In the late 1970s and early 1980s, the move away from social change and regulation towards traditional values and deregulation.
Conservative religious groups that involve themselves in the political process.
Reagan's plan to shoot down potential nuclear threats with lasers.
Also known as trickle-down economics, this is the idea that as rich people become richer their prosperity "trickles down" to the poor.
Doing away with rules, especially government rules that apply to businesses or the environment.
First female candidate for national office in the United States.
Applying tax money towards private schools.
The warm, sunny states at the bottom of the United States, especially Florida, Arizona, and California.
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