Monthly Archives: July 2011

House Speaker John Boehner

The Debt Ceiling Debacle and Who’s to Blame

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the crumbling "Boehner Plan" in the House, how Obama may circumvent it, and who's to blame for this mess.

Best selling author Brad Thor's latest thriller, Full Black

Brad Thor Talks About Full Black and the Patriots in America’s Special Forces

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by New York Times' best selling author Brad Thor to discuss his newest thriller Full Black, how he develops material for his books, the importance of highlighting the work of the fearless patriots in America's Special Forces, and the upcoming Warner Bros. film adaptations of his blockbuster novels.

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Islam and Personal Liberty

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Pejman Yousefzadeh is joined by Mustafa Akyol to discuss the seeds of liberalism within Islam, how those freedoms were trampled in Muslim countries, and how the Arab Spring and the Green Movement in Iran might restore that personal liberty.

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The Unchecked Power of the NLRB and Big Labor

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Brett McMahon to discuss the unchecked power of the NLRB, their attack on American small business and their attack on Boeing in South Carolina.

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With Debt Deadline Looming, Markets on High Alert

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the latest debt ceiling negotiation developments from this weekend, and how the markets will react if no deal is reached in time.

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Congressman Paul Ryan Discusses a Debt Ceiling Deal, the Gang of Six and Fixing the Economy

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca and Congressman Paul Ryan to discuss the latest in the debt ceiling negotiations, the Senate's Gang of Six plan, and the need to means test entitlement reform.

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Congressmen Bill Cassidy, Steve King and Jeb Hensarling on Cut, Cap and Balance and the Gang of Six

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Congressmen Bill Cassidy, Steve King and Jeb Hensarling to talk about the House passage of Cut, Cap and Balance, the Gang of Six plan in the Senate and more.

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Is the Gang of Six Headed for a Shootout with the House?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Pejman Yousefzadeh and Elizabeth Blackney to discuss the Gang of Six plan to settle the budget deal and what "increased revenue" might mean, then we'll talk about the British scandal centered around Rupert Murdoch's News of the World.

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Aaron Blake on the Tough Road to the GOP Nomination

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Aaron Blake from the Washington Post to discuss the latest quarter of 2012 fundraising numbers, the importance of Iowa and the grueling GOP primary calendar.

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The Failing Economy, the Debt Ceiling and 2012

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the poor economic productions for 2012, how the economy may impact Obama's campaign and the latest on the debt ceiling debate.

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Can Republicans Force Obama’s Hand on Debt Ceiling Deal?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the possibility of QE3, Italy, and the latest on the debt ceiling negotiations.

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Eric O’Keefe Talks About the Health Care Compact

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Eric O'Keefe to discuss the Health Care Compact, Medicaid and Medicare reform and the financial danger posed by unfunded liabilities.