Connecting the dots between Washington, Wall Street and Main Street
If you watch the cable networks, you're either seeing a right wing or a left wing perspective on most of the issues of the day. Our goal at Washington Bullet Points is to give readers a non-partisan look at what's going on inside the Beltway, and how it could affect them. That includes exploring how decisions from our government affect Wall Street, as well as Main Street, where most of us live and work.
Emmy-winning journalist, Forbes author, former anchor at CNBC & Fox News
Former CNBC & Fox anchor Bob Sellers is an Emmy-winning journalist with 25 years of experiencee in television who takes a non-partisan look at what's going on in Washington and helps audiences and readers prepare for how it will affect them.
Bob has covered history-making events, everything from presidential elections, to the dot.com boom and bust on Wall Street, and the war in Iraq (where he reported live from Baghdad). loyalty is to his audience.
His interviews include business leaders like Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Jack Welch, Barbara Corcoran, Mark Cuban and many others. And his political interviews include George W. Bush, Mikhael Gorbachev and Benjamin Netanyahu.
As a former financial professional he also knows how to interpret changes in the financial landscape based upon historical patterns, and his connections inside the Beltway allow him to read the political trends and predict the direction of the economy, tax rates, and other developments that could affect individuals and their businesses. Bob is the author of "Forbes Best Business Mistakes: How Today's Top Business Leaders Turned Missteps into Success," He also contributes columns to MarketWatch.com and HuffPost and is a writing coach at Vanderbilt University.
Award-winning journalist, author, historian, and member of White House press corps
A frequent speaker at presidential libraries and Fortune 500 companies across the United States, Paul Brandus connects the dots between Washington and Main Street with his sharp and irreverent take on politics, business, history, media and more.
An award-winning member of the White House press corps since 2008, he is the founder of the widely-followed West Wing Reports ®(Twitter: @WestWingReport), and provides reports for television and radio outlets around the United States and overseas. He is also a columnist for USA Today, Dow Jones/MarketWatch, and the author of the acclaimed Under This Roof: A History of the White House and Presidency and This Day in Presidential History.
He has spoken at schools such as the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and served as Executive-in-Residence at Washington & Lee University.
Brandus has served on the Board of Governors of the Overseas Press Club of America, serving as its Washington, D.C. representative. He is also an early stage venture capital investor and as an entrepreneur once purchased the Russian rights to the Super Bowl from the National Football League – becoming the first person to show the championship game in Russia.