200 Block of East 3rd Street, Chester. An Evening Bulletin photographer with the assignment “Reaganomics” takes this photo in 1982. After assuming office in 1980, President Reagan establishes a policy of tax cuts, regulatory reform, increased military spending, and reduced spending on social programs. Some economists criticize “supply side economics” as the disparity widens between the upper and lower classes. Temple University Libraries, Urban Archives, Philadelphia, PA
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