Showdowns at SCOTUS

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Chad Flores to discuss King v Burwell, Obergefell v. Hodges, and why SCOTUS seems to be settling so many key political issues.

Hunter Baker on Christianity, Liberty, and Political Life

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Hunter Baker to discuss his new book The System Has a Soul: Essays on Christianity, Liberty, and Political Life, Christ as a conscience for society, and freedom of worship vs. freedom of religion.

The True Meaning and Great Importance of Easter

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Erick Erickson to discuss the true meaning of Easter, why it is such an important day in the history of the world and the continued growth of Christianity.

The Great Liberal-Conservative Divide

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by William Gairdner to discuss his new book, the issues that divide Liberals and Conservatives and if we can ever get along.

How Will a Change in Democrat Leadership Impact the U.S. Senate?

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Melissa Quinn to discuss Harry Reid's retirement, the likely accent of Chuck Schumer to Minority Leader and what a change in leadership will mean for Democrats in the Senate.

Should We Automate Airliners?

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the crash of an airliner in Europe last week, the extent of today's safety systems and if hackers could take advantage of more automated flight systems.

The Iran Nuke Negotiations and Our Changing Relationship with Israel

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by David Harsanyi to discuss the Iran nuke negotiations, our changing relationship with Israel and who is to blame for a Middle East in turmoil.

The Strengths and Weaknesses of Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Andrew Malcolm to discuss Ted Cruz joining the 2016 campaign, his strengths and weaknesses and why he could mop the floor with his competition in the debates.

David Pietrusza on Sing Sing in the 1930s

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by author and historian David Pietrusza to discuss his latest book about Sing Sing prison in the 1930s, the process of self-publishing a novel and baseball's Opening Day.

Will Concern for Head Injuries Ruin Football?

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Josh Zerkle to discuss Chris Borland's decision to retire from the NFL at 24, if the attention on head injuries will lead to serious changes in the game and the NFL's potential expansion to London.

Is The Fed Finally Looking to Raise Rates?

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Israeli election, signs The Fed may raise rates and what a hike would do to the markets.

Silicon Valley’s Unicorn Valuations

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss how VCs value tech start-ups, why they have insane values and Silicon Valley's unicorns.