Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, January 3, 2013
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Along with death and taxes, finding ways to avoid taxes is a fact of life. Can wealthy taxpayers blunt the impact of the first rate increase in years? People from all backgrounds weigh in on what makes a person wealthy. And what's ahead for the housing market in 2013?
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New data on auto sales shows bumper year for big three carmarkers. The cost delaying federal Superstorm Sandy relief. Al Jazeera is buying Current TV. And a company known for canned meat is spreading its wings.
Posted In: employment, Gallup, Economy
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Posted In: Hurricane Sandy, Congress, natural disasters
A $60 billion Sandy relief package passed the Senate in December, but House leadership reneged on its pledge to pass the bill before the end of the session.
Posted In: Barack Obama, hillary clinton, Gallup
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