Marketplace AM for February 22, 2006
Feb 22, 2006

Marketplace AM for February 22, 2006

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Segments From this episode

The IRS wants you

Feb 22, 2006
The Internal Revenue Service reports millions of taxpayers are due a refund that will revert back to Uncle Sam if they don't claim the money soon. John Dimsdale reports.

Ballooning health spending

Feb 22, 2006
A new report out today predicts that healthcare spending will account for 20% of the GPD by 2015. Helen Palmer reports.

Animal flyers

Feb 22, 2006
Commentator Rudy Maxa looks at the complications of air travelers flying with Fido.

The new shotgun Taser

Feb 22, 2006
Despite concerns over deaths linked to their current model of stun gun, the makers of the Taser are unveiling a new shotgun version that can immobilize targets from as far away as 100 yards. Dan Grech has more.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC