Find the latest episode of "The Uncertain Hour" here. Listen

Can Congress make consumer data safer?

Ryan Kailath Oct 17, 2017
HTML EMBED:
COPY

Can Congress make consumer data safer?

Ryan Kailath Oct 17, 2017
HTML EMBED:
COPY

The Senate Banking committee meets today for another hearing about the Equifax data breach. With the major credit reporting agencies woven deeply into the fabric of our financial system, what can Congress actually do here?

Click the above audio player to hear the full story.

News and information you need, from a source you trust.

In a world where it’s easier to find disinformation than real information, trustworthy journalism is critical to our democracy and our everyday lives. And you rely on Marketplace to be that objective, credible source, each and every day.

This vital work isn’t possible without you. Marketplace is sustained by our community of Investors—listeners, readers, and donors like you who believe that a free press is essential – and worth supporting.

Stand up for independent news—become a Marketplace Investor today with a donation in any amount.