US Congresswoman Niki Tsongas talks sequester on This Week in Business

Sunday on This Week in Business, US Congresswoman Niki Tsongas joined hosts Paul Guzzi and Mike Nikitas to discuss the failure to reach a deal on the sequester by its March 1st deadline. She spoke about possible impacts to Massachusetts and other issues likely to take shape in Washington.

 In the Briefing Room, Chirs Oddleifson, President & CEO of Rockland Trust, joined to discuss the health of the banking industry, the role of community banks, improvement in the housing market, and growth at Rockland Trust.

On the Business Beat, NECN’s Peter Howe weighs in on rising gas prices, a service halt for Fung Wah buses, a new ban of working from home at Yahoo, and a move by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to reinstate pay for its Board of Directors.