On today's show, we'll talk about Volkswagen's decision to cut 30,000 jobs in the aftermath of its emissions cheating scandal; why some E.R. visits are costing patients much more than they expected; and how a NAFTA withdrawal could affect Mexico.
What's the latest news on the Trump administration? We'll look at what we might expect from Trump's planned meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe; the complications of managing the government's executive branch; and the president-elect's emerging economic policies.
President-elect Trump opposed the Trans-Pacific Partnership during his campaign. Now China is trying to strike a deal of its own with other Asian nations. How will the countries involved in the TPP react to this alternative? We'll also talk about the future of mergers and acquisitions, and look at a new art record set last night by the painter Willem de Kooning.
On today's show, we'll talk about Mary Jo White's decision to step down as chair of the Securities and Exchange Commission; how Congress will navigate future funding; and the economic effects of one Los Angeles-based infrastructure project.
On today's show, we'll talk about what the presidential transition team is responsible for; rising concerns from women about birth control access under a Trump administration; and the decline in union support for the Democratic Party this election.