Mar 22, 2012 The president will be talking energy today in Cushing, Okla. -- the starting point for the southern part of the Keystone XL Pipeline. But come Monday, the president will have another issue to worry about: the future of his health care law. Yesterday, Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal sat down with President Obama in Nevada and asked him about it. The president also outlined what he sees as the "recipe for success" for the American economy. One California chain, Umami Burger, is getting ready to test the market for the $15 patty -- with all the fixings -- nationwide. And we check in with Frank Newport for our weekly Attitude Check.
May 3, 2012 President Obama's new energy policy is really no policy at all, say commentator Bill McKibben.
Mar 21, 2012 The president begins a two-day tour to highlight his new "all of the above" strategy.
Mar 22, 2012 On a two-day trip to promote his energy policy, President Obama said the nation must invest in alternative energy or cede leadership to China. He called on Congress to help create jobs by providing more aid to struggling homeowners and investing more in infrastructure.
Mar 21, 2012 What drives the Republican presidential candidate, and what's more important than the simple fact that he has wealthy friends.
Mar 20, 2012 President Barack Obama has raised just half of what he got from big donors at this point in his election campaign four years ago.
May 3, 2012 They differ on politics, but both see college as a way to help their kids do better than they have.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Mar 20, 2012 One is seen as a family man, one isn't. But they both are struggling to relate to voters in their presidential campaigns.
Mar 16, 2012 Both Mitt Romney and Barack Obama say they're going to pay attention to women voters in this election. What are the economic issues that might stand the chance of winning this significant number of voters?