PODCAST: Taper tantrum

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.

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Now that the Supreme Court has struck down DOMA, young canvassers are getting signatures and donations to push same-sex marriage in a handful of states.

And, ever heard of a taper tantrum?

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Mark Garrison is a reporter and substitute host for Marketplace, based in New York.

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