Obama Pressures Congress on Averting Sequestration

Feb. 19 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama speaks about the need for Congress to avert the automatic $1.2 trillion in budget cuts set to kick in March 1. Obama said if lawmakers can’t agree on a broad deal to replace the across-the-board spending reductions, Congress should “at minimum” pass a temporary, smaller package that provides more time for negotiations. (Source: Bloomberg)

Roger Ferguson on America's Workforce
11:02 - TIAA President and CEO Roger Ferguson discusses the long-term implications of an aging American workforce, shares his thoughts on the Fed, and talks about his new directorship at Alphabet with Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Ellen Pollock at Bloomberg's The Year Ahead summit in New York. (Source: Bloomberg)
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