Ronald Reagan's request to lower taxes was initially rejected by the Democrat Congress. He took his message to the people and in August 1981 the Congress passed his 25% tax rate cut and implemented that over the next three years.SouthernDemocrat;1058581138]He tripled the national debt while in office, thats not exactly "comparatively well".
The results are quite staggering as indicated by your website below in terms of revenue to the govt. That revenue growth came from job creation which according to the numbes approached 20 million new jobs created.
Here are the historical numbers http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/budget...9/pdf/hist.pdf
Now the question has to be asked, why do liberals fear the American people keeping more of their own money? Could it be that dependence on the govt. is reduced?
In light of the revenue increase that is the only reason I can think of.