Monthly Archives: February 2013

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The Men Who Would Be Pope

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Michael Dougherty to discuss the legacy of Pope Benedict, what his resignation will mean for the Church, and the men who may take his place.

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Dell Buyout Highlights Changing Tech Sector

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the cop-killer in California, news that the Pope is stepping down, and why the buyout of Dell Computers illustrates a changing technology sector.

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American-US Airways Merger Waiting in the Wings

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the hacking of the Bush family email accounts, the impending merger of American Airlines and U.S. Airways, and the appalling lack of customer service in the airline industry.

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Texas Attorney General on Guns, the EPA and Medicaid Fraud

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott to discuss new the battle against the Second Amendment, challenging the EPA, and his efforts to tackle Medicaid fraud.

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New Obamacare Estimates: More Costly, Fewer Covered

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech discuss new CBO estimates on early costs for implementation of Obamacare, scary new projections from the IRS, and what this all means for the average American family.

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Jonathan Last on America’s Baby Bust

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Jonathan Last to discuss his new book, the problem with all those dogs, and how America's baby bust will endanger our future.

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Matt Yglesias and the Difficulty of Starting a Small Business 

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the trouble Matt Yglesias found when starting a small business in D.C., how this experience differs from state to state and the impact small businesses have on our economy.

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Wall Street’s Reality Is Divorced From Our Own

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss January unemployment numbers, Q4 GDP, and why Wall Street's reality is so drastically different from Washington and main street.