1. It appears another national ‘summit’ is on the cards. Peter Costello reminded Herald Sun readers that without political leadership, they really aren’t that useful
2. Tuesday marked five years since the passage of President Obama’s sweeping financial market ‘reforms’. Congressman Jeb Hensarling had a great article on what a failure they have been
3. Writing in The Australian, Judith Sloan emphasises the urgent need for the imbalance of responsibilities in the Australian Federation to be addressed.