Sep 20, 2013 The U.S. Census released a report on the national median income and poverty rate this week. And Marketplace released a data tool on incomes to tell a bigger story about how we live at any income.
Sep 17, 2013 The Census releases U.S. median income data today. We visit two families to compare what it's like to live at the national median income and local median income.
Aug 29, 2013 Fast food workers across the country are walking off the job today. Workers are demanding $15 an hour.
Aug 19, 2013 Britain's coastal resorts were once the summer playground of its people with funfairs, bands and acres of sand. But the holidaymakers now head for mainland Europe.
Oct 9, 2013 Heritage Action for America and leading Republicans will host town halls in nine cities as part of a “Defund Obamacare Tour.” Can the Affordable Care Act really be defunded?
Sep 13, 2013 As breaking into the middle class becomes harder, car companies are finding new ways to attract an expanding base of less-affluent consumers. They're offering more small car models with better features than ever before.
Aug 1, 2013 When it comes to helping homeowners struggling with mortgages, is President Obama taking a page out of Mitt Romney's playbook?
Jul 30, 2013 An economic snapshot of Chattanooga, Tenn., reveals why President Obama is speaking there.
Jul 24, 2013 Who earns median wage and what kind of education, housing, healthcare and retirement savings can they afford?