The Dow Jones plunged almost 200 points yesterday amid investor anxiety that Congress won’t pass a bill to raise the debt ceiling by August 2nd. The market rebounded slightly, and today House speaker John Boehner is trying to rally his caucus around a plan to raise the debt ceiling in two stages—one immediately, the second… Continue reading Today on Here and Now
Today at 1:00, WFPL will carry BBC World Have Your Say. World Have Your Say will have coverage of the aftermath of the attacks in Norway that left 93 people dead. The show will also look at the rise in right-wing extremism in Europe.