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How Democrats Can Win by Losing on Net Neutrality

How Democrats Can Win by Losing on Net Neutrality

It sure looked final: On Dec. 14, the Federal Communications Commission voted to repeal net neutrality rules.
Breitbart Says Bannon Has Stepped Down

Breitbart Says Bannon Has Stepped Down

Bloomberg Businessweek's Joshua Green discusses Steve Bannon's departure from Breitbart News. He speaks on "What'd You Miss?" (Source: Bloomberg)
Mueller Is Said to Discuss Possible Trump Interview With Lawyers

Mueller Is Said to Discuss Possible Trump Interview With Lawyers

President Donald Trump’s legal team is preparing for a potential interview with Special Counsel Robert Mueller and is in preliminary discussions with his office on the parameters of such an encounter,
Bannon Leaves Breitbart After Trump Feud

Bannon Leaves Breitbart After Trump Feud

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon has left his job as executive chairman of Breitbart News and will no longer host a radio show at SiriusXM Holdings Inc. after feuding with President Donald
Trump Suggests Bringing Back Pork After Drain the Swamp Campaign

Trump Suggests Bringing Back Pork After Drain the Swamp Campaign

President Donald Trump, who came to Washington vowing to “drain the swamp,” mused Tuesday about lifting the ban on congressional earmarks, the practice of larding legislation with pork-barrel payoffs.
Christie's Glass Half Full in Departing Speech to Lawmakers

Christie's Glass Half Full in Departing Speech to Lawmakers

Chris Christie, making his final policy speech as New Jersey governor to lawmakers, said his tax cuts, spending reductions and pension reforms helped make the state “much better” than it was when he
Adelson to Host Scaramucci at Republican Jewish Gathering

Adelson to Host Scaramucci at Republican Jewish Gathering

Anthony Scaramucci, the New York financier ousted as White House communications director last year after about a week on the job, will be among the featured speakers next month at the annual meeting
Trudeau Team Targets Pro-Nafta Republicans Ahead of Fresh Talks

Trudeau Team Targets Pro-Nafta Republicans Ahead of Fresh Talks

Justin Trudeau’s lead Nafta minister is reaching out to many of the Republican senators urging the Trump administration to stave off the trade pact’s collapse.
Rep. Hurd Says an Immigration Deal Can Get Done

Rep. Hurd Says an Immigration Deal Can Get Done

Rep. Will Hurd, a Texas Republican, discusses his bipartisan DACA proposal with Bloomberg's Shery Ahn and David Westin on "Bloomberg Markets: Balance of Power." (Source: Bloomberg)
EU May Allow U.K. Banks Limited Post-Brexit Access, Barnier Says

EU May Allow U.K. Banks Limited Post-Brexit Access, Barnier Says

European Union chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier maintained his hard-line stance over U.K. banks’ access to EU markets after Britain leaves, offering only a glimmer of hope that the bloc could be
Mexico Nafta Chief Signals Room for Deal on U.S. Cars Goal

Mexico Nafta Chief Signals Room for Deal on U.S. Cars Goal

Mexico’s Economy Minister signaled there is common ground over a key U.S. objective ahead of the next round of Nafta talks, saying that strengthening the regional content rules for cars would be a
CFR's Boot Says Trump Should Tone Down North Korea Rhetoric

CFR's Boot Says Trump Should Tone Down North Korea Rhetoric

Max Boot, Council on Foreign Relations senior fellow and author of "The Road Not Taken," discusses U.S. policy toward North Korea with Bloomberg's David Westin and Shery Ahn on "Bloomberg Markets:
Trump Says Border Wall Can Be Built in One Year

Trump Says Border Wall Can Be Built in One Year

President Donald Trump responds to reporter questions about the cost of building a wall on the U.S.-Mexican border during a meeting on immigration. (Source: Bloomberg)
Rep. Brat Says Chain Migration End Must Be Part of DACA Deal

Rep. Brat Says Chain Migration End Must Be Part of DACA Deal

Rep. Dave Brat, a Virginia Republican and member of the House Freedom Caucus, discusses the budget battle on Capitol Hill and President Donald Trump holding bipartisan immigration talks. He speaks on
Fusion GPS Founder Defends Trump Dossier in Interview Transcript

Fusion GPS Founder Defends Trump Dossier in Interview Transcript

Fusion GPS chief Glenn Simpson told a Senate panel last year that a controversial dossier his firm produced alleging Donald Trump had suspicious connections with Russians was based on valid
South Africa's Zuma Says He'll Name ‘State Capture’ Commission

South Africa's Zuma Says He'll Name ‘State Capture’ Commission

South African President Jacob Zuma said he would appoint a commission of inquiry into allegations that the Gupta family was allowed to influence state decisions and that he would abide by a court
Trump Looks to Reach Deal on Dreamers

Trump Looks to Reach Deal on Dreamers

Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli reports on the latest headlines concerning President Donald Trump, including his decision to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. He speaks on "Bloomberg
This Is Trump’s Next Hot-Button Issue in the Middle East

This Is Trump’s Next Hot-Button Issue in the Middle East

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees has been accused by Israel and its supporters of giving cover for terrorists, fanning hostility against Israel and perpetuating the
Five Key Moments From Macron’s China Trip

Five Key Moments From Macron’s China Trip

French President Emmanuel Macron’s calls for a “rebalancing” of Europe’s economic relationship with China won few concessions from President Xi Jinping.