Lew Says He Is Optimistic About U.S. Budget Deal

March 14 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew talks about budget negotiations between the Obama administration and Republicans. Lew also discusses the administration's fiscal policies, the possible impact of federal spending cuts on the economy and the overhaul of U.S. banking regulations. He speaks with Peter Cook on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
Rate Rise: Breaking Down the Fed Minutes
23:35 - David Bloom, global head of FX strategy at HSBC, and Bloomberg Intelligence's Jamie Murray discuss the Fed Minutes and the possibility of a rate hike. They speak to Bloomberg's Anna Edwards on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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