Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, October 3, 2013
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The government shutdown has forced hundreds of thousands of government employees to stop working. But what about all the people who rely on government contracts to get paid? Electric car maker Tesla saw a drop in its shares yesterday after a video of one of its cars that caught on fire went viral. And a look at how the health care overhaul will impact the Hispanic community.
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Weekly jobless claims went up a bit. A look at the employment challenges facing Millennials. And what happens to a luxury brand when its exclusivity is exhausted?
Posted In: ACA, health care, Obamacare, health exchanges, digital medical records, Australia, World Health Organization
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Posted In: health care, ACA, Obamacare, health exchanges
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Posted In: government shutdown 2013, debt ceiling, government contractors, Jobs
There are 800,000 government workers who aren't being paid. But how about the hundreds of thousands of government contractors?