Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, March 12, 2012

At the end of March, funding for more than 100,00 highway and transit projects dries up unless Congress can agree on an extension. We get another look at people struggling one year after the Fukushima disaster in Japan. And NBC experiments with a new kind of 'Must See TV,' stacking its Monday night line up.

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Assistant Professor of Genetics and Developmental Biology Stormy Chamberlain looks at stem cells at the University of Connecticut's Stem Cell Institute at the UConn Health Center on August 27, 2010 in Farmington, Conn.
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Commuters ride in a metro train in Washington, DC, on February 7, 2011. Public transit usage is on the rise in the U.S.
A city council employee works to measure plots of land to assist with compensation to be paid to property owners on March 07, 2012 in Kesennuma, Japan.
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Actor Taylor Kitsch arrives at the premiere of Walt Disney Pictures' 'John Carter' at the Regal Cinemas L.A. Live Stadium 14 on February 22, 2012 in Los Angeles, Calif.
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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.