Dec. 19 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Rep. Jim Himes, a Democrat from Connecticut, and T.J. Gentle, chief executive officer of Smart Furniture Inc. of Chattanooga, Tennessee, talk about the bipartisan budget deal reached in Congress, its impact on small businesses and the outlook for a so-called grand bargain on federal spending.
They speak with Trish Regan and Adam Johnson on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." Himes also discusses prospects for an overhaul Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, and the National Security Agency's surveillance program. (Source: Bloomberg)