Rising Consumer Staples Prices and Their Impact on the Economy

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss a deceptive practice companies use to raise prices, why egg prices are so high, and what these cost increases mean for the economy.

The Bond Market’s Wild Ride

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the swinging bond market, how The Fed has helped create the turmoil, and the latest on Greece.

The Failing Health of State ObamaCare Exchanges

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Melissa Quinn to discuss the health of state ObamaCare exchanges, Florida's rejection of Medicaid expansion and how King v. Burwell may have a dramatic impact on health insurance in 2016.

Andrew Malcolm on the Ever Growing 2016 GOP Field

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Andrew Malcolm to discuss the GOP Presidential field, the early attacks on Marco Rubio and if Hillary's scandals could sink her campaign.

Undue Aggression and the Role of Race in America’s Law Enforcement

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Leon Wolf to discuss the controversy surrounding a police officer's actions in McKinney, Texas, if race plays a roll in America's law enforcement agencies, and if police are being trained to be overly aggressive.

Is Chinese Hack Attack of OPM an Act of War?

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Chinese hack attack on OPM, why they might be collecting this data, and if this attack constitutes an act of war.

Young Techies Ditching College for Silicon Valley Startups

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss a growing trend of very young tech entrepreneurs, why college isn't right for everyone and how growing up in the internet age has equipped teenagers for early tech success.

Rick Perry Enters a Crowded GOP Field

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Ben Domenech to discuss Rick Perry's presidential campaign kickoff, how he stacks up against the rest of the crowded field, and the candidates that have a path to win the GOP nomination.

Medical Innovation v. Government Regulation

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Dr. Tom Stossel to discuss his book Pharmaphobia: How the Conflict of Interest Myth Undermines American Medical Innovation, the relationship between regulators and drug companies, and the problem with academics.

Governor Greg Abbott on Campus Carry and Battling the Obama Administration

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Texas Governor Greg Abbott to discuss the campus carry legislation passed by the Texas Legislature, the Governor's battles against the Obama Administration, and get a report on the floods that recently ravaged The Lone Star State.

Wall Street: Hillary for President!

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss George Pataki, Wall Street's likely support of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign, and the bad Q1 GDP number.

SCOTUS to Decide Meaning of “One Person, One Vote”

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Chad Flores to discuss a controversial case before the Supreme Court that will decide the meaning of "one person, one vote," the legal complexities of the case, and how a win for the challengers may cause even more chaos for redistricting.