Dan Weissmann is a reporter for WBEZ in Chicago.
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by Dan Weissmann Oct 18, 2013
General Electric is shrinking GE Capital, betting on its heavy equipment manufacturing for industries like energy, airlines and medical equipment.
by Dan Weissmann Oct 16, 2013
Some recent studies suggest that changing climates could produce dull colors in future years. How much might that hurt the economies of states like Vermont, North Carolina, and Wisconsin?
by Dan Weissmann Oct 11, 2013
This Sunday’s game between the Denver Broncos and the Jacksonville Jaguars has already made history: The spread on the Las Vegas betting line is one of the biggest ever. So where does that number come from?
by Dan Weissmann Oct 4, 2013
The American Gaming Association is using the new movie "Runner Runner" to lobby for more regulation on Internet gambling.
Raising the Debt Ceiling
by Dan Weissmann Oct 3, 2013
There are 800,000 government workers who aren't being paid. But how about the hundreds of thousands of government contractors?