Monthly Archives: April 2011

Paul Ryan and Barack Obama

Paul Ryan for President

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Steve Hayward to discuss the importance of Paul Ryan in the House, whether he'd make a good President and what to expect from Obama's speech tonight.

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How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by John J. Miller to discuss his new book, The Big Scrum: How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football. Then Nick Ayers stops by to discuss Tim Pawlenty's 2012 presidential campaign.

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The Budget Has Been Compromised

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Tim Pawlenty's hiring of Nick Ayers and the budget compromise that was reached on Friday night.

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From the Sammies in Chicago: Washington’s Looming Government Shutdown

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets from the Sammies in Chicago, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the political and economic costs of a potential government shutdown.

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Michael Barone Talks About Paul Ryan's Budget and 2012

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Michael Barone to talk about Paul Ryan's budget, how Republicans can appeal to minorities and the 2012 election.

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Can the GOP Snatch a Victory from Obama in 2012?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Mark Hemingway to discuss the Obama's launch of his 2012 campaign and who the GOP might nominate to face him, then Pej talks about the KSM trial.

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Paul Ryan's Plan to Slash the Federal Budget

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca and Pejman Yousefzadeh to discuss Paul Ryan's budget proposal, plus Francis explains why the Fed loaned billions to foreign banks.

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Is the Official Unemployment Rate the Real Unemployment Rate?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the differing unemployment statistics, and the consequences of long term unemployment benefits.

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Walmart Sees Rapid Inflation on the Horizon

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the latest jobs numbers, Walmart's inflation prediction and another NYSE merger bid.