Marketplace for Thursday, January 23, 2014
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Does the government live paycheck to paycheck? Actually, it's worse -- payday loan to loan. Next, a monetary flow of another, more reliable sort: The fundraising race for the 2016 presidential election kicked off in earnest today when the largest liberal super PAC – Priorities USA Action – announced that it has already begun raising money for a presidential run by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. She hasn’t even declared yet! Finally, Detroit wants immigrants to help turnaround their faltering economy. Other cities have used attracting immigrants as a growth strategy: Has it worked?
Posted In: Peyton Manning, Superbowl
Guess right and you could win a lot of money.
Posted In: election 2016; hillary clinton
It's just you.
A new study finds economic mobility for Americans hasn't changed much in the last 20 years.
Posted In: wealth
Some rich folks keep their wealth to themselves - for a number of reasons.
Posted In: X-date, U.S. Treasury
More like payday loan to payday loan.
Posted In: rural America, Affordable Care Act, Alabama
Under the ACA, folks in rural towns seem to have the fewest healthcare choices. And they cost more to boot.
Posted In: Tech, Detroit
But employment-based visas aren't divvied up geographically.