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Nancy Marshall-Genzer is a senior reporter for Marketplace and works from the Washington D.C. bureau.

Marshall-Genzer began working for Marketplace in the spring of 2007, after filing freelance pieces for the program for years prior to that. Covering the daily news from the nation’s capital, Marshall-Genzer has reported many special features.

Marshall-Genzer has a long history in radio. Before joining the Marketplace portfolio, she worked at NPR, where her duties included producing, editing and reporting. Her previous experience also includes stints at WAMU 88.5 public radio in Washington, D.C., Monitor Radio and NBC radio and television, where she served as bureau chief for NBC TV in Tuzla, Bosnia.

In 1999, Marshall-Genzer won an American Medical Writers Association Award for her freelance contribution to the Marketplace series, “Wanted for Questioning: America’s Most Profitable Drug Companies.”

Marshall-Genzer holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Ohio University.

A native of Averill Park, N.Y., she currently lives in Silver Spring, Md., with her family, who recently welcomed twin sons. Describing herself as a nosy person, Marshall-Genzer appreciates that her job fulfills that desire to ask questions and learn something new every day.

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Features by Nancy Marshall-Genzer

A detailed view of the Goodyear Eagle tires.

A circular argument: How cheap oil affects tire prices

If oil prices fall, will tires cost less? The answers are far from black and white.
Posted In: tires, Oil, petroleum, oil prices
The Hobby Works store in Laurel, Maryland.

Navigating health insurance for small businesses

The struggle to shop for health insurance under Affordable Care Act in a "SHOP exchange."
Posted In: ACA, Affordable Care Act, Small Business
Gautam Gupta receives an influenza shot from Ray Grigorio, a nurse practitioner at a CVS in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The CDC announced last week the strain of dominant influenza has mutated, leaving people who got the flu shot vulnerable

Off-target flu shot will cost employers

Since this year's flu vaccine is off the mark, more people will probably come down with the flu.
Posted In: CDC, flu, vaccine, flu season
Guards stand in front of the Supreme Court building in August in Washington, D.C.

Supreme Court hears pregnancy case

If the former UPS worker wins, employers could face an avalanche of pregnancy-discrimination lawsuits.
Posted In: pregnancy, Supreme Court, scotus
The U.S. Capitol building is pictured. To keep the government funded beyond Dec. 11, Congress is considering an omnibus spending bill that would solve the problem for nine months and affect every agency except the Department of Homeland Security.

Congress’ latest fiscal buzzword: ‘Cromnibus’

Hybrid word combines “omnibus” spending bill and a continuing resolution, or “CR” – two funding stopgaps.
Posted In: Immigration, Congress, government spending

Forget Grandma's house. Hit a Thanksgiving restaurant.

Restaurants that serve dinner on Thanksgiving are increasingly busy.
Posted In: turkey, Thanksgiving, holiday season
A shopping cart sits in front of a Target store. Since the massive data breach one year ago, Target has been working from behind to keep customers happy.

Target tries to be cool

The retailer, which reports earnings Wednesday, is trying to lure customers back.
Posted In: Target, data breach, Retail, earning report
A couple looks at an iPhone 6 at an Apple store in the China Central Mall in Beijing, China. They might be surprised that the majority of the chips inside are provided by Samsung.

Samsung and Apple: It's complicated

A big part of Samsung’s business is the guts inside electronics.
Posted In: samsung, apple, iPhone, electronics
President Barack Obama introduces Loretta Lynch as his nominee to replace Eric Holder as attorney general during a White House ceremony.

Loretta Lynch's track record

The nominee for U.S. attorney general is independent and "willing to follow an investigation wherever it leads, regardless of the politics," says New York's attorney general.
Posted In: Department of Justice, Wall Street

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