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Jan 09, 2013, 11:05 ET March Toward Economic Freedom Stalls With Only Two Regions Improving, 19th Index Of Economic Freedom Shows

"The global advance toward economic freedom has ground to a halt," according to the editors of the 19th annual Index of Economic Freedom, released...


Sep 05, 2012, 11:32 ET Heritage Report: Marriage Best Weapon to Fight Child Poverty

Nearly three out of four poor families with children in America are headed by single parents. When a child's father is married to his mother,...


Apr 25, 2012, 12:06 ET New Federal Budget in Pictures: Soaring Taxes, Spending and Debt Put All Americans at Risk

Without swift policy changes, America faces unprecedented government spending, debt and taxation in 2013, according to the newly released graphics...


Jan 12, 2012, 12:01 ET Economic Freedom, Not Government Spending, Provides Path to Prosperity, 18th Index of Economic Freedom Shows

Economic freedom declined worldwide in 2011 as many countries attempted -- without success -- to spend their way out of recession, according to the...


Jan 12, 2012, 12:01 ET Regs, Spending Sink U.S. to 10th Place on Index of Economic Freedom

Sharp increases in government spending and more costly regulations contributed to another decline in the United States' ranking in the annual Index...


Oct 18, 2011, 10:41 ET Heritage to Co-Host Foreign Policy Debate with AEI, CNN

The Heritage Foundation will co-host a Republican presidential debate on foreign policy and national security with the American Enterprise Institute...


Jun 20, 2011, 03:17 ET Expanded Chart Book Shows Impact of Skyrocketing National Debt

In roughly 20 years, the typical American's share of the national debt will more than triple—unless Washington gets the nation's fiscal house in...


May 25, 2011, 04:40 ET The Heritage Foundation's "Saving the American Dream" Plan Cuts Most Debt, Taxes & Federal Spending

Of all the plans released today at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation's 2011 Fiscal Summit, the Heritage Foundation's proposal reduces the national...


May 10, 2011, 11:28 ET Heritage Unveils "Saving the American Dream Plan" to Fix Nation's Debt, Cut Federal Spending and Restore Prosperity

With the nation's spending and debt problems on the verge of destroying the American dream for future generations, the Heritage Foundation today...


Apr 27, 2011, 12:12 ET New Chart Book Graphically Illustrates the Federal Financial Condition

Just how bad is the financial State of the Nation? The answer—in clear, bold graphics—can be found in a special, preview edition of The Heritage...


Jan 11, 2011, 11:00 ET Govt. Spending, High Taxes Restrain Growth in North America

North America continues to enjoy greater economic freedom than any other region in the world, but two of the three economies on the continent are...


Jan 11, 2011, 11:00 ET Economic Freedom Advanced in 2010

Though faced with continuing fiscal challenges, more countries embraced greater economic freedom than shied away from it last year, according to the...


Dec 02, 2010, 06:00 ET Heritage Launches New Spanish Language Website

The Heritage Foundation, the nation's most broadly-supported think tank, today launched a new website to give Spanish-speaking Americans access to...


Dec 02, 2010, 06:00 ET Heritage Launches New Spanish Language Website

The Heritage Foundation, the nation's most broadly-supported think tank, today launched a new website to give Spanish-speaking Americans access to...


Dec 02, 2010, 03:58 ET Heritage presenta nuevo sitio web en idioma español

The Heritage Foundation, la usina de pensamiento con más apoyo del país, presentó hoy un nuevo sitio web para darles acceso a los estadounidenses...


Sep 29, 2010, 02:00 ET Free Trade Policies Advance Despite Global Recession: New Study Links Prosperity and Trade Freedom

Despite the ravages of a global recession, free trade policies are more popular around the world today than ever before, according to a new study...


Aug 17, 2010, 12:00 ET Heritage Prescribes 'Solutions for America'

The Heritage Foundation today released "Solutions for America," a comprehensive policy agenda addressing the nation's most pressing and ingrained...


Apr 12, 2010, 12:27 ET Update: Chart Book Exposes Federal Spendathon in Graphic Terms

The federal government is spending more per household than ever before. At this rate, by the time this spring's college graduates turn 67, federal...


Jan 20, 2010, 10:00 ET U.S. Economy No Longer Free, Says 2010 Index Analysis

The U.S. economy is no longer "free" according to the "2010 Index of Economic Freedom," a 485-page analysis of the world's economies prepared by The...


Jan 20, 2010, 09:20 ET Economic Freedom Drives Growth and Prosperity, 16th Index of Economic Freedom Shows

The level of economic freedom in the world dipped slightly in 2009 according to the 16th annual Index of Economic Freedom, released by The Heritage...