Mar 1, 2017

03/01/17: An economic recap of Trump’s first address to Congress

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In his first address to Congress, Trump talked about infrastructure and tax reform. We're here to recap the economic highlights from his speech. Next, we'll look at the important items that Warren Buffett decided to leave out of his annual letter to shareholders, and then talk about why Uber's CEO wants to change his image. 

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The two very important items Warren Buffett left out of his annual letter

Mar 1, 2017
The Washington Post's Allan Sloan discusses why Buffett didn't praise Berkshire Hathaway's two largest stock investments.
 Billionaire investor Warren Buffett speaks at an event called, 'Detroit Homecoming' September 18, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. 
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Here are the economic highlights from Trump's first address to Congress

Mar 1, 2017
On the economic agenda: infrastructure, Obamacare and taxes.
U.S. President Donald Trump addresses a joint session of Congress on Tuesday.
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03/01/17: America's health care debate

Mar 1, 2017
What's going on with Janet Yellen and co.? Joining us to talk about the Fed is Susan Schmidt from Westwood Holdings Group, who says the odds of an interest rate hike have increased drastically. Afterwards, we'll discuss President Trump's future plans for health care and tax reform based on his address to Congress last night.

Are we going to see meaningful tax reform soon?

Mar 1, 2017
We may have to wait until 2018.
President Donald Trump with Mick Mulvaney, far left, director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Republican congressional leaders at a working lunch in the Roosevelt Room on Wednesday.
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In his first address to Congress, Trump talked about infrastructure and tax reform. We’re here to recap the economic highlights from his speech. Next, we’ll look at the important items that Warren Buffett decided to leave out of his annual letter to shareholders, and then talk about why Uber’s CEO wants to change his image. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC