Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday July 30, 2014
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With Argentina on the brink of default, we take a look at how a difficult situation could get even trickier if a deal with U.S. hedge funds isn't struck soon. Plus, big urban hospitals are seeing a sharp drop in uninsured patients, which means millions in savings. But the new health care landscape has its own challenges, too.
Posted In: McDonald's, Walmart, low wages
The ruling is a step forward for workers campaigning for $15 an hour in wages.
The latest GDP report, McDonald's wages, and video game lobbyists.
Posted In: video games, lobbying, Congress
Lobbyists are using money, charm, and an army of gamers to influence legislation.
Posted In: medicaid, Obamacare, health insurance
Hospitals could save billions on charity care. But federal cuts are coming.
Posted In: earnings report, CEOs, investors
We look at the reasons some companies report earnings when they do.