Robert W. Patterson

Robert W. Patterson is editor of The Family in America: A Journal of Public Policy.

What Would Reagan Cut?


The press is trying to paint me as trying to undo the New Deal.… I’m trying to undo the Great Society. — Ronald Reagan, in a January 1982 diary entry As Congress’s “super committee” begins its work of trimming $1.2 trillion in spending over the next decade, the pressure is on to overhaul Social Security […]

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