Washington Business Report - Aug. 5, 2012

D.C. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Barbara Lang and the Washington Business Journal’s Michael Neibauer discuss PEPCO’s attempt to repair its reputation, and its system, following the widespread storm outages. They also take up the business community’s view of the campaign scandals of D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray.

Politico economics reporter Patrick Reis joins the group, and the conversation turns to the debate over federal tax plans, sequestration, and the Senate Finance Committee’s special interest winners and losers.

Free Speech and Fried Chicken, the panel covers a business owner’s expression of religious conviction.