How George H.W. Bush Killed the Republican Party

read my lips how george hw bush broke the republican party

We all remember the quote from President George H.W. Bush… “Read my lips. NO NEW TAXES.” Only to shortly thereafter find a way to raise taxes. Albeit faced with a recession, the President broke an open lipped promise that ultimately, dealt a major blow to the Republican party. Now we have Donald Trump as President. What a change from the norm right?

How long was Bush President?

George Herbert Walker Bush was the 41st President of the United States from 1988-1992. A period of four years. While he was president, grunge music became popular and the excess of the 80’s became unpopular.

Here is a quick video from the Vox YouTube Channel that talks about how he “broke” the Party.

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