President Obama get’s four more years, and Congress for the most part remained unchanged. What should we expect from them both over the next six weeks? Dodd-Frank and Affordable health care are the topics of discussion with former Senator Tom Daschle. We’ll also hear from Bloomberg Government Finance Analyst Cady North and Legislative Analyst Loren Duggan along with Bloomberg Tax Policy reporter Rich Rubin.
Allen Scott (moderator) specializes in customer on boarding and training at Bloomberg Government. Allen previously worked at Arbitron, Inc. where he served in a variety of roles from customer service to sales operations manager. Prior to Arbitron, Allen worked in radio for several years in the Washington and Baltimore areas. Most recently he spent six years at 99.1 HFS as co-host and news director.
Tom Daschle represenated South Dakota in the U.S. Senate for 18 years. He is one of the longest serving Senate Democratic Leaders in history and the only one to serve twice as both Majority and Minority Leader. Today, Senator Daschle is a senior policy advisor to the law firm of DLA Piper where he provides clients with strategic advice on public policy issues such as climate change, energy, health care, trade, financial services and telecommunications.
Cady North is a finance policy analyst with Bloomberg Government. She joined Bloomberg Government from Financial Executives International, where she was senior manager of government affairs. North has a B.A. in government from the University of Texas at Austin.
Loren Duggan is Bloomberg Government’s chief legislative analyst. Before joining Bloomberg, he was editor of Congressional Quarterly’s House Action Reports, providing summaries and analysis of legislation. He also contributed to CQ’s legislative tracking services during his decade with the company. Loren holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and psychology from American University.
Rich Rubin is Bloomberg Government’s Tax Policy Reporter.