Oakland Fires Police as NFL Subsidies Bust Budget

Dec. 20 (Bloomberg) -- Rebecca Kaplan, a city council member in Oakland, California, talks with Bloomberg's Kevin Thrash about the city's budget deficit and subsidy agreement with the National Football League’s Oakland Raiders. Oakland mirrors dozens of other U.S. cities and states whose taxpayers provide publicly owned facilities and financial subsidies to teams in the NFL, the U.S.'s most-popular sports league with more than $9 billion in annual revenue. (Source: Bloomberg)

COP21 Climate Conference: What's at Stake?
20:28 - Wai-Shin Chan, director of climate change strategy in Asia-Pacific for HSBC, discusses the climate change talks in Paris and why he says they're very important. He speaks to Bloomberg's Angie Lau on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
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