Sep 3, 2009

Marketplace for Thursday, September 3, 2009

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Marketplace for Thursday, September 3, 2009

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What's next for health care overhaul?

Sep 3, 2009
Health care reform expert Mark McClellan talks with Kai Ryssdal about rumors that President Barack Obama may drop the public option in a new health care bill and what's likely to happen next.

Ratings agencies lose free-speech claim

Sep 3, 2009
A federal judge has ruled that two credit-rating agencies can't stand behind free-speech protection and must defend themselves in a fraud lawsuit. Bob Moon reports.

A clean break from coal for Duke Energy

Sep 3, 2009
Duke Energy is leaving a clean-coal lobbying group over a rift on climate change legislation. Mitchell Hartman reports.

Education works as a placebo effect

Sep 3, 2009
Ever wonder why college is so expensive? Commentator Tyler Cowen says it's because there's more to education than just coursework.

Water drives Palestinians, Israelis apart

Sep 3, 2009
In the often tense relationship between Israelis and Palestinians there are many underlying issues: land, settlement rights... and water. Michael May reports.

Ireland's woes bring Irish back to U.S.

Sep 3, 2009
During the 90s, a low-tax policy brought many businesses to Ireland. But the recession has hammered the Emerald Isle, and now many Irish are coming back to America. Alisa Roth reports.

Video resumes highlight good attributes

Sep 3, 2009
Still can't find work? It's not you, it's your resume. A new company thinks video resumes are the secret to standing out. Cash Peters reports.