Nixon's Domestic Policy Q & A

Read pages 699 – 700  (History Alive) and answer questions on your own notebook paper:

1) Define New Federalism

2) Define Revenue Sharing

3) Identify specific programs proposed by Nixon to Congress

4) Describe the economy during Nixon’s presidency?  What is Stagflation?

5) How did Nixon attempt to fix the economy? List specific programs and whether or not they worked.

6) Identify whether each program seems to be liberal or conservative

7) Determine whether or not Nixon’s collective (all programs together) programs were liberal in nature, conservative in nature, or both/in-between (moderate)

8) Why do you think Nixon took the path he did with respect to these domestic programs?

9) Would you say Nixon was successful or not?  Why?