Danielle Kurtzleben

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This Year Many Women Under 30 Are Running For Congress

Friday, June 29, 2018

28-year-old Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's upset primary victory over a leader of the Democratic Party this week is part of a trend of women under 30 running for Congress this year.

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Why Teen Employment Numbers Are Down

Friday, June 29, 2018

We look at the reasons why the number of teenagers looking for summer jobs has dropped over the past few decades.

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MoviePass / Fail?

Friday, June 22, 2018

If you pay MoviePass 10 dollars a month, you can go to the movies every day. Great for customers, but hard on a company's bottom line. Today on the show, what's the plan, MoviePass?

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When Retirement Advice Went Viral

Friday, June 22, 2018

America faces a retirement crisis, as most people aren't on track to have enough saved by the time they retire. We talk to the inventor of the 401(k) about how it was all supposed to work.

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Teenage (Employment) Wasteland

Thursday, June 21, 2018

The teen summer job is a vaunted tradition...one that is fading. Today's teenagers just aren't working as much as their forebears. And that could have serious implications for America's labor market.

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Gettin' Giggy With It

Friday, June 15, 2018

Despite the proliferation of apps like Lyft, TaskRabbit, and Uber, a new report found no growth in people primarily doing this kind of work. Here's how the "gig economy" is and isn't changing.

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Trading Spaces

Thursday, June 14, 2018

The New York Stock Exchange — that bastion of American capitalism — owes its existence to two dozen men, a buttonwood tree, and a coffee shop. Today on The Indicator: the history of Wall Street.

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Dude, Where's My Trade War?

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

One way to think of President Trump's trade policy is as a sort of soap opera. Today, we catch you up on the latest dramatic twists and also answer a big, looming question: are we in a trade war?

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CBO vs. POTUS

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

The Congressional Budget Office has a long history of disputes with the White House, including the current administration. But the first-ever director of the CBO says this time is different.

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When Retirement Advice Goes Viral

Thursday, June 07, 2018

So how much should you have saved for retirement? We wanted to know, so we asked the guy who invented the 401k.

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To Err Is Human, To Revise Divine

Friday, June 01, 2018

The monthly jobs report. Economists watch it, financial markets move on it, but it may not be as accurate as you'd think.

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The Big Caveat With The Labor Department's Jobs Report

Friday, June 01, 2018

Friday is jobs day, when the monthly employment report comes out, but those numbers come with a big asterix, including the massive margin of error, and the revisions. But what does this say about the reports as an economic indicator?

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Iowa Democrats Are Trying To Reverse A Shift In Their State

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Democrats have been pushed out of power at all levels of state and federal government. They have lost a lot of ground in Iowa, where the state party is rebuilding from the grassroots.

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Ahead Of Midterms, Both Parties Talk To Voters About Health Care

Monday, May 28, 2018

Four years ago, Republicans went into midterms focused on dismantling the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare. Democrats now believe the health care issue could boost them to victory in November.

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FEC Says That Candidates Can Use Campaign Funds For Child Care

Thursday, May 10, 2018

The unanimous decision comes as a record number of women run for the U.S. House — and motherhood takes on an increasingly visible role in politics.

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Are Women Candidates Winning More In 2018?

Thursday, May 10, 2018

The "wave of women" candidates played out in this week's primaries in Indiana, North Carolina, Ohio, and West Virginia, particularly among Democrats. There were 27 women winners in House primaries.

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Women Candidates Finding Success In Early Primaries

Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Women had particularly strong success in Tuesday's primaries for congressional seats. It's part of a broader pattern of record numbers of women running for office in 2018.

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Likely 2020 Democratic Candidates Want To Guarantee A Job To Every American

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Cory Booker, Kirsten Gillibrand, Bernie Sanders and others back "job guarantee" programs to assure jobs for all who want them. It's another sign of top Democrats embracing further left positions.

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If A Parent's Day Job Is Running For Congress, Can The Campaign Pay For Child Care?

Sunday, April 22, 2018

A congressional candidate is asking the Federal Election Commission to decide whether she's allowed to use campaign funds to pay for child care while she spends her days on the trail.

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New York Congressional Candidate Wants To Use Campaign Funds To Pay For Child Care

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Liuba Grechen Shirley, a Democratic congressional candidate in New York, is petitioning the Federal Election Commission to use campaign funds for child care while she devotes time to running for office.

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