Monthly Archives: September 2015

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Jeb Bush’s Tax Plan and Apple’s Latest Gadgets

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Jeb Bush's proposed tax plan, then Xavier Harding talks about Apple's new iPhone, the iPad Pro, and how the updated Apple TV stacks up against its competitors.

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Regulations Hampering the Sharing Economy

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Ryan Streeter to discuss the regulation hurdles that small businesses and sharing economy companies face, then Genevieve Wood talks about rich families that scam the federal housing voucher system, and Dennis Greene previews the NFL season.

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The Toxic Nature of Modern Political Discussion

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson talk to Mary Katherine Ham and Guy Benson about their new book, then Lori Sanders and Cameron Smith from the R Street Institute discuss the need for the return of makers.

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With High Profile Shootings, Gun Control Returns to Public Debate

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Charles C.W. Cooke to talk about gun violence in America, what gun control proponents would like to do and his new book about Conservatarians. Then David Fortunato discusses his research on how concealed carry impacts criminals and the public. Finally, legendary reporter Andrew Malcolm talks about the potential for Joe Biden to enter the 2016 presidential campaign.

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Feel the Force of Star Wars Marketing

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the August jobs report, then writer and director John Ross talks about the summer movie season and the Force of the upcoming Star Wars movie.

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Rick Perry on Policing, the Economy, and Celebrity Leaders

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Governor Rick Perry to discuss the struggle between police and their communities, his economic record in Texas and why celebrities aren't always the best leaders. Then an update on the ruling against the NFL in Deflategate, and Jim Carafano from the Heritage Foundation discusses North Korea and China's military.

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Senate Approval of Iran Deal Likely, But Americans Still Hate It

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Allysen Efferson and author Arthur Herman to discuss his book on American industry in WWII, then Morgan Chalfant from the Washington Free Beacon discusses the Iran nuclear deal which secured enough votes for passage today, Hillary Clinton's email scandal and yesterday's police shooting outside Chicago.

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Back to School: Lean Lunches Spawn Student Black Markets

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Liz Harrington to discuss Michelle Obama's controversial school lunch plan, and the black markets that have developed in school cafeterias. Then Ellen Nakashima discusses the potential sanctions the White House is considering against Chinese companies, and Rob Tracinski gives us a recipe for the perfect BLT.