The Leonard Lopate Show Edit this Published in The Leonard Lopate Show FTC to Investigate Data Brokers Listen 7 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/258459/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend The Federal Trade Commission is launching an investigation into how data companies track, sell and use information about consumers. Emily Steel, from the Financial Times, talks about the probe.