Tag Archives: Michigan

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The Toxic Tragedy in Flint, Michigan

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Shikha Dalmia to discuss the tragedy in Flint Michigan, who may ultimately be responsible for the dangerous lead levels in the city's water, and how much it will cost to fix.

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Smokers Are Singled Out in Obamacare Rate Hikes

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech discuss the premium spikes smokers will see under Obamacare, where medical malpractice reform efforts have helped access to care and healthcare's coming two-tier system.

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The Battle Over Redistricting, and the Passing of Andrew Breitbart

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Aaron Blake to discuss the fallout from the Michigan primary and the latest on the battle over redistricting. We'll also morn the passing of conservative media icon, and supporter of Coffee and Markets, Andrew Breitbart.

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The New Economics of College Football and the Need for Reform at the NCAA

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined Christian Tappe, and Josh Zerkle to discuss the recent scandal at Ohio State University, then ask whether the NCAA's rulebook should be rewritten to accommodate the new economics of college football.