Washington Business Report July 22, 2012

Chris Salgardo, President of Kiehl’s USA, tells anchor Rebecca Cooper about his thousand-mile charity motorcycle ride and his rise from makeup artist to the head of a thriving cosmetics company.

Josh Boak, reporter for The Fiscal Times and Peter Morici of the University of Maryland discuss possible scenarios of automatic federal spending cuts due to begin in 2013 and their impact on the Washington region. They also take up the performance of President Obama’s Jobs Council.

Boak and Morici continue with a discussion of a “commuter tax” for non-DC residents who work in the district.