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Image of the Day: More Economic Freedom = Higher Standard of Living

In last week's Liberty Update, we highlighted the Heritage Foundation's 2022 Index of Economic Freedom, which shows that Joe Biden has dragged the U.S. down to 22nd, our lowest rank ever (we placed 4th in the first Index in 1995, and climbed back up from 18th to 12th under President Trump).  As we noted, among the Index's invaluable metrics is how it demonstrates the objective correlation between more economic freedom and higher citizen standards of living, which this graphic illustrates:

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May 19, 2022 • 12:53 PM

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CFIF Memorial Day Quiz
By CFIF Staff
Wednesday, May 25 2022
Take our 10-Question Memorial Day Quiz and test your knowledge of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of freedom. (Answer key may be found at the bottom)
1.  Which one of the following Revolutionary War heroes is credited with stating, “I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country”? a. Patrick Henry
b. Nathaniel Greene
c. Nathan Hale
d. Paul Revere
2.  Which of the following conflicts was the costliest in terms of American lives lost? a. World War II
b. The War…
 
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When did Memorial Day officially become a federal holiday?
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—Bethany Blankley, The Center Square
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Should any U.S. government agency have a function called the "Disinformation Governance Board" (See Homeland Security, Department of)?