Monthly Archives: March 2013

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The Economic Rise of the South

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss North Korea's threat to bomb Austin, the draw of low tax southern states, and why embracing energy and manufacturing has allowed some states to better whether this downturn.

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States Battle to Reform Medicaid

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Ben Domenech is joined by Jim Capretta to discuss the cronyism of Medicaid, different state solutions being tested now, and how Texas can save its Medicaid program.

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David Freddoso on How the Liberal Media Helped Re-Elect Obama

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by by David Freddoso to discuss his new book Spin Masters, how the liberal media ignored stories like Benghazi and pushed the "War on Women" to help re-elect Barack Obama.

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Paul Bonicelli on Freedom in the Middle East

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Paul Bonicelli to discuss the uprisings in Egypt, the fight for democracy and turmoil in the Middle East.

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Cyprus Deal Takes 40% of Depositor Cash

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the the deal struck in Cyprus, how it's similar to Obama's GM takeover and Larry Kudlow's change of heart on Ben Bernanke.

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Cyprus on the Brink of Collapse and the London Whale Hearings

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the the latest on the financial crisis in Cyprus, the Russian involvement and JP Morgan's London Whale hearings.

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The Left’s Fake Science on Global Warming

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by James Taylor to talk about a recent study claiming a 4,000 year high of global temperatures, the problems with the study and the latest on climategate.

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The Unique Challenges Israel’s IDF Faces

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by a Major in Israel's IDF to discuss the challenges Israelis face with a war so close to home, an enemy that blends so easily into the background and the role of UAVs in modern warfare.

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Chuck Blahous on Medicaid Expansion

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Charles Blahous to discuss Obamacare, Medicaid expansion, and how the states will be impacted by the additional costs.

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Cyprus Seizes Taxpayer Money to Stave Off Crisis

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the bailout of Cyprus, the government's choice to seize money from the bank accounts of its citizens and if this may lead to the collapse of the Euro Zone.

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Scandal in Putin’s Russia

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss a dramatic scandal at the Bolshoi Ballet, what it says about Putin's Russia and we answer a listener question.

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Habemus Papam: What to Expect From Pope Francis

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Michael Brendan Dougherty to discuss the election of Pope Francis, his background serving the poor, and what can can expect from his papacy.