Kuwait Needs Economic Reform, But Democracy May Say No

Kuwait is one of the freest nations in the Persian Gulf, as well as one of America’s best friends. Yet its “liberalish” governance, as one Kuwaiti colleague described it, ironically impedes the adoption of market-oriented economic reforms necessary for the country’s prosperity.

Issa Probes Into Fake Employment Data Scheme

Drew MacKenzie, Newsmax

A Congressional committee is planning to grill Census workers over falsified unemployment information that made it appear more people had jobs shortly before the 2012 presidential election.