`The Peak of the Insanity Is Over’: Hunt

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Dec. 13 (Bloomberg) –- Bloomberg’s Al Hunt discusses the debate over the budget, Harry Reid and tempers flaring in the Senate. He speaks with Erik Schatzker and Stephanie Ruhle on Bloomberg Television’s “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Washington bureau.

Good guest.

Nice going.

What else did he say?

A whole lot of stuff.

He talked about some kind of compromise that they are working on.

Janet yellen will be confirmed next week.

He does not know anything about stanley fischer, who will be nominated for vice chair of the fed.

He was not sure what the republicans would do on the debt ceiling next february.

No great surprise, he says that democrats will keep control of the senate.

How angry as he?

Not really angry.

He is harry reid.

You do not see a lot of passion.

I think he does not have any regrets.

How much longer is this business of keeping the senate running going to continue?

Did he talk about the effectiveness of this as a tactic and whether it might backfire?

Maybe they will not get everything done before christmas.

I actually got a deal late this morning.

They will not have a weekend section.

They're coming in on monday.

They have agreed to vote on certain things.

They're taking up the budget.

And inc.

That -- i think that the peak of the examinee -- insanity is over.

What about the republicans?

The insanity may be over, but having used the nuclear option and this 24-hour tactic, i have to imagine that republicans are furious.

This is a roller coaster.

The democrats were furious when they filibustered well over 100 obama not -- nominations.

That used to be used for big issues.

The republicans are now furious that he changed the rules in the middle of the game.

There is a lot of theory on capitol hill these days.

I know i am going to watch tonight.

What else would you do on a friday night?

If you want to watch his entire interview, tune into political

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