Hans Nichols is an international correspondent for Bloomberg Television, focusing on foreign affairs and the international economy. Based in Berlin, Nichols has interviewed numerous political figures and government officials, as well as past and present heads of state. In 2008, he covered the presidential campaign of Senator John McCain for Bloomberg News.
In addition to Bloomberg News, Nichols’s reporting has appeared globally in publications such as The New Republic, The Los Angeles Times, The Financial Times and The Telegraph. He was also a writer for Congressional newspaper The Hill.
Nichols graduated magna cum laude from Cornell University with a bachelor’s degree in government. He received a master’s degree in political theory from the London School of Economics. Nichols was a Fulbright Scholar in international justice in Sierra Leone in 2005.
Representative Mario Diaz-Balart, a Republican advocate for revising U.S. immigration laws, said in an interview with Bloomberg’s Hans Nichols, airing this weekend on Bloomberg Television’s “Political Capital with Al Hunt,” that a comprehensive proposal can overcome opposition from his party and pass the House.
White House domestic policy adviser Cecilia Munoz said in an interview with Bloomberg Television’s “Political Capital with Al Hunt,” airing this weekend, that backing from business groups, religious leaders labor and technology companies will pressure the Republican majority in the U.S. House of Representatives to act on immigration legislation.
Senator John McCain of Arizona, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee, said in an interview with Bloomberg Television’s “Political Capital with Al Hunt,” airing this weekend, that Republicans should compromise and increase tax revenue as part of a “long-term grand bargain” on the budget, and praised President Barack Obama for reaching out to senators across the aisle.