Bowles, Simpson Unveil New $2.4T Deficit Plan

Feb. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg chief Washington correspondent Peter Cook reports that Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson, the leaders of President Barack Obama’s 2010 deficit commission are back with a new proposal to trim $2.4 trillion of debt over the next 10 years. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."
Tankan Another Sign of 'Better' Japan, Rogers Says
08:26 - Ed Rogers, chief executive of Rogers Investment Advisors in Tokyo, talks about Japan's economy after the Tankan survey showed sentiment among large manufacturers improved for the first time in three quarters. Rogers speaks with Yvonne Man on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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