Monthly Archives: September 2014

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Zephyr Teachout, Populism and Lessons From a Democrat Primary

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Zephyr Teachout's campaign against Andrew Cuomo, the shared goals of left and right populism and what we can take away from the Democrat primary.

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Big Mac Could Cost $7.82 with $15 Minimum Wage

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Melissa Quinn to discuss the fight for a $15 minimum wage, how it would hurt jobs and what your favorite fast foods would cost with that pay increase.

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Smart Societies

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Peter Salins to discuss his new book Smart Societies, American education and assimilation in today's America.

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The Comedic Climate Change Agenda of the U.N.

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Daniel Payne to discuss the U.N.'s comedic climate agenda, their many failed prophesies and how the left has removed the welfare stigma.

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A Fight at the Opera

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss an abrupt resignation at the Vienna State Opera, Governor Cuomo's primary challenger and corruption in New York politics.

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August Jobs Number Disappoints

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the August jobs report, the fast food workers strike and a new burger flipping machine.

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The “We Have No Strategy” Strategy Has the Obama Team Confused

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by David Patterson to discuss the Obama Administration's confused stance on ISIS, the mixed message of chief officials and the lame response to Putin.

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Will the 2014 Election Really be a Republican Wave?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Aaron Blake to discuss the 2016 primary calendar, who might be the first candidate to get in the race and if this year's election will really qualify as a Republican wave.

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A Hypersonic Failure and Sluggish Consumer Spending

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss a failed Pentagon test of a new hypersonic missile, sluggish consumer spending and why people aren't saving money.