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JULY 22, 2015

Will An Iran Deal Cause Jewish Voters To Break with Democrats? (Audio: Interview)

Merrill Matthews joins WINA's Rob Schilling to discuss the history of modern Jewish voting trends and speculates how Jewish voters may break from typical support patterns pending a nuclear deal with Iran. 

JULY 20, 2015

Could the Iran Deal Make Any Difference For Democrats In 2016? (Audio: Interview)

Could President Obama’s questionable deal with Iran—which Israel strongly opposes—erode Democrats' grip on the Jewish vote? IPI's Merrill Matthews explains with KMED's Bill Meyer. 

JULY 14, 2015

Is Medicare-for-All Better Than Obamacare? (Audio: Interview)

If Republicans are unable to repeal or somehow bypass Obamacare, conservatives may eventually decide that a single-payer system—such as expanding Medicare to everyone—would be better than the Obamacare status quo. Merrill Matthews talks with WGTK’s Joe Elliott. 

JUNE 26, 2015

Hope for Jeb Bush? (Audio: Interview)

He may be the best of the Bushes and even win the Republican presidential nomination, but Jeb Bush doesn’t excite the conservative base like other candidates. Plus, Matthews explains why fast-track trade authority is a good thing and will allow Congress to give an up or down vote on trade partnerships. 

JUNE 25, 2015

Silver Lining? Hope For Those Disappointed in King v Burwell Ruling (Audio: Interview)

While many were disappointed in the Supreme Court’s ruling for King v Burwell, IPI’s Merrill Matthews tells Point of View’s Kerby Anderson that the best solution has always been for Congress to either repeal or bypass Obamacare, rather than have a panel of justices undermine the law. And if the federal subsidies had been struck down, the Republicans did not have a strategy for a King win.  

JUNE 25, 2015

What Now? Takeaways From King v Burwell (Audio: Interview)

IPI's Merrill Matthews joins Wisconsin talk host Vicki McKenna to discuss the aftermath of the Supreme Court's King v Burwell decision, and what political solutions may be available for individuals and states needing relief from Obamacare's onerous mandates. 

JUNE 18, 2015

The Impact of a King Win On Health Care Stocks (Audio: Interview)

Obamacare has been a boon to the health care industry, but a Supreme Court decision favoring King could send health care stocks into a tailspin.

JUNE 16, 2015

Chaffetz Bill Even Worse Than Marketplace Fairness Act (Audio: Interview)

Tom Giovanetti discusses the latest online sales tax ploy in Congress and how it would do serious harm to small business and interstate commerce. 

MAY 19, 2015

Two Things That Hurt: New CAFE Standards and the Obamacare Health Exchanges (Audio: Interview)

There's no sugarcoating how badly many of the state Obamacare exchanges have failed, and the problems are only just beginning, says IPI's Merrill Matthews in this interview with Washington DC radio host Don Kroah. Plus, a new draconian CAFE standard will only mean more high-priced, unsafe cars for US motorists. 

MAY 15, 2015

No, Mr. President, Health Care Costs Are Declining Because We Are Paying More (Audio: Interview)

The growth in health care spending has slowed down and President Obama wants you to know his health care law gets the credit. Or maybe the blame, because one reason for that slowdown is that you are spending more out of your own pocket, says IPI's Merrill Matthews to WAVA host Don Kroah. 




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