Washington Business Report April 29, 2012

Lindsey Mask, CEO of Ladies America, Marissa Levin, CEO of Information Experts, and Sarah Gordon, co-owner of Gordy’s Pickle Jar discuss the value of business knowledge to entrepreneurs. They also preview May’s “Women Leading the Future” conference to be held in the district.
Politico economics reporter Josh Boak and University of Maryland professor Peter Morici discuss Ben Bernanke’s warning that the economy will suffer if the White House and Congress don’t agree on expiring tax cuts.
Boak and Morici take up Friday’s vote in the House on student loan interest rates, and the bill’s chances of becoming law.