Marketplace Morning Report
Start your day with an up-to-the-minute report on the world of business and finance with host David Brancaccio.
On today's show, we'll talk about a Texas judge's decision to block new rules from the Obama Administration that would make employees eligible for overtime pay; look at a surge in "rage donations" from Clinton voters frustrated over Trump's victory; and chat with Marketplace's Ben Johnson about the new season of his "Codebreaker" podcast, which tackles the question of whether technology can save us.
On today's show, we'll talk about what's in store for the Trans-Pacific Partnership; look at the railroad industry's concern about how future trade policy could affect freight; and provide some insight on how your credit card company can help you out with traveling woes.
On today's show, we'll talk about the ethical questions surrounding Trump's meeting with three business partners from India; how presidential landing teams help smooth the transition of power; and the political divisiveness over the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
On today's show, we'll talk about Volkswagen's decision to cut 30,000 jobs in the aftermath of its emissions cheating scandal; why some E.R. visits are costing patients much more than they expected; and how a NAFTA withdrawal could affect Mexico.
What's the latest news on the Trump administration? We'll look at what we might expect from Trump's planned meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe; the complications of managing the government's executive branch; and the president-elect's emerging economic policies.
President-elect Trump opposed the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal during his campaign. Now China is trying to strike a deal of its own with other Asian nations. How will the countries involved in the TPP react to this alternative? We'll also talk about the future of mergers and acquisitions, and look at a new art record set last night by the painter Willem de Kooning.