Rep. Rigell on Boehner Fiscal Plan, Defense

Dec. 20 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Representative Scott Rigell, a Virginia Republican, talks about efforts to avert more than $600 billion in tax increases and spending cuts set to start in January, and potential cuts in defense spending. Reynolds speaks with Betty Liu on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." James Reynolds, chief executive officer of Loop Capital Markets LLC, also speaks. (Source: Bloomberg)

Japan's First-Ever 'Premium Friday' Begins Today
32:05 - Tokyo workers can take free limo rides and sip champagne this afternoon, courtesy of downtown developers. SoftBank Group is giving staff extra money to hit the town. And a railway operator is running a booze train, where passengers can enjoy four hours of solid drinking. This is how some of Japan Inc. is responding to a government campaign to get the country’s chronically overworked populace to leave the office by 3 p.m. on the last Friday of every month and go spend some cash. They call it Premium Friday. But don’t be fooled by all the fanfare. Beyond the blue-chips -- and some of them are lukewarm about the plan -- it will be business as usual for most companies. Bloomberg's Min Jeong Lee has more on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia." (Source: Bloomberg)
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