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JANUARY 15, 2015

Minimum Wage Myths (Audio: Interview)

Merrill Matthews joins nationally syndicated Janet Mefferd in her Salem studio to discuss common economic myths about the minimum wage. 

JANUARY 14, 2015

Welcome to ObamaNet (Audio: Interview)

If you like your Post Office and your DMV, you’ll love ObamaNet, says Tom Giovanetti on Omaha's KFAB. 

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?

OCTOBER 21, 2014

SoundByte: Obama Tries Sinking His Teeth Into Competition

Is the Obama administration finally putting some teeth behind boosting competition? 

AUGUST 22, 2014

Podcast: Fracking Bans - But What About Property Rights?

The fracking issue has taken a new turn as a growing number of communities look to dramatically limit or even ban the practice. But what are the implications for property rights in light of fracking bans? IPI's Tom Giovanetti and Merrill Matthews take a look in this podcast. 

JULY 1, 2014

SoundByte: Unintended Consequences from Hobby Lobby Decision

IPI's Merrill Matthews warns that the impact from the Hobby Lobby decision may cause more companies to dump employees into Obamacare exchanges. 

JUNE 17, 2014

Medtronic's "Tax Inversion" Move Overseas & More (Audio: Interview)

Merrill Matthews joins Jason Lewis to discuss high taxes pushing American companies to move overseas, immigration reform and ending the export ban on US crude oil.  

JUNE 13, 2014

Ireland's Plain Packaging Law (Audio: Interview)

Tom Giovanetti joins Mark Davis on 660 AM The Answer to explain why an Irish mandate is a violation of property rights and freedom of speech for companies. 

MAY 15, 2014

Which States Are Succeeding in Courting Businesses and Creating Jobs?

States are competing for jobs, so who's winning? Merrill Matthews joins the nationally syndicated Jason Lewis Show to discuss. 

APRIL 30, 2014

Recipe for success: Lower taxes, fewer regulations, sane legislature (Audio: Interview)

The business-friendly environment of Texas and other states is drawing in major companies from high-tax, high-regulatory blue states, such as California. 


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