Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, September 19, 2008

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, September 19, 2008

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People walk under a ticker sign announcing Lehman Brothers financial losses.
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Your Money
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson during the news conference announcing a federal takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
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Should government buy toxic debt?

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as the Federal Open Market Committee announced it will hold the federal funds rate at 2 percent, despite the recent turmoil among investment banks on Wall Street.
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A lot happened while you slept. Marketplace Morning Report® host David Brancaccio explores the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make smart decisions. We've also launched a new series about how machines, robots and algorithms are increasingly entering the workforce. We're looking at what humans can do about it with a new journey to find robot-proof jobs. Read more here.