Monthly Archives: April 2011

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GDP Down, Unemployment Up: America's Falling Economic Star

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the royal wedding, the disappointing GDP numbers, higher unemployment and Ben Bernanke.

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The New Geopolitics of Food

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech discuss the world's challenges providing food for booming populations in China, India and elsewhere.

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Obama's Libya Problem

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Pejman Yousefzadeh and Elizabeth Blackney to debate whether or not Obama should have intervened in Libya, what the real reasons for our involvement are, and who's to blame when the operation goes awry.

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Matt Lewis Talks About Haley Barbour, Ron Paul and the 2012 GOP Field

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Matt Lewis to discuss Haley Barbour's decision not to run for President, Ron Paul's entrance into the field and who might be leading contenders for VP.

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David Malpass on the Government as a "Silent Partner"

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Francis Cianfrocca is joined by David Malpass, economist former Reagan administration official and founder of Encima Global to discuss the Fed, raising the debt ceiling and how the government is a "silent partner" in American business.

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Unions Attack Boeing, Threaten Freedom of Speech

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss union complaints to the National Labor Relations Board against Boeing that threaten their ability to do business and potentially our freedom of speech.

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The Facebook Culture and its Effect on Marriage

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Katherine Miller and Mark Jackson to discuss how the Facebook culture has impacted today's young adults how it will change the institution of marriage for an entire generation.

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S&P May Downgrade US Credit Rating Amid Rising Debt

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Pejman Yousefzadeh and Elizabeth Blackney to discus S&P's potential downgrade of the United States' credit rating and the eminent raising of our debit ceiling in Congress.

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The Danger of Obamacare's Unchecked Authority

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Ben Domenech is joined by Jeffrey H. Anderson to discuss the costs of Obamacare, the danger of IPAB and taxes.

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Dr. Arthur Laffer on Paul Ryan's Budget, Taxes and the Economy

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Francis Cianfrocca are joined by Dr. Arthur Laffer of the Texas Public Policy Foundation and the Laffer Center to discuss Paul Ryan's budget plan, deficits, taxes the economy and more.

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The Consequences of Obama Economics

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the latest on inflation, and the consequences of Obama Economics.

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Barack Obama Fires Back at Paul Ryan

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by David Hogberg to discuss Barack Obama's speech responding to Paul Ryan's budget plan.