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Free Trade Fact of the Day

Posted By Conn Carroll On August 6, 2008 @ 12:18 pm In International | Comments Disabled

This week The Heritage Foundation’s ‘What Would Reagan Do” campaign asks, “Why did Reagan value economic freedom?” You can check out the WWRD page [1] for the answer, but in the meantime here is what President Reagan said [2] when signing “America’s Economic Bill of Rights” on July 3, 1987:

Inextricably linked to these political freedoms are protections for the economic freedoms envisioned by those Americans who went before us. While the Constitution sets our political freedoms in greater detail, these economic freedoms are part and parcel of it.


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[1] WWRD page: http://wwrdheritage.org/

[2] said: http://www.reagan.utexas.edu/archives/speeches/1987/070387a.htm

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