TREASURY SECRETARY TIM GEITHNER TO JOIN BROADCAST FROM 8AM-8:30AM ET
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., December 2, 2009-Just ahead of the White House jobs summit, CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, will broadcast a special edition of "Squawk Box"entitled "Squawk Goes to Washington," live from the Cash Room at the Treasury Department in Washington, D.C.
Anchored by Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Carl Quintanilla, the program will discuss jobs, the dollar, Dubai and the economy, among other topics. In addition to an interview with Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner (8AM-8:30AM ET), other guests include: Senator Jim Bunning of Kentucky and Senator Mark Warner of Virginia who will discuss Ben Bernanke's reappointment hearing on Capitol Hill tomorrow as well as Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor and Assistant to the President for Intergovernmental Affairs and Public Engagement who will discuss the White House jobs summit.
"Squawk Box" is the ultimate "pre-market" morning news and talk program. With a unique sense of street smarts and wit, the program mixes business news with an unscripted and fast-paced exchange of banter. Anchored by CNBC's Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Carl Quintanilla, "Squawk Box" brings Wall Street to Main Street and is a "must see" for everyone from the professional trader to the casual investor.
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