Marketplace AM for August 17, 2005

Episode Description 

The Public's Business: Robert Reich on guns

An Oklahoma law allows people to keep guns in their cars on company premises. It's causing conflicts between companies that want the law changed and the NRA; Robert Reich says this is a golden opportunity for the feds to step in.

Work-at-home moms

More moms are chucking their jobs and starting their own businesses at home. From the Marketplace Work and Family desk, Hillary Wicai reports.