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On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the big market drop yesterday, how the falling price of oil is going to impact the jobs market, and what this downturn will mean for The Fed. Then, Bryan Riley from the Heritage Foundation will talk about the protectionist sugar policies that makes your Oreos more expensive. Finally, Madaline Donnelly from the Daily Signal discusses the licensing and fees that hamper American workers.

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