority in West Bank and Gaza strip. This recognized legitimate rights of Palestinian people. Also an agreement to withdraw Isreal soldiers from both areas.

    A treaty between USA and Soviet Union talking about arament control (arms race). They talked about limiting the amount of nuclear power they had. This includes thermonuclear war head, or vechiles with missle launchers.
  • Reganomics

    Tax breaks from rich people that are givin to the poorer by the government would benefit them better . It would also improve the economy as a whole.
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    Ronald Reagan's Term

    VP was George H. Bush
  • PATCO Strike

    13,000 members of the Professioonal Air Traffic Controllers Organization walked off the job because they wanted higher wages, shorter work week, and better retiriement benefits. Reagan said return to work in 48 hours or be terminated
  • Stratigic Defense Initiative

    Proposed by Regan, used lasers to dectec and destroy incoming missles, mainly nuclear, from any where. Lasers would be in space
  • Invasion of Grenada

    a military group revolutionized there own government in Grenada. USA established there military force upon them so they can defeat the Grenadian resistance.
  • 1986 Bombing of Libya

    The USA air force ,navy, and marines bombed Libya because of 1986 Berlin discotheque bombing. The bombing of discotheque was a bomb underneath a Dj's table and it killed 3 people and hurt many others that included 79 american service men.
  • Iran Contra Affair

    Was a political scandal in USA. This happened when Reagan was in office. The officials secretly solded arms to Iran. People thought this would let the hostages be released. They did free the hostages because Iran probably thought Reagan was going to send a bunch of soldiers to bomb them.
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    George H. W. Bush

    VP was Dan Quayle
  • Gulf War

    code named Operation Desert Storm. It was a war waged by coallition of 34 nations led by USA against Iraq because of Iraq's invasion and anexxation of Kuwait.
  • Americans with disabilities Act

    Signed into effectivness by George H. W. Bush. This act prevents discrimination of people with disabilities. The original intent of this law is to make it a civil rights law.
  • Clean Air Act

    This supported other clean air acts in the past. Main goal of this act is to clean air: reducing urban smog, curbing acid rain, and eliminating industrial emissions of toxic chemicals.
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    Bill Clinton's Term

    VP was Al Gore

    Agreement signed by governments of Canada, Mexico, and USA.. This was made to eliminate barriers of trade between these 3 countries.
  • E.O 13099

    Prohibiting Transactions With Terrorists Who Threaten To Disrupt the Middle East Peace Process
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    George W. Bush's Term

    VP was Dick Cheney
  • War on Terror

    This phrase was first used by George W Bush. USA tried stopping militant islamist and Al Queda. And any ties to them.
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    Barack H. Obama's Term

    VP is Joe Biden
  • Obama's Stimulus Program

    Saved and made 3.3 million jobs for american citizans.
  • New Start Arms with Russia

    Is a Nuclear arm reduction treaty. Between USA and Russia.strategic nuclear missile launchers will be reduced by half
  • Dont Ask Dont Tell Act Repeal

    Stopped from preventing openly gay and lesbian people from serving in the United States Armed Forces.
  • 2011 Libya Military Intervention

    Many coalittions bombed libya until they found Muammar Gaddafi. He was later captured and killed by his own people. Soon after the whole war settled down once he was out of power.
  • OBL Assassination

    Operation Neptune Spear was ordered by Barack Obama. He ordered a Navy Seal team lead by CIA to infiltrate the living quarters of Osama Bin Ladin and assasinated him.
  • Budget Control Act

    The Act brought conclusion to the 2011 United States debt-ceiling crisis. which was a finacial crisis. About increasing debt ceiling. This means the money borrowed by the federal government of the United States at any one time through the issue of securities by the Treasury and other federal government agencies
  • End of War in Iraq

    Obama announced that usa trainers and soldiers would leave iraq by the end of the year
  • NAtional Energy Policy

    included conservation, price control, and new technology.

    Signed into law by George W Bush. It was made to unite american and strengthen it in the fight against terror.