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)

Australia Consumer Prices Rise Faster Than Forecast
09:01 - Australian consumer prices accelerated last quarter as fruit and electricity prices jumped, suggesting the central bank will leave interest rates on hold next week. Bloomberg's Paul Allen reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia." (Source: Bloomberg)
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