Marketplace AM for October 25, 2004

Episode Description 

The cost of campaigning

The presidential candidates don't have to pay reporters to cover campaign events. The media is plenty eager to get images or sounds from the campaign trail on the news every day. But it does cost the campaigns a pretty penny to put on a show, as Marketplace's Brian Watt found out. (Photo: Getty Images)

Sloan Sessions: the insurance scandal

Trying to figure out what that new insurance scandal involving Marsh & McLennan means to you? Host Kai Ryssdal sorts out the complexities with Newsweek's Wall Street editor Allan Sloan in this edition of The Sloan Sessions.

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