Nancy Marshall-Genzer is a senior reporter for Marketplace, working from the Washington, D.C. Bureau. Nancy started with Marketplace in spring 2007, after filing freelance pieces for the program for years prior. Covering the daily news from the nation’s capital, Nancy has reported many special features.

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

Nancy 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. Describing herself as a nosy person, Nancy appreciates that her job fulfills that desire to ask questions and learn something new every day.


Features by Nancy Marshall-Genzer

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (center) heads to the floor for votes following a GOP conference meeting in the U.S. Capitol on Monday in Washington, D.C. Republicans and President Obama reached a budget deal that night.

Congress, White House dodge spending caps

Congress and the White House have once again danced around sequestration.
Posted In: budget, government, sequester, sequestration

Nobody's minding the super PAC store

Super PACs don't seem to worry about bending the rules.
Posted In: super PACs, election, FEC, IRS
Participants work at their their laptops at a computer hackers' congress.

Cybersecurity bill divides business community

The Senate is expected to vote soon on a long-delayed cybersecurity bill.
Posted In: cybersecurity, Senate, cyber hacks
A view of Bitcoin medals. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority or banks.

Who owns the most bitcoin?

The U.S. Marshals Service is auctioning off more bitcoin seized from Silk Road.
Posted In: bitcoin, Silk Road
Federal Communication Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler waits for a hearing to begin in Washington, D.C.

FCC draws back curtain on TV spectrum auction

The auction will help open up more airwaves for data-hungry consumers.
Posted In: TV spectrum, fcc, streaming, broadband
Wealth is concentrated in the hands of a few.

It's official: The 1% own half the world's wealth

A global wealth report says ownership of stocks and bonds helps create inequality.
Posted In: inequality, race, wealth
Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks runs with the ball during the first half of a game against the Detroit Lions at CenturyLink Field on Monday in Seattle, Washington.

Game over? Fantasy sports face regulation questions

The websites and their employees face 'insider betting' allegations.
Posted In: Sports, fantasy sports
A terminally-ill resident of the Hospice of Saint John is comforted in her bed in Lakewood, Colorado. Medicare has announced plans to reimburse doctors for end-of-life care discussions with patients.

HHS Inspector General: Medicare paying over cost

Report says Medicare is paying over cost for physical therapy.

Fiat Chrysler contract in doubt

Fiat Chrysler workers may not approve a new contract.
Posted In: Fiat, Chrysler
Brenda Major is examined by Dr. Fernanda Mercade during a routine checkup at the Jessie Trice Center for Community Health clinic in Miami, Florida.

How Congress solved one problem but created another

It's a glimpse into how people make money off of piecemeal solutions.
Posted In: Congress, Medicare, health insurance


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