Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

'Miracle' on First St.

February 06, 2019

We're parsing out some of those jobs numbers President Trump dropped during Tuesday's State of the Union address. What's the real threat to the president's touted "economic miracle." Plus, a new study finds one quarter of Americans in poverty eligible for federal benefits don't get them. And the president of the European Council says there's a "special place in hell" for promoters of Brexit who didn't really think this whole thing through. Today's show is sponsored by Avery Publishing, the United States Postal Service and Indeed.

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News happens while you sleep. Marketplace Morning Report gives you a head start on the day. Throughout the morning, host David Brancaccio shares the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make the smartest decisions. And from London, host Anu Anand presents Marketplace Morning Report from BBC World Service to bring you up to speed as the global economy shifts. It's the world perspective you need, from two trusted sources.