Massachusetts Plans to Squeeze Doctors to Control Health Care Costs

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Josh Archambault to discuss the Massachusetts effort to manage health care costs by squeezing the state’s doctors, how it will impact the quality of care, and whether the national discussion on Obamacare will influence the legislature’s final product. We’re brought to you as | Read More »

    Jay Cost Talks Spoiled Rotten

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Pejman Yousefzadeh and Kevin Holtsberry are joined by Jay Cost to discuss his book Spoiled Rotten: How the Politics of Patronage Corrupted the Once Noble Democratic Party and now Threatens the American Republic, the history of the Democratic party’s patronage system, and the state of modern Democratic politics. We’re brought to | Read More »

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    Syria, Iran and an Explosive Middle East

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Peter Brookes talks about the latest developments in Iran, response to the Syrian massacre and the explosive situation in the Middle East. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do so | Read More »

    The Politics of Government Investment

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to honor our military and take about a new study examining the relation between corporate political connections and government investment. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do so | Read More »

    Greece’s False Austerity is a Lesson for Washington

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the false austerity in Greece, how Washington should learn from this example and the perils of Keynesian economics. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do so | Read More »

    A Closer Look at Mitt Romney’s Education Plan

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Joy Pullman, to discuss Mitt Romney’s education plan, his school choice proposal, and how he would change higher-ed. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do so at coffee[at]newledger.com. We hope | Read More »

    A Nation of Heretics

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Pejman Yousefzadeh and Kevin Holtsberry are joined by Ross Douthat to discuss his book Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics, how American Christianity has gone astray, and the deeply troubling consequences for American life and politics. We’re brought to you as always byStephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d | Read More »

    Catholics Sue to Stop HHS Birth Control Mandate

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Michael Hernon of Franciscan University, to discuss the Catholic lawsuit over the HHS mandate that religious institutions provide coverage of birth control and why Franciscian became the first Catholic institution to drop health insurance for students over the HHS mandate. We’re brought to | Read More »

    Why Did the Facebook IPO Stumble?

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Greece’s potential exit from the Euro, Nasdaq’s Facebook problem and why the Facebook’s IPO failed to impress. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do so at | Read More »

    The Facebook IPO

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss Facebook’s IPO, why it may be over-valued and the process of an IPO. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do so at coffee[at]newledger.com. We hope you | Read More »

    Ted Cruz: Senate is the Battleground for Conservatism

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Ted Cruz to discuss his campaign, a response to recent attack ads, and the importance of a conservative caucus in the U.S. Senate. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do | Read More »

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    Our Tech Obsessed Culture

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Pejman Yousefzadeh and Kevin Holtsberry are joined by Dr. Larry Rosen to discuss his book on tech addictions, how to recognize them, and how to lessen any unhealthy dependency that we may have on technology. We’re brought to you as always byStephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, | Read More »

    Will Gay Marriage or the Tea Party Have a Bigger Impact in 2012?

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Aaron Blake to discuss Romney’s reaction to Obama’s gay marriage support, his missed opportunity with the GOP base, and why both the establishment and Tea Party could lose in Nebraska. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d | Read More »

    The Volcker Rule and J.P Morgan’s $2 Billion Loss

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the political fallout from J.P. Morgan’s $2 billion loss, calls for Jamie Dimon to leave the NY Fed, and how the Volcker would impact the big banks. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like | Read More »

    J.P. Morgan’s Big Black Eye and Trouble in Spain

    Download Podcast | iTunes | Podcast Feed On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the $2 Billion trading loss at J.P. Morgan, why Greece may be leaving the Euro Zone, and brewing trouble in Spanish banks. We’re brought to you as always by Stephen Clouse and Associates. If you’d like to email us, you can do | Read More »