Tag Archives: crony capitalism

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Crony Capitalism and the Power of The Fed

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Hunter Lewis to discuss his books, the undo influence of the Fed, and if there is room in America for libertarian populism.

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The Solyndra Scandal and Obama’s Crony Capitalism

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Elizabeth Blackney are joined by Philip Klein from the Washington Examiner to discuss the latest on the Solyndra scandal and how it perfectly illustrates the crony capitalism and back room deal culture of the Obama administration. Then, we'll discuss Obama's plan to reduce the deficit through phantom cuts and trillions in tax hikes.