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NOVEMBER 23, 2015

Will Democrats Force Health Insurers to Stay in Obamacare's Failing Exchanges? (Audio: Interview)

It is an embarrassment for the ACA if health insurers are forced out of Obamacare’s exchanges because of losses, IPI’s Merrill Matthews tells "Janet Mefferd Today." Will Democrats force the insurers to stay and sell in the exchanges?

NOVEMBER 11, 2015

VA's Ongoing Problems Benefit Politicians, Unions To Detriment of Veterans, Taxpayers (Audio: Interview)

Not much has changed in the Veterans Administration 18 months after news of its scandal first broke. And while veterans would enormously benefit from having vouchers for private insurance or even be enrolled in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Plan, the politicians and unions benefitting from the status quo make such reforms unlikely. 

NOVEMBER 11, 2015

The Real and Long-Term Effects of the Minimum Wage (Audio: Interview)

Merrill Matthews discusses with WAVA's Don Kroah in Washington DC the real and long-term effects of the minimum wage, plus how not much has changed for veterans in the broken VA system 18 months after its scandal broke.

NOVEMBER 10, 2015

Obama Kills Keystone XL (Audio: Interview)

In an interview with KLIF's Grant Stinchfield, IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews says it's no surprise that the Obama administration has officially killed the Keystone XL, regardless that phases of the Keystone pipeline have been running for years with no problem, and even the State Department has reported the project would do no harm to the environment and would also create jobs. So can anything be done to revive the project? 

NOVEMBER 9, 2015

Rejecting Keystone XL Mars Obama's Presidential Legacy (Audio: Interview)

Tom Giovanetti tells the Don Kroah Show that President Obama’s killing the Keystone XL will cloud his presidential legacy and show him to be a leader unwilling to work with Congress on anything.

NOVEMBER 9, 2015

Imposing Pharmaceutical Price Controls Hampers Innovation (Audio: Interview)

Dr. Merrill Matthews tells the national Lars Larson Show the many reasons explaining the high cost of some prescription drugs, what solutions would lower their cost, and warns that regulations or price controls would only make them more expensive or ensure they never reach the market. 

OCTOBER 20, 2015

An Affordable Health Care Alternative In The Age Of Obamacare (Audio: Interview)

IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews tells WINA's Rob Schilling a way to escape Obamacare's onerous mandates and still acquire quality health care. 

OCTOBER 20, 2015

The Push To Embrace Physician-Assisted Suicide (Audio: Interview)

Will embracing physician-assisted suicide change the culture of medicine and the doctor-patient relationship, as well as undermine the country’s longstanding value for the sanctity of life?  IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses with WAVA's Don Kroah.

OCTOBER 16, 2015

The Quickest Way to Lower the Trade Deficit (Audio: Interview)

In this interview with WAVA’s Don Kroah, IPI’s Merrill Matthews applauds the US House of Representatives for approving to lift the ban on crude oil exports, saying it’s the best way to not just lower the trade deficit but also to counter Iran. 

SEPTEMBER 29, 2015

Trump's Tax Plan: Weighing Its Political, Philosophical and Economic Merits (Audio: Interview)

Trump's plan is a dynamo in two of these areas and a failure in the last area.





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