Marketplace Morning Report®

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, September 19, 2008

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, September 19, 2008

Listen to the episode

From this Episode

Your Money
People walk under a ticker sign announcing Lehman Brothers financial losses.
Chris Hondros/Getty Images
Your Money
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson during the news conference announcing a federal takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images

Should government buy toxic debt?

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as the Federal Open Market Committee announced it will hold the federal funds rate at 2 percent, despite the recent turmoil among investment banks on Wall Street.
Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Music from this Show

Browse the Show
David Brancaccio
Brancaccio david

About the Show

Marketplace Morning Report®, hosted by David Brancaccio, kicks your weekday off right. Now a regular segment on NPR’s Morning Edition®, it’s a dash of news to go with that first cup of coffee. Get a global perspective on what’s making the business news headlines, airing up to five times each morning.