The Ticker: Bloomberg, Univision, Cooper

By Merrill Knox 

  • Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert and former House Democratic leader Dick Gephardt are co-hosting Bloomberg TV’s “Street Smart” today. The two politicians will join Trish Regan and Adam Johnson from 4-5pmET as part of the network’s “Economy Election” coverage.
  • Univision has set the dates for its Presidential election forums, which will be moderated by Jorge Ramos and Maria Elena Salinas. Mitt Romney’s one-on-one is on September 19; President Barack Obama’s is on September 20. Both events will take place at 10pmET on Univision and will be streamed online in English.
  • As if Anderson Cooper didn’t have quite enough on his plate, the CNN anchor and syndicated talk show host has launched a daily Spreecast that will take place on weekday mornings. Cooper will discuss the day’s top headlines and take viewer questions.