Good news, America: We’re #12!
Thank you fiscal liberals and progressives.. but mostly Obama and his junta.
The London-based Think Tank Legatum Institute recently offered empirical evidence of what many Americans have been thinking lately. Our national well-being is slipping.
Over the past four years, prosperity has increased around the globe, while it has remained stagnant in the United States, the Legatum Institute reports. As a result, the Institute ranked the United States 12th out of 142 countries on its 2012 Prosperity Index, putting the country outside the top ten for the first time…
In particular, the authors say that the fall in prosperity:
[B] “. . .is driven by a decline in the number of US citizens who believe that hard work will get them ahead.”[/B]
Well, duh. If you’ve got a business, you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen. Everybody knows that.