Obama’s Defense Budget Hurts Military Readiness, National Security

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Allysen Efferson and David Patterson. to discuss the President's budget, why the Defense spending is inadequate and why it's encouraging to see presidential candidates on both sides of the aisle addressing the need for reform at the VA.

Coming to the Internet of Things: Government Survailance

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Internet of Things, how spies and hackers can exploit these devices, and the trade off of convenience vs. security.

Remembering Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Chad Flores to discuss the loss of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, his lasting legal impact and who may replace him.

Andrew Malcolm on Trump’s Big New Hampshire Win

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Andrew Malcolm to discuss the New Hampshire primary, Trump's victory, and just how badly Bernie Sanders beat Hillary Clinton.

The Future of Bitcoin is in Doubt

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the loss of faith in Bitcoin by one of its founders, what it may mean for Bitcoin's viability, and the future of crypto-currency.

Chicago Stock Exchange Selling to Chinese Investors

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the sale of the Chicago Stock Exchange to a Chinese investor group, what it means for Chinese involvement in the U.S. markets, and if there should be any security concerns.

Will January Jobs Report Influence Next Fed Decision?

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the January jobs report, it's lower than expected results and if the numbers will impact the Fed's next meeting.

The Mess in the Middle East

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Allysen Efferson and David Patterson to discuss tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia, ISIS, and Iraq.

Jed Babbin Talks Iowa and Hillary’s FBI Investigation

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Allysen Efferson and Jed Babbin to discuss the results in Iowa, Bernie Sanders, and Hillary's FBI investigation.

Iowa Winners: Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and Bernie Sanders

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Andrew Malcolm discuss Ted Cruz's victory in Iowa last night and Marco Rubio's surprising third place finish. Plus Bernie Sanders almost beat Hillary Clinton, will she continue to feel the Bern in New Hampshire?

How Many Jobs Would be Lost if GOP President Abolished the IRS?

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the impact of drastic tax reform on the job market and a report showing the Obama Administration lied about dangers of default during the debt ceiling debate.

Washington’s Latest Education Intrusion

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On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by John Ross to talk Hollywood awards and Star Wars, then Joy Pullmann on the latest government intrusion into education, and Ed Krayewski talks Freddie Gray.