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Trump Re-Starts Immigration Talks After Senate Ends Shutdown

Trump Re-Starts Immigration Talks After Senate Ends Shutdown

President Donald Trump dove back into negotiations over immigration legislation on Monday, hours after the Senate indicated it would move to end a three-day government shutdown.
Trump Pulls His Punches in First Foray Into Long-Pledged Tariffs

Trump Pulls His Punches in First Foray Into Long-Pledged Tariffs

After a year of chest thumping, President Donald Trump has finally delivered the type of trade blow his political base has been craving.
Budget Battle Reflects How Trump Ran His Businesses

Budget Battle Reflects How Trump Ran His Businesses

Bloomberg View's Tim O'Brien explains how President Donald Trump's budget battle is much like how he ran his businesses. He speaks with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu, Julie Hyman and Joe Weisenthal on
Iran Halts Private Lender Permits After Crisis Fueled Protests

Iran Halts Private Lender Permits After Crisis Fueled Protests

Iran’s central bank has ceased issuing permits and licenses for new private banks or commercial lenders, after the collapse of several major institutions froze the savings of hundreds of thousands of
Infighting Plagues South African Opposition Ahead of Elections

Infighting Plagues South African Opposition Ahead of Elections

South Africa’s main opposition party is proving to be its own worst enemy as it bids to topple the ruling African National Congress from power in next year’s elections.
Modi Wants a Bigger Global Role for India

Modi Wants a Bigger Global Role for India

Narendra Modi will become the first Indian prime minister in two decades to attend a meeting of the world’s rich and powerful in Davos, trying to carve out a bigger global role for the South Asian
Trump's Tariffs on Solar Mark Biggest Blow to Renewables Yet

Trump's Tariffs on Solar Mark Biggest Blow to Renewables Yet

President Donald Trump dealt his biggest blow to the renewable energy industry yet.
Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court Orders Congressional Districts Redrawn

Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court Orders Congressional Districts Redrawn

Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court struck down the state’s 2011 congressional redistricting map, possibly giving Democrats a boost in a key state as they seek to take back the House of Representatives in
The Children’s Health Insurance Program Is About to Get a Long-Term Extension

The Children’s Health Insurance Program Is About to Get a Long-Term Extension

The Children’s Health Insurance Program is poised to end its time in limbo after the Senate voted to end a three-day government shutdown.
SpaceX Keeps U.S. Air Force's Confidence After Satellite's Loss

SpaceX Keeps U.S. Air Force's Confidence After Satellite's Loss

The U.S. Air Force command that certified Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. for military missions says it remains confident in the company’s capabilities despite the disappearance of a
Trump's Draft Public Works Plan Asks Cities, States to Pony Up

Trump's Draft Public Works Plan Asks Cities, States to Pony Up

Half of the federal money in President Donald Trump’s promised $1 trillion infrastructure plan would go for a new incentive program to encourage states and localities to secure their own funding for
Senate Moves to End Shutdown Showdown

Senate Moves to End Shutdown Showdown

Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli discusses the temporary U.S. spending bill and the government shutdown. He speaks with Scarlet Fu and Julie Hyman on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
Lanhee Chen Sees High Probability of Another Gov't Shutdown

Lanhee Chen Sees High Probability of Another Gov't Shutdown

Lanhee Chen, Hoover Institution research fellow, discusses the Senate advancing the U.S. funding bill that will end the government shutdown. He speaks with Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu and Julie Hyman on
Pence Says U.S. Embassy to Move to Jerusalem in 2019

Pence Says U.S. Embassy to Move to Jerusalem in 2019

Dov Waxman, co-director of the Middle East Center at Northeastern University, discusses Vice President Mike Pence's visit to Israel on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
Sanders Calls Democrats' Position on Shutdown 'Indefensible'

Sanders Calls Democrats' Position on Shutdown 'Indefensible'

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders speaks at a news conference in Washington about the federal government shutdown. (Source: Bloomberg)
GOP Rep. Mimi Walters Says DACA Isn't Amnesty

GOP Rep. Mimi Walters Says DACA Isn't Amnesty

Rep. Mimi Walters, a Republican from California, discusses the U.S. government shutdown and immigration on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
Why Government Shutdowns Don’t Save Taxpayers Any Money

Why Government Shutdowns Don’t Save Taxpayers Any Money

Government services briefly ground to a halt and federal workers were sent home, but don’t expect taxpayers to save any money from the government shutdown that was on its way to resolution after three
Ex-Amb. Emerson Says Coalition Talks Are a Crucial Step

Ex-Amb. Emerson Says Coalition Talks Are a Crucial Step

John Emerson, former U.S. ambassador to Germany, discusses the dynamics of the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) vote for coalition talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. He speaks with
Congress Votes to End Shutdown, Sending Spending Bill to Trump

Congress Votes to End Shutdown, Sending Spending Bill to Trump

Congress voted to end the U.S. government shutdown after three days by passing a temporary spending bill, prolonging the fight over a politically charged immigration proposal for at least another
Senate to Vote on Ending Shutdown

Senate to Vote on Ending Shutdown

Bloomberg's Sahil Kapur reports on the U.S. government shutdown on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
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