Comment: Coolidge- like imagining a Ron Paul presidency

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Coolidge- like imagining a Ron Paul presidency

The national debt lowered from $22.3 billion in 1923 to $16.9 billion in 1929. Taxes were lowered and the Federal budget reduced from $5.1 billion in 1921 to $3.3 in 1929. there was peace and prosperity under Coolidge.Coolidge restored public confidence in the White House after the scandals of his predecessor's administration, and left office with considerable popularity. He spoke in favor of the civil rights of blacks and Catholics and made Indians citizens. Coolidge was reluctant to enter into foreign alliances.