The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is a production of our advertising agency, Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications and is the only daily, hour-long business news broadcast in the Midwest. You can hear the broadcast Monday - Friday at 4:30pm on our Radio Blog,and each Sunday on News/Talk 1540 KXEL starting at 2pm. The Business News Hour is made possible through the sponsorship of: Iowa Workforce Development, Aureon of West Des Moines, ReMax Concepts of the Des Moines Metro, the, The Strudl Haus of Des Moines, Tero International, The Iowa Business Journals, Country Vet Naturals and AARP-Iowa of Des Moines.
"Another day, another tweet…another wild day on Wall Street" Today we learned that Sears will close it’s last store in….Chicago…that’s how tough it is. Trouble at United States Gypsum…and Warren Buffett is involved. Got money? Got Fidelity? Some changes coming… Forget baby boomers…or millennial's…a new report says Gen X is responsible for massive changes to business… President Trump tells Midwestern lawmakers…”Everything is going to be just fine…” Palmer’s Deli in Ankeny is closed…why? We’ll tell you. Those stories and more…along with our guests…coming up Kent Sovern…from AARP-Iowa joins us for a number of upcoming events…we’ll check the markets and then we’re going to check back in with Eddie Mauro one of the candidates seeking the opportunity to run against Congressman David Young in November… Let's start with the business news....
We sit down for a conversation with our friend Kent Sovern from AARP-Iowa and talk about some legislation he, and thousands of others, hopes will survive and be passed into law. We'll shread some stuff, talk about financial well being, bicycles and so much more. Always a pleasure to have Kent with us... If you want to connect with everything going on such as the Iowa Care Act or other activities and events...click through. And, nope you do not have to be a member of AARP-Iowa to take advantage of all that is offered...including the food.
The markets rebounded today...thanks to a Tweet from President Trump. Did you ever think that public policy and/or the markets would move on a....tweet?
There are now three people running for the opportunity to take on Rep. David Young in November, We've made the decision to speak with each of them between now and the June Primary. Here, is our interview with Eddie J. Mauro, we talk about health care, taxes, the rural economy and more. Meet Eddie Mauro:
The award winning Insight on Business the News Hour with Michael Libbie is the only weekday, hour-long business podcast in the Midwest. The national, regional and local business news along with long-form business interviews can be heard Monday - Friday starting at 4:30pm here on Podbean, iTunes, Stitcher or TuneIn Radio. And you can catch The Business News Hour Week in Review each Sunday at 2pm on News/Talk 1540 KXEL. The Business News Hour is a production of Insight Advertising, Marketing & Communications. You can follow us on Twitter @IoB_NewsHour.