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Bloomberg Balance of Power, where the world of politics meets the world of business. David Westin speaks with experts from Bloomberg News, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg Tax and Bloomberg Law about how lawmakers, government officials, and business leaders impact business and American policies at home and abroad.

Bloomberg Balance of Power, where the world of politics meets the world of business. David Westin speaks with experts from Bloomberg News, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg Tax and Bloomberg Law about how lawmakers, government officials, and business leaders impact business and American policies at home and abroad.

Location:

United States

Description:

Bloomberg Balance of Power, where the world of politics meets the world of business. David Westin speaks with experts from Bloomberg News, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg Tax and Bloomberg Law about how lawmakers, government officials, and business leaders impact business and American policies at home and abroad.

Language:

English


Episodes

Balance of Power: Protecting Against Omicron Spread (Radio)

12/2/2021
Michael Chertoff, former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary, discusses homeland security concerns and travel restrictions. He spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:07:32

Balance of Power: Political Implications of Omicron (Radio)

12/2/2021
Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group President, discusses the political implications of the Covid-19 variant, as well as U.S. relations with Russia and China. He spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:09:28

Balance of Power: Mississippi Abortion Restriction (Radio)

12/1/2021
Maura Healey, Massachusetts Attorney General, discusses the Supreme Court arguments held today over a Mississippi abortion law, and what this could mean for Roe v. Wade. She spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:07:27

Balance of Power: Government Shutdown Deadline Looms (Radio)

12/1/2021
Senator Mike Braun of Indiana discusses the government funding deadline, the Fed, and inflation. He spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:10:50

Balance of Power: Therapeutic Options to Fight Omicron (Radio)

11/30/2021
Dave Hering, Chief Operating Officer at Adagio Therapeutics discusses the omicron variant and therapeutic options to fight Covid-19. He spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:07:36

Balance of Power: Pfizer CEO on Omicron Vaccine (Radio)

11/29/2021
Pfizer Chairman and CEO Albert Bourla discusses development of a vaccine for the omicron variant and how the company's pill is already designed to handle variants. He spoke to Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:14:55

Balance of Power: Omicron Economic Impact (Radio)

11/29/2021
Former Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Jason Furman discusses how the Omicron variant could impact the economy. He spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:08:15

Balance of Power: Congress Crypto Tax Fix (Radio)

11/24/2021
Republican Congressman Warren Davidson of Ohio discusses cryptocurrency regulation and plans to fix a crypto tax reporting requirement in the infrastructure bill. He spoke to Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:08:07

Balance of Power: China Facing Challenging Olympics (Radio)

11/24/2021
Smith College Professor Andrew Zimbalist, an expert in the economics of Olympics discusses the hurdles ahead for the Chinese Winter Olympics. He spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:09:47

Balance of Power: Sen. Toomey on Fed Leadership (Radio)

11/23/2021
Senator Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania, a member of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee discusses President Biden's decision to re-nominate Fed Chair Jay Powell. He spoke to Bloomberg's David's Westin.

Duration:00:10:04

Balance of Power: How Will Senate Change Spending Bill? (Radio)

11/23/2021
Dave Camp, former Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee and senior policy advisor for PwC’s national tax policy practice discusses the congressional agenda and possible revisions to President Biden's Build Back Better bill. He spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:06:19

Balance of Power: Krugman on Monetary Policy, Fed Picks (Radio)

11/22/2021
Dr. Paul Krugman, Distinguished Professor of Economics at the City University of New York and Nobel Economic Laureate discusses the nominations of Jay Powell to serve for a second term as Fed Chair and Lael Brainard to serve as Vice Chair. He spoke to Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:10:22

Balance of Power: WH on Powell and Brainard Fed Picks (Radio)

11/22/2021
Dr. Heather Boushey of the White House Council of Economic Advisors discusses President Biden's nominations of Jay Powell to serve a second term as Fed Chair and Lael Brainard to serve as Vice Chair. She spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:05:53

Balance of Power: Biden Meeting with Mexico's Obrador (Radio)

11/19/2021
Former U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Chris Landau discusses President Biden's meeting with his Mexican counterpart, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. He spoke to Bloomberg's David's Westin.

Duration:00:06:54

Balance of Power: Infrastructure Impact to Manufacturing(Radio)

11/19/2021
Kip Eideberg, head of government relations for the Association of Equipment Manufacturers discusses how the manufacturing industry will be impacted by passage of infrastructure legislation. He spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:06:33

Balance of Power: Powell Leadership, Debt Ceiling (Radio)

11/18/2021
Ohio Republican Senator Rob Portman discusses Jay Powell's leadership at the Federal Reserve and the debt ceiling. He spoke with Bloomberg's Joe Mathieu.

Duration:00:06:40

Balance of Power: How to Fix Supply Chain Issues (Radio)

11/17/2021
Harvard Business School Professor Willy Shih discusses the supply chain crisis. He spoke to Bloomberg's David's Westin.

Duration:00:06:22

Balance of Power: Does 5G Interfere with Aircraft Electronics?

11/17/2021
Michael O'Rielly, former FCC Commissioner and President of MPORielly Consulting discusses 5G rollout and safety concerns being raised by the aviation industry. He spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:07:16

Balance of Power: Build Back Better Price Tag (Radio)

11/16/2021
Balance of Power: Build Back Better Price Tag (Radio) Arkansas Republican Congressman French Hill discusses President Biden's economic agenda. He spoke to Bloomberg's David's Westin.

Duration:00:07:37

Balance of Power: Biden-Xi Meeting Takeaways (Radio)

11/16/2021
China expert and Oxford China Center Associate George Magnus discusses the virtual summit with U.S. President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping. He spoke with Bloomberg's David Westin.

Duration:00:06:18