Marketplace PM for May 3, 2006
Posted In: Washington
The scramble to do something about gas prices continues on Capitol Hill but critics claim Congress is only tinkering at the edges of the real problems. John Dimsdale does a little history on gas price legislation — and fear of price gouging.
The Minutemen vigilante group thinks it has found an ally in its anti-immigration campaign — the African-American community. Jeff Tyler looks at how this odd couple of politics is fighting back.
The mailbag is always open, and always full, here at Marketplace. Host Kai Ryssdal hears what our listeners have to say.