Welcome to Laura's Home on the Web
Facebook Twitter
Need to Know
December 27, 2012
Egypt's Islamist constitution becomes law
Posted by Staff
Reuters reports:

President Mohamed Mursi admitted on Wednesday that Egypt's economy faces serious problems after he enacted a new, bitterly contested constitution that is supposed to help end political unrest and allow him to focus on the financial crisis.

The president said the economy also had great opportunities to grow, but earlier the Egyptian pound tumbled to its weakest level in almost eight years as ever more people rushed to buy dollars and withdraw their savings from banks.

Mursi, catapulted into power by his Islamist allies this year, believes that adopting the constitution quickly and holding elections to a permanent new parliament soon will help to end the long period of turmoil that has wrecked the economy.
12/27/12 4:20 AM
Del.icio.us Facebook Fark Furl
Google Newsvine Reddit Yahoo
<< Back to Need to Know
Freedom Czar Polo On Sale!
Everything $5 or $10!
$10.00
Guest Archives
Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL)
Dr. Carol Swain - Political scientist, Professor of Political Science and Law at Vanderbilt University
Matthew Continetti - Editor-in-chief of the Washington Free Beacon
Dr. Keith Campbell - Professor, head of Psychology department at University of Georgia, author
One professor fights against liberal education
78 year old vet on coming GOP amnesty cave-in: "America has left me."
Sen. Sessions blast Jeb Bush and the McCaul Bill on immigration amnesty
Will Obama, GOP find common ground?
More Videos of the Day
Laura 365
Laura 365 Conservative Book Club
Home | Charity | Store | About Laura | Action Alerts! | Video Extra | Laura 365 | Contact Us | Help | Site Directory
Copyright 2002-2015 LauraIngraham.com. All rights reserved.
Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Acknowledgments
This site is Created and Managed by Nox Solutions LLC.