Mike Petters is the CEO of Huntington Ingalls Industries, the world’s largest builder of warships. He discusses the possibility of steep defense cuts and the long-term outlook for his company. Bloomberg Government’s Federal Business Intelligence Analyst Brian Friel and Defense Analyst Kevin Brancato will explain what four more years of an Obama administration might mean for federal contractors. And finally “Capitol Gains” profiles National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins who is helping bring cutting edge science from government-funded labs to real world patients.
Bloomberg Government’s Capitol Gains airs Sunday mornings at 11:30AM EST on WUSA9 and repeats on Bloomberg TV at 12:00PM EST and 5:00PM EST.