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Bloomberg Government Announces Program Lineup at Conventions

August 17, 2012

Speakers and Moderators Include Madeleine Albright, T. Boone
Pickens and Cass Sunstein

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Bloomberg Government announced today it will
host issue briefings, panel discussions and keynote interviews
focusing on economic policy issues at the Republican and
Democratic National Conventions. These programs are part of the
more than 40 panels and presentations Bloomberg LP will be
hosting at both conventions.

At the Bloomberg Link convention headquarters, Bloomberg
Government analysts, experts and executives will moderate
discussions and release studies on issues being debated at the
presidential level including the influence of Super PACs,
sequestration, the future of energy and the impact of the
Affordable Care Act after the recent Supreme Court decision.

Guest speakers and moderators will include former Secretary of
State Madeleine Albright, oil and gas executive, financier and
billionaire investor T. Boone Pickens and former Administrator
of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) Cass
Sunstein.

Bloomberg LP is sending more than 90 editors, reporters,
producers and analysts to cover the conventions including
Bloomberg Government analysts who will release studies and
provide issue briefings on technology and the broadband era and
trends in job creation at internet companies over the last five
years. Bloomberg LP is publishing a convention daily, Bloomberg
Insider that will feature Bloomberg Government analysis covering
technology, energy security, Medicare, defense spending and
other economic issues.

The schedule of Bloomberg Government events being held at the
Bloomberg Link in Tampa and Charlotte includes:

Republican National Convention:

Bloomberg Government Lunch: Strength vs. Sequestration – The
U.S. Security Posture Amid Budget Constraints, Opportunity and
Budget Reality
Monday, August 27, 2012, 11:00am – 12:30pm

Bloomberg Government Campaign Finance 2012 Policy Lunch
Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 11:00am – 12:30pm

Bloomberg Government Interview: The New Energy Landscape – A
Conversation with T. Boone Pickens
Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Democratic National Convention:

Bloomberg Government Lunch: Strength vs. Sequestration – The
U.S. Security Posture Amid Budget Constraints
Tuesday, September 4, 2012, 11:00am – 12:30pm

Bloomberg Government Policy Panel: Health Care and Entitlements,
After the Ruling
Tuesday, September 4, 2012, 2:30pm – 4:00pm

Bloomberg Government Campaign Finance 2012 Policy Breakfast
Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 9:00am – 10:00 am

Bloomberg Government Conversations in the Link: Norman
Pearlstine and Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright
Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 10:30am – 11:30am

Bloomberg Government Conversations in the Link: Norman
Pearlstine and Former Administrator of the Office of Information
and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) Cass Sunstein
Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 3:00-4:00pm

For More Information about the Bloomberg Link:
Programming and credentialing details for events at the
Bloomberg Link will be announced in the coming weeks. Events are
invitation only. For event inquiries, contact
conventions@bloomberg.net.

Follow Bloomberg’s political coverage on Twitter and Bloomberg
Government on Twitter and Facebook. Track the news coming out of
the Bloomberg Link using #RNCLink and #DNCLink.

For more information on Bloomberg Government, please visit
http://about.bgov.com.

About Bloomberg Government

Bloomberg Government is the single source for professionals who
need to understand the business impacts of government actions so
they can work quickly, decisively and effectively. This
comprehensive, subscription-based, online tool collects best-in-
class data, provides high-end analysis and analytic tools, and
delivers deep, reliable, timely and unbiased reporting from a
team of more than 2,300 journalists and multimedia specialists
worldwide.

Contact for Bloomberg Government:

Meredith Balenske, +1 202-680-2479, mbalenske@bloomberg.net