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MAY 13, 2015

Irving Earthquakes, Tax Debate in the Texas Legislature (Audio: Interview)


IPI president Tom Giovanetti joins 660 AM The Answer host Mark Davis to discuss recent earthquakes in Irving and what may be at "fault," such as seismic activity or issues related to high powered wastewater disposal from drilling. Plus, as the Texas Legislature winds down, which tax cutting measures should win out: property tax cuts or sales tax cuts? 

APRIL 22, 2015

Texas’ HB 40 Reins in Local Tyranny (Audio: Interview)


A bill working through the Texas Legislature, HB 40, is a positive step toward making sure that rule of law, not majority tyranny, governs municipal rule-making. Tom Giovanetti discusses with 660 AM The Answer’s Mark Davis. 

MARCH 10, 2015

Extreme Winters Show Americans Still Have Strong Need For Fossil Fuels (Audio: Interview)


How well would Boston be doing this winter if its energy use was restricted only to that of wind and solar power sources? 

FEBRUARY 11, 2015

SoundByte: Media Malpractice On Cause of Texas Earthquakes?


What’s causing the North Texas earthquakes? IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews says thanks to media malpractice, you wouldn’t know where the fault lies. 

FEBRUARY 4, 2015

Abbott Stance on Local Control Is Correct (Audio: Interview)


Conservatives should not prioritize "local control" over rule of law, warns Tom Giovanetti on 660 AM- The Answer's The Mark Davis Show. 

FEBRUARY 3, 2015

Nothing Sacred About Local Control (Audio: Interview)


In this interview with 570 AM KLIF's Grant Stinchfield of the Stinchfield Report, IPI president Tom Giovanetti discusses how new Texas governor Greg Abbott ruffled feathers when he implied that he had a strong view of the power of state law to supersede municipal regulations that restrict the rights and freedoms of Texans.

NOVEMBER 20, 2014

“No One Knows Why Obama Thinks He Has The Power To Do This"


Merrill Matthews talks with WFTL's Joyce Kaufman about the president’s amnesty plan, Jonathan Gruber’s inflammatory statements on the “stupidity of the American public”, as well as the president’s threats to veto legislation on the Keystone XL. 

NOVEMBER 7, 2014

President Obama Loses His Human Shield; Now What? (Podcast)


Under Senator Harry Reid, the U.S. Senate virtually stopped functioning—no hearings, no legislation, and no budget. But now with a Republican majority approaching in January, IPI's Tom Giovanetti and Merrill Matthews, Ph.D. discuss what’s next for a lame-duck Senate, especially for legislation such as the Internet Tax Freedom Act, the Marketplace Fairness Act, and the tax extenders. And what may the new Republican-led Senate attempt to accomplish in Obama’s final two years?

NOVEMBER 6, 2014

Has Texas Been Coasting? (Audio: Interview)


IPI’s Tom Giovanetti joins Mark Davis on KSKY’s 660 AM- The Answer to discuss a new Congress’s policy priorities and whether the President may be amenable to any of their agenda. Plus, what’s next for Denton as lawsuits are piling up as a result of the new drilling ban? And Giovanetti has a surprising message for newly elected Texas governor Greg Abbott. 

OCTOBER 9, 2014

Denton Anti-Drilling Group Funded By Outside Extremists (Audio: Interview)


A Denton anti-driling group has claimed to be entirely grassroots, but that's clearly not the case. 

 

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