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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.

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Challenging the Constitutionality of Obamacare’s Medicaid Expansion

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Mario Loyola to discuss the court challenge of Obamacare's expansion of Medicaid, how the Tenth Amendment plays a role in that argument and the growing overreach of the federal government.

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TSA Wants to Search You Even When You’re Not in an Airport

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Pejman Yousefzadeh and Elizabeth Blackney to discuss TSA's growing search efforts outside of airports, state efforts to restrict intrusive airport searches, and Tim Geithner's call for new taxes.

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How Children Get Left Behind by Medicaid

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech discuss the recent McKinsey health insurance survey, the inability of children to gain access to medical care through Medicaid, and the costs that program has shoveled upon states.

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The Left’s War on Fracking and Domestic Oil Production

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Kathleen Hartnett White to discuss the Left's smear campaign against fracking and how the technology can open up large tracks of oil and natural gas right there in the U.S.

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The Democrats' Plan to Tax 62% of Your Money

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the end of nuclear energy in Germany, the Democrats' plan for a 62% tax bracket and the effects those taxes will have on the economy.

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The Redistricting Battle

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Aaron Blake to discuss the redistricting battle, then Pejman Yousefzadeh talks about Israel and the UN.

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The Unintended Consequences of Environmental Regulations

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by James Taylor to discuss the regulation of phosphates and why your dishwasher doesn't work anymore, then Pej talks about the White House and Egypt.

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Michael Williams on the Texas Senate Race

In Texas, where Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison is retiring, we're likely to see the biggest, most expensive Senate primary of the 2012 season. Today on Coffee and Markets we're talking with Michael Williams, a candidate for the job, about what his priorities will be for the race, what he would bring to the Senate, and what role he thinks the Tea Party will play in the election.

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Ted Cruz on His Race for the Senate in Texas

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Ted Cruz to talk about his race to replace Kay Bailey Hutchison in the US Senate.

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Many States Face a Fiscal Crisis

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Jeffrey Immelt's new job and the fiscal crisis facing many states.

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Virginia Speaker William Howell Discusses Repealing Obamacare

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Virginia Speaker of the House of Delegates, William J. Howell, to discuss the landmark win against Obamacare earlier this week, and how states can band together to repeal the legislation.