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Americans: Free Market Makes America Great, Not Government

James872 Wrote: Apr 23, 2012 1:33 PM
An interesting answer, but out of my ignorance I would need to ask: How does balance of trade and amount of exports relate to prosperity? "least free" in what grouping? the whole world? developed countries?

Sorry Occupy, the majority of Americans believe capitalism and a free market made this country great, not the government, despite President Obama recently crediting the government with American success. Obama cited a series of government "investments."

Obama said that Republicans have "one message and that is, we're going to make sure that we cut people's taxes even more -- so that by every objective measure our deficit is worse and we will slash government investments that have made this country great," he argued, "not because it's going to balance the budget, but because it's driven by our...