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free enterprise system:

see capitalismcapitalism,
economic system based on private ownership of the means of production, in which personal profit can be acquired through investment of capital and employment of labor.
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I say that we all bear some responsibility to protect and reinforce our free enterprise system.
In summary, the free enterprise system, because it rewards innovators and risk-takers, provides benefits to healthcare that, in its absence, would not have been realized.
The entrepreneurial spirit of small business has been, and continues to be, the catalyst for this country's free enterprise system.
We have often said the boardroom is one of the last great bastions of the free enterprise system.
These were seen as characteristic Roosevelt interventions in the free enterprise system.
They make the best possible additions to a free enterprise system.
It is a foundation of the free enterprise system that open competition brings better products and services at lower costs to consumers.
They are on a mission to help maximize the success of new and existing small businesses, as well as train young people to take full advantage of this country's rich heritage of entrepreneurship and the Free Enterprise system.
NRCC Chairman Tom Reynolds explained that the award is given to a select group of business and community leaders from each state who have championed the free enterprise system and supported the ideals of smaller government, lower taxes and less regulation.
I began to get a picture of the federal government deliberately working to destroy the American free enterprise system.
The Republican Party I joined was one based on basic individual freedom and a commitment to a strong free enterprise system.
Phillips, is a nonprofit organization founded in 1990 to "advance constitutional principles, a democratic society, and a vibrant free enterprise system.