Monthly Archives: July 2015

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How to Fix America’s Public Pension Crisis

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Lawrence McQuillan, author of California Dreaming: Lessons on How to Resolve America's Public Pension Crisis. We'll talk about the $4.7 trillion dollars of unfunded pensions liabilities in this country, how California cities have been hit particularly hard by this issue, and lessons from the private sector that can help solve this problem.

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Hillary’s Bernie Sanders Problem, and the Insurgent Campaign of Donald Trump

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Matt Lewis to discuss Hillary Clinton's Bernie Sanders problem, Donald Trump's insurgent campaign, and if he has a chance to become the GOP nominee.

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Desperate Times in Greece After No Vote on Bailout Terms

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Greece's no vote this weekend on austerity measures, the likelihood of a Greek exit from the Euro, and what this means for the Greek economy.

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A Disappointing Jobs Report and Greece’s Big Vote

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the disappointing June jobs report, Greece's big bailout vote, and Independence Day.

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Terror Threats on the Rise Headed into July 4th Holiday

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by David Inserra to discuss the threat of terror attacks heading into the July 4th holiday, the most recent plots that where foiled here in the U.S., and why the ISIS model of self-radicalization is so dangerous.

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The History and Importance of Independence Day

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by David Pietrusza. We'll talk about the early celebrations of Independence Day, how the holiday has changed over the years, and why we shouldn't erase our nation's history.