Jack Gerard, American Petroleum Institute President & CEO
Topic: Guest will discuss gas prices, U.S. alternative energy efforts, the Keystone XL pipeline, oil company subsidies and the Obama administration’s energy polices in a second administration.
Christine Owens, National Employment Law Project Executive Director
Topic: Without action by Congress, long-term unemployment benefits provided under the Emergency Unemployment Compensation 2008 Program will end on January 2, 2013. Guest will discuss what this means for Americans receiving long-term unemployment benefits and why it’s important for these benefits to be extended.
Dominic Chu, Bloomberg Television Markets Reporter
Topic: Guest will describe what Wall Street investors are doing with their money in advance of the so called “fiscal cliff,” how the markets are reacting to negotiations between Congress and the White House over taxes and cuts, and how this month’s election has impacted the markets. He can also talk about President Obama’s economic team and what it might look like in 2013.