`Broad Support' for Background Checks, Plouffe Says

April 25 (Bloomberg) -- David Plouffe, a former adviser to U.S. President Barack Obama and a Bloomberg contributor, talks about the Senate's vote to block legislation expanding background checks for firearms purchases. Plouffe also discusses General Electric Co.'s decision to tighten rules against providing consumer financing to firearms retailers. He speaks with Trish Regan and Adam Johnson on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
U.S. Jobless Claims Jump to an Eight-Week High
27:53 - First-time filings for unemployment benefits grew more than expected for the past week, increasing to an eight-week high of 282,000. Bloomberg's Vonnie Quinn reports on "Market Makers." (Source: Bloomberg)
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