Largest Defense Contractor Braces For Budget Battle

Dec. 14 (Bloomberg) -- This week's Bloomberg Government's "Capitol Gains" features an exclusive interview with the incoming and outgoing CEOs of Lockheed Martin, the world's biggest defense contractor. Host Peter Cook talks with Lockheed CEO Robert Stevens and his successor Marillyn Hewson on how their company is preparing for the possibility of automatic defense cuts and the new realities of a shrinking defense budget. They also discuss the outlook for the F-35 fighter jet, the Pentagon's most expensive weapons program. (Source: Bloomberg)
Square Rival iZettle Raises $67M From Intel and Zouk
29:10 - Today’s "BWest Byte" is $67 million, for how much iZettle, a Swedish payments startup and rival to Jack Dorsey's Square, has raised from Intel and Zouk. Bloomberg's Matt Miller reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)
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