Marketplace Morning Report

with David Brancaccio

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, February 21, 2012

All week, our own Jeremy Hobson will be broadcasting from Michigan as part of our Election 2012: The Real Economy coverage. Today, he speaks with Republican Governor Rick Snyder about the state's economic recovery. Michigan was a big recipient of bailout money -- and speaking of bailouts, Greece will receive another round of money from its European partners.

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US President Barack Obama leaves after speaking during a Democratic campaign fundraiser in Bellevue, Wash., February 17, 2012. The Obama super PAC has raised far less money than its Republican counterparts.
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Republican presidential candidate and former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum speaks at a campaign rally February 17, 2012 in Shelby Township, Mich. The state's election will be tinged with the shadows of the auto industry bailout.
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Greece has managed to avoid a messy default, at least for a few months, thanks to another bailout from its European partners.
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The General Motors world headquarters is seen February 16, 2012 in Detroit, Mich. Years after a big government bailout of the auto industry, the move is still on the minds of Michiganders.
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A woman looks at anti-govermant slogans outside a bank the morning after violent protests took place against the Government's austerity plans, February 13, 2012 in Athens, Greece. Will businesses there be able to survive after the latest bailout?
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'The Scream' by expressionist painter Edvard Munch is on display for the public on May 23, 2008 at the Munch Museum in Oslo. The painting is set to go on sale next year.
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Recording artist Sean 'Diddy' Combs speaks onstage at the Keep Memory Alive foundation's 'Power of Love Gala' celebrating Muhammad Ali's 70th birthday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena February 18, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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News happens while you sleep. Marketplace Morning Report gives you a head start on the day. Throughout the morning, host David Brancaccio shares the latest on markets, money, jobs and innovation, providing the context you need to make the smartest decisions. And from London, host Anu Anand presents Marketplace Morning Report from BBC World Service to bring you up to speed as the global economy shifts. It's the world perspective you need, from two trusted sources.