How to read President Trump’s budget
Mar 11, 2019

How to read President Trump’s budget

We talk about what's in the proposal and what it says about the administration's priorities. Then: Kids today have more chronic diseases, which means extra pressure on school nurses. Plus: Why your bank is suddenly a "cafe."

Segments From this episode

Full-time school nurses in short supply

Mar 11, 2019
According to a recent study, fewer than 40 percent of schools employ a full-time nurse.
Nurse Maxine Pare inside her office at Etna-Dixmont Elementary School in Etna, Maine.
Robbie Feinberg for Marketplace

Americans passengers worry about Boeing after crash

Mar 11, 2019
The fatal crash of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 is prompting some Americans to establish whether their upcoming flights are on a Boeing 737 Max 8, the same kind of jet that crashed Sunday. Two U.S. carriers operate that type of plane — Southwest Airlines and American Airlines — and both are standing behind the safety […]
A LEAP engine is pictured on the first Boeing 737 MAX airliner is pictured at the company's manufacturing plant, on Dec. 8, 2015, in Renton, Washington.
Stephen Brashear/Getty Images
Online retailer Cheekys offers a monthly subscription service called "Chicks Fix" to their online customers.
Audrey Austin/Cheekys

During time of rapid growth, sorrow for Ethiopian Airlines

Mar 11, 2019
Sunday’s tragic crash of ET302 comes just as Ethiopian Airlines has been riding a wave of international investment, expansion and optimism. Over the last decade, the airline made a big push to build its fleet and increase routes, both within Africa and beyond the continent. A recent expansion of Ethiopia’s international airport opened in January […]
Two local boys examine a pile of twisted metal gathered by workers during the continuing recovery efforts at the crash site of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 on March 11, 2019 in Bishoftu, Ethiopia.
Jemal Countess/Getty Images

Washington banks try to lure customers with stylish branches

Mar 13, 2019
Chase Bank has entered the Washington, D.C. market, setting off a bank battle.
Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Music from the episode

Hard To Say Goodbye Washed Out
Cómo Me Quieres Khruangbin
Dans Le Noir Dark Rooms
Windchimes Eyeliner

The team

Nancy Farghalli Executive Producer
Daisy Palacios Senior Producer
Sean McHenry Associate Producer