Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Making money moves on border wall

February 15, 2019

President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency to secure funding for the much-touted wall along the southern border, but he faces an uphill battle. New data out Friday confirms low retail sales numbers for December from earlier this week. Plus, California's bullet train plans get rejiggered. Today's show is sponsored by the Alliance for Lifetime IncomeWordPress 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.