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Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Apr 1, 2014

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, April 1, 2014

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Kevin Spacey has been lobbying the state congress in Maryland, which is where the Netflix hit House of Cards is filmed. The company wants tax breaks, but Maryland's saying no. Also, we take a look at the individual investor in the HFT environment. 

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Kevin Spacey has been lobbying the state congress in Maryland, which is where the Netflix hit House of Cards is filmed. The company wants tax breaks, but Maryland’s saying no. Also, we take a look at the individual investor in the HFT environment. 

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