Bloomberg Opinion

Editorials and commentaries from Bloomberg Opinion
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Ramesh Ponnuru says that several of the Democrats who have entered the 2020 presidential race will face attacks in the pa…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that other cities should learn from the mistakes that led to Am…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Jonathan Bernstein says it's a terrible idea to eliminate the pensions of members of Congress. The two senators who are p…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that the U.S. should be able to safeguard its technological edg…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Tara Lachapelle explains how online shoppers’ affinity for free shipping options may be instructive for media companies. …
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that, in selecting the World Bank’s next president, the member …
Hosted by June Grasso. Guests: Brian Chappatta, Bloomberg Opinion debt columnist: "Bill Gross Is a Cautionary Tale for Bond Kings." Tim O’Brien, Exec…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that an explicit policy of soaking the rich through very high t…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that Congress should continue to demand that the Defense Depart…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Ramesh Ponnuru says that supporters of a compromise on immigration should not take heart in what Trump said in his State …
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that Congress must act to help tribal law enforcement better pr…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Jonathan Bernstein says President Donald Trump was right to use his State of the Union address on Tuesday to sell his pol…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that President Trump should use the New START negotiations with…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that the U.S., now engaged in peace talks with the Taliban, mus…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that a Green New Deal, properly conceived, can bring Americans …
Hosted by June Grasso. Guests: Toby Harshaw, National Security writer for Bloomberg Opinion: "North Korea’s Nukes and the ‘Forgotten War.'" Noah Feld…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that Democrats in Congress should agree to spend billions on im…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Ramesh Ponnuru explains that while Republicans in Congress and the Trump administration do not want another shutdown, the…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that European governments should improve the prospects of Europ…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that the British Parliament is wasting time demanding concessio…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Tara Lachapelle explains why Verizon investors may need to be patient this year because the wireless leader's high-speed …
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that, in the new round of trade talks with China, the U.S. shou…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that Congress needs to nudge credit-reporting companies to take…
Hosted by June Grasso. Guests: Clive Crook, Bloomberg Opinion editor: "Economists Don’t Know What Top Tax Rate Should Be." Timothy O’Brien, Executive…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that European Union regulators should not try to control intern…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Ramesh Ponnuru explains that instead of reacting to what other people are saying about the kids from Covington Catholic H…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that Congress and the states should act to minimize the downsid…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Jonathan Bernstein argues that although voters have short memories about specific events like the government shutdown, th…
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that Uber and Lyft drivers, Handy.com repairmen and others who …
Bloomberg Opinion Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that if Europe wants to protect internet users’ privacy, it sho…
Hosted by June Grasso. Guests: Liam Denning, Bloomberg Opinion columnist: "PG&E Throws Everything Overboard, Still Sinking." Toby Harshaw, national s…
Bloomberg Opinion presents an editorial warning that Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s decree making it easier for people to buy firearms will lea…
Bloomberg Opinion presents an editorial arguing that the U.S. should hold Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to his promise to create a 20-mile “…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Jonathan Bernstein argues that if President Donald Trump’s reason for shutting down the government was to win leverage, t…
Bloomberg Opinion presents an editorial explaining how a new Congress and the White House can work together against rising prescription-drug prices i…
Bloomberg Opinion presents an editorial arguing that more states should pass red flag laws to enable family members or law enforcement to remove guns…
Bloomberg Opinion presents an editorial arguing that President Trump’s bad idea to divert money from the Defense Department budget to build his borde…
Hosted by June Grasso. Guests: Brooke Sutherland, Bloomberg Opinion columnist: "Proceed With Caution, Industrial Investors." Shira Ovide, Bloomberg O…
Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that the German government would be wise to get a stimulus plan ready, in case th…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Ramesh Ponnuru explains that when it comes to taxation, “the rich” keep getting richer. But in the U.S., even politicians…
Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that the U.S. and Europe should stand on the side of Congolese voters in holding …
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Jonathan Bernstein argues that President Donald Trump's recent televised address was of a piece with his entire presidenc…
Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial explaining why America is fortunate to have so many more military veterans serving in Con…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Tara Lachapelle explains how the recent multibillion-dollar biopharma mergers don't necessarily signal another busy year …
Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that Congress should pass without delay the House Democrats’ new legislation to r…
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Liam Denning explains how a series of wildfires has left California’s largest utility, PG&E Corp., exposed to potentially…
Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial arguing that it wouldn’t be that hard for the U.S. and China to mend their differences ov…
Hosted by June Grasso. Guests: Joe Nocera, Bloomberg Opinion columnist: "Tragedies of Trump, Musk, Ghosn in 2018 in Review." Retired Admiral James St…
Bloomberg Opinion presents an editorial arguing that president Trump is wrong, but Democrats should agree to a compromise and let the government get …
Bloomberg Opinion columnist Ramesh Ponnuru argues that ambitious Republicans have good reason to think that a primary campaign against Trump would en…