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Jobs Report Gives Fed Clearance for Rate Hike

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the November jobs report and how anti-terrorism officials failed to stop the attacks in California. Then former Pentagon official David Patterson talks about women in combat roles, and finally Dennis Greene and I talk NFL, and give fantasy football advice headed into the playoffs.

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Will The Fed Raise Key Interest Rate This Week?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to get his take on how the jobs picture could influence the Fed's rate hike decision. Then, Greg Robb from MarketWatch is here to discuss if the opinions of economists and market experts figure into a Fed decision.

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Tumbling Stocks and Falling Oil Prices May Delay Fed Action

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss falling stocks and oil prices. Then, Bryan Riley talks about protectionist sugar policies. Finally, Madaline Donnelly discusses the licensing and fees that hamper American workers.

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Rick Santelli on The Fed, Interest Rates, and the Economy

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Rick Santelli to discuss when The Fed will hike interests rates, by how much, and if the economy can absorb the rate increase. Then we'll be joined Steve Oliner from AEI to discuss the mortgage market, and finally Andrew McCarthy on terrorism, the Iran nuclear deal and his new book.

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Is The Fed Finally Looking to Raise Rates?

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.

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Big Banks Face Another Round of Fed Stress Tests

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the latest round of stress tests for big banks, if these capital plans could have made a difference during the financial crisis, and what may trigger the next crash.

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Bernanke: Low Interest Rates Here to Stay

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss shocking comments by Ben Bernanke about the Fed's interest rate policy, what his prediction could mean for the economy and how changes in the world stage could upend his prophesy.

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Fed Tightens Rules on Foreign Banks

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the announced release of Fed discussions from the 2008 financial crisis, new rules the Fed is applying to foreign banks and how EUrope's biggest banks may respond.

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Study: Fed Policy Helps Big Banks, Hurts the Little Guy

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the a new study on how the Fed's easy money policy has helped big banks, why it has hurt the middle class and if this policy is likely to continue.

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Audit The Fed?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss a deer's run in with the Cincinnati Fed office, Rand Paul's announcement that he will block Yellen's nomination and what Americans might find if we really do audit The Fed.

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Yellen’s Fed Will Look Familiar

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the official nomination of Janet Yellen as the next Fed Chair, why it's likely the Bernanke philosophy will continue forever and if the depressed job market is temporary or more permanent.

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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.