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Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, October 20, 2016

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On today’s show, we’ll talk about the economic highlights from last night’s presidential debate; the type of people Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump would appoint to the Fed should they win the election; and the vote on marijuana legalization in nine states. 

Segments From this episode

Pop quiz: What positions will the next prez appoint?

by Nancy Marshall-Genzer Oct 20, 2016
D.C. tourists think the Supreme Court, not the Fed.
Economic Anxiety Index®

If the economy is rigged, toward whom?

by Kimberly Adams Oct 20, 2016
Most say the rich and companies benefit. Beyond that, there are stark divisions.
Mid-day Update

Comparing Clinton's and Trump's plans to reduce the national debt

by Mark Garrison Oct 20, 2016
How the presidential candidates addressed the issue of national debt during last night's debate, perceptions about a rigged economy, and the fate of an iconic Boston sign.

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