For the first time ever the United State fell out of the “free” category in the 2010 Index of Economic Freedom.
Kim Holmes at the Heritage Foundation discusses this disturbing news:
For the first time ever, the U.S. has dropped out of the free category and fallen to mostly free in the 2010 Index of Economic Freedom. Of the world’s 20 largest economies, the U.S. has suffered the largest drop in economic freedom. It’s clear why our economy is failing to generate jobs. To see other highlights from the 2010 Index of Economic Freedom click here.