The Opening Bell 08-31-16: Long Overdue – US Commercial Flights To Cuba

Jet Blue Airplane  (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

Jet Blue Airplane (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

On the last day of August, Steve looked ahead not only to September but also the federal interest rates that many have expected to be raised. Heather Long, CNN’s Senior Market and Economy writer talked with Steve about the Fed hike, the shift of American job perspective, and much more. On a historic note, commercial flights to Cuba from the US will resume today after decades and Rick Seaney (CEO of FareCompare) told Steve all about the news.