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The Weekly Wrap
Politico’s Sudeep Reddy and the Washington Post’s Heather Long chat with "Marketplace" host Kai Ryssdal about the debt ceiling, infrastructure and more of this week’s economic news.
Inflation is eating away at incomes while the delta variant is discouraging consumers from going out and spending.
Because lawmakers couldn’t agree on a series of spending bills before Oct. 1, agencies keep running on last year’s budget.
AFL-CIO President Elizabeth Shuler advocates a revitalized labor movement that expands high-quality jobs and reduces inequality.
More choice in the EV market is among the factors boosting consumer demand.