America Land of the “Mostly” Free?

Posted: January 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

Along with knocking down the credit rating for the US.. Obama has also changed the US from the ranking of Free Countries. Here are the countries that rank as free:

rank country overall change rank country overall change
1 Hong Kong 89.3 -0.6 4 New Zealand 81.4 -0.7
2 Singapore 88.0 +0.5 5 Switzerland 81.0 -0.1
3 Australia 82.6 -0.5

The next grouping is “Mostly Free”, that is where the US slipped down into, but how far? We are down at #10 but note it is still going down.. while Bahrain, Estonia & the UK are rising up the ranks. This is the path Obama is taking our country. How does ANYONE support him? And WHY?

6 Canada 79.4 -0.5
7 Chile 79.0 +0.7
8 Mauritius 76.9 -0.1
9 Denmark 76.1 -0.1
10 United States 76.0 -0.3
11 Ireland 75.7 -1.2
12 Bahrain 75.5 +0.3
13 Estonia 75.3 +2.1
14 United Kingdom 74.8 +0.7
15 Luxembourg 74.2 -0.3
  • The next ranking is for Moderately free, includes: France, Kuwait, Colombia…
  • Followed by Mostly Unfree: Greece, Pakistan, Honduras, Cambodia, China, Yemen…
  • The final group, Repressed:  Iran, Cuba, North Korea…

Read more: http://townhall.com/columnists/edfeulner/2013/01/19/economic-freedom-on-the-wane-n1492361/page/full/

See all the rankings & details: http://www.heritage.org/index/ranking

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