Marketplace AM for November 11, 2004
The Bush Administration wants to be sure federal agencies don't just think about America's vets on Veterans Day. From WGBH, Boston Helen Palmer reports on efforts to grant more government contracts to the nation's disabled vets.
Some people choose big city life, thinking it's necessary to keep their careers on the fast track. But Rich Kargaard, author of "Life 2.0" says more people today are discovering they can do just as well, and in many cases better in small town middle America. He tells host Tess Vigeland about how folks are making the switch... and why.