Obama Says Shutdown `Height of Irresponsibility'

Sept. 30 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama speaks at the White House about the risk to the U.S. economy from an impending shutdown of the federal government and efforts by House Republicans to hobble his signature health-care law. Obama rejected the “ideological demands” from what he called a faction of congressional Republicans who are putting the U.S. economic recovery at risk by threatening a government shutdown. (Source: Bloomberg)

MIT's Brynjolfsson Says Taxing Robots Not Best Approach
38:47 - Erik Brynjolfsson, a professor of economics at MIT, discusses Bill Gates' proposal to tax robots, job automation and the future of the labor market with Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde on "Bloomberg Technology." (Source: Bloomberg)
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