Nov 18, 2013 A virtual currency like Bitcoin has benefits to its users, including secrecy. Congress wants to understand its advantages and its security concerns.
Nov 13, 2013 The Supreme Court hears arguments Wednesday in a case that could weaken union-organizing efforts.
Oct 22, 2013 Six months after a factory collapse killed 1,100 people, there's a new international effort to help improve working conditions for garment workers in Bangladesh.
Oct 18, 2013 John Carney and Nela Richardson join the show to wrap up a tumultuous week in Washington.
Oct 18, 2013 It takes a lot of people skills and knowledge of the intricacies of labor contracts to be a Federal mediator, like those called in to try to resolve the BART strike in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Oct 18, 2013 More than 20 Senators and seven Representatives have begun work on a compromise budget that liberals and conservatives can live with, before new sequester cuts hit in January. A supercommittee was what created the sequester impasse in the first place, what will be different this time around?
Oct 15, 2013 Whether or not Congress raises the debt ceiling in time, we may be headed for another economic slowdown.
Oct 15, 2013 The clock is ticking, but Congressional leaders have yet to reach an agreement.
Oct 18, 2013 In November, the Supreme Court will hear arguments in a case that hinges on the definition of clothing.