White text on a blue background
COLUMBIA ADV. CO
Ronald Reagan served as the President of the United States for two terms, from 1981-1989. Previous to that, he had served as the Governor of California from 1967-1975. Prior to winning the Presidential election in 1980, he had run twice for the Republican nomination, in 1968 and 1976, unsuccessful both times. In 1980, he defeated Democratic incumbent, President Carter.