Jun.05 — “Bloomberg: Balance of Power” focuses on the intersection of politics and global business. Chicago Booth School Professor Austan Goolsbee and AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka react to the U.S. adding back 2.5 million jobs in May. Plus, the mayor of Shreveport, Louisiana discusses how his city is coping with protests and the coronavirus pandemic.
In This Story: Louisiana
Louisiana is a southeastern U.S. state on the Gulf of Mexico. Its history as a melting pot of French, African, American and French-Canadian cultures is reflected in its Creole and Cajun cultures. The largest city, New Orleans, is known for its colonial-era French Quarter, raucous Mardi Gras festival, jazz music, Renaissance-style St. Louis Cathedral and wartime exhibits at the huge National WWII Museum.