01.23.2020

Presidential Candidate Tom Steyer Explains Why He’s Running

Billionaire businessman Tom Steyer is still in the running as a presidential candidate, and while he admits he’s a long shot, his money and organization keep him in the mix. Steyer made his fortune as a hedge fund manager and is now a major philanthropist. He sits down with Michel to discuss impeachment, the climate crisis and campaign spending.



About the Program

PBS and WNET, in collaboration with CNN, launched the new one-hour late-night public affairs series Amanpour and Company on Monday, September 10 on PBS (check local listings).
The new series features wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on the issues and trends impacting the world each day, from politics, business and technology to arts, science and sports.  Christiane Amanpour leads the conversation on global and domestic news from London with contributions by prominent journalists Walter Isaacson, Michel Martin, Alicia Menendez and Hari Sreenivasan from the Tisch WNET Studios at Lincoln Center in New York City. Major support for Amanpour and Company is provided by Rosalind P. Walter, Bernard and Irene Schwartz, Sue and Ed Wachenheim, III, Candace King Weir, the Anderson Family Fund, the Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family, Charles Rosenblum, The Straus Family Foundation, Jeffrey Katz and Beth Rogers, Jim Attwood and Leslie Williams and The JPB Foundation.