Rep. Himes, CEO Gentle on Budget Deal, GSEs, NSA

Dec. 19 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Rep. Jim Himes, a Democrat from Connecticut, and T.J. Gentle, chief executive officer of Smart Furniture Inc. of Chattanooga, Tennessee, talk about the bipartisan budget deal reached in Congress, its impact on small businesses and the outlook for a so-called grand bargain on federal spending. They speak with Trish Regan and Adam Johnson on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." Himes also discusses prospects for an overhaul Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and the National Security Agency's surveillance program. (Source: Bloomberg)
Does Apple TV Need a Revamp?
20:45 - Homebrew VC Partner Hunter Walk, Technalysis Founder Bob O’Donnell and IDC Chief Research Officer Crawford Del Prete discuss Apple to unveil a new TV box this fall and the future of Apple’s streaming service. They speak with Bloomberg’s Emily Chang on “Bloomberg West.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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