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Run government as a business? Americans are split

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:55:41 +0000

Marketplace polling shows views differ by age, gender and party
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‘The Circle’ author Dave Eggers thinks the internet is getting creepier

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:31:41 +0000

'The Circle' imagines a worst-case scenario for the connected world.
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Community near Georgia nuclear plant looks at an uncertain future

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 01:16:49 +0000

What will Westinghouse's bankruptcy mean for its nuclear projects in the U.S.?
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Trump’s tax plan raises economists’ eyebrows

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 20:38:28 +0000

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What a $400 juicer says about Silicon Valley

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 21:18:17 +0000

The company raised over $100 million from venture capitalists, but why?
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14: Beware of the nurtured narrative

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:12:31 +0000

Most Americans feel left behind by government.
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04/25/2017: Most of Wells Fargo's board could be saying good-bye soon

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:12:47 +0000

With major market indexes up, economist Lindsey Piegza joins us to talk about the psychology behind those increases. Investors are optimistic about the pro-growth policies Trump has proposed, like a 15 percent corporate tax rate, even if they haven't come to fruition. Next we'll look at a possible source of tension between farmers and Trump over his proposed regulatory policies —strict immigration rules and a tamp down on free trade might not bode well for the agricultural industry. And finally, we'll look at the potential for more high-level fallout at Wells Fargo following its false accounts scandal — big pension funds are pushing for most of the 15-member board to go.
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Trump administration hits Canada with new tariffs

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:28:51 +0000

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Chipotle is hoping to put the 2015 E. coli scandal behind it

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:56:18 +0000

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Farmers bring their shopping lists to the White House

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:32:10 +0000

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Why women and men view the economy differently

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:31:21 +0000

A new Marketplace-Edison Research poll finds a persistent gender gap.
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How African-Americans were 'shut out' of the American dream

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:52:12 +0000

Discriminatory employment and housing practices have made it difficult for black men and women to enter the middle class, according to a new documentary.
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The main differences between internet privacy in the US and the EU

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:19:35 +0000

In Europe, privacy laws are a 'starting point' instead of a secondary principle.
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We're almost at 100 days. What is Trump's approval rating?

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:52:26 +0000

The majority of Americans give thumbs down to the president's first three months in office.
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A key Trump administration goal is securing trade agreements

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 21:28:45 +0000

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Rep. Brady on tax reform: 'We're going to get this done this year'

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:35:42 +0000

The chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee believes the government won't shut down Friday.
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