Heritage Foundation: 2013 Index of Economic Freedom

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    Country Rankings: World & Global Economy Rankings on Economic Freedom

    Why Does Economic Freedom Matter?

    Economic freedom is a crucial component of liberty. It empowers people to work, produce, consume, own, trade, and invest according to their personal choices.

    – from The Heritage Foundation's Understanding America series – explores the framework America's Founders established for an economically free nation, and what economic freedom means for the United States and the rest of the world.

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    9 of 10 have government "socialist" health care. Guess which one doesn't?
     
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    Guess which one has the world's #1 economy?
     
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    I thought ObamaCare was passed?
     
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    Notice that the USA is #10 on the list. Before Obama it was #6.
     
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    Imagine if Republicans actually worked with him instead of ruining the economy so they could bring him down. It didn't work, they ruined the economy for nothing.
     
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    Wait, what?

    rdean is pimping libertarianism?

    Did the sun rise in the west this morning?
     
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    Working with Obama would mean the deficit would be even bigger and the economy would be even worse. You don't improve the economy by spending like there's no tomorrow.
     
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    Revising history so soon?
     
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    I've imagined that. Had nightmares actually. If and and when the statist, authoritarian Republicans begin openly cooperating with the statist, authoritarian Democrats, we are all truly fucked.

    (which is not to deny they aren't already "on the same team")
     
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    Correction:

    OBAMACONOMY!!!!

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    :woohoo: . :woohoo: . :woohoo: . :woohoo: . :woohoo: . :woohoo: . :woohoo:
     

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