His presidency and the decades that followed are left out of the film, aside from one subtle dig.
By electing Barack Obama, Americans have showed that you can win the presidency without appearing dumb.
The Age of Reagan only really began seven months into his presidency, when he fired the air traffic controllers.
1590s, "office of a president," from Medieval Latin praesidentia "office of a president" (mid-13c.), from Latin praesidentem (nominative praesidens) "president, governor" (see president). Earlier in same sense was presidentship (1520s). Meaning "a president's term in office" is from 1610s.