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JANUARY 29, 2019

Democrats Devolving into Unserious, Cartoonish Candidates (Audio: Interview)


Today’s field of Democrat presidential hopefuls espouse such radical fringe ideas, they’re basically “full blown democratic socialists,” says Dr. Merrill Matthews on Janet Mefferd Live. How has today’s Democratic party pitched so far to the left, and does it have any hope of staying relevant?

JANUARY 15, 2019

Potential China Trade Deal, Democrats’ Freebie Wish-List (Audio: Interview)


In an interview with Mike Siegel, IPI’s Merrill Matthews discusses the Chinese trade war, its impact on the U.S. economy, and what may finally be spurring President Trump to cut a deal and bring it to resolution.  And as Democrats voice their priorities in a new legislative session, Matthews addresses the raising the federal minimum wage, Medicare-for-all, and free college tuition.

 

JANUARY 4, 2019

Economic News in the New Year (Audio: Interview)


On Point of View with Kerby Anderson, IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses recent economic news: the roiling stock market, big gains for employment and labor mobility, and how Apple stock value could be impacted by a trade deal with China.

DECEMBER 14, 2018

Economic Trends Going Into 2019 (Audio: Interview)


In an interview with WBOB's Ed Dean, IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses the economic trends we are seeing going into the new year. 

NOVEMBER 2, 2018

The 2018 Election: Economic Changes Past, Present & Future (Audio: Interview)


On the eve of the historic 2018 midterm elections, IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews cohosts Point of View discussing the core issues at stake and President Trump's impact on the economy after two years in office. 

OCTOBER 31, 2018

Democrat Paradise, Economic Armageddon (Audio: Interview)


In an interview with WIBA/WISN host Vicki McKenna, IPI resident scholar Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses the economic implications of Democrats’ dream to make ban private health insurance, raise the corporate tax rate, and institute a mandatory $15 minimum wage.

OCTOBER 3, 2018

Strong Economy 'Direct Result' of Trump's Policies (Audio: Interview)


On Michigan's "The Steve Gruber Show," IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses 10 economic graphs paint an irrefutable picture of theimprovements made by the Trump administration’s market-oriented agenda.

AUGUST 31, 2018

Employee Pay: Let the Market Work (Audio: Interview)


On 660 AM – The Answer’s Mark Davis Show, Tom Giovanetti explores a bizarre attack by tv host Tucker Carlson against worker compensation decisions made by large corporations such as Amazon and Walmart, and also lauds President Trump’s recent decision to cancel an upcoming across-the-board civilian federal worker pay increase.  

AUGUST 31, 2018

More Democrats Repudiate Capitalism, Embrace Socialism (Audio: Interview)


In this segment from Point of View, IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews compares the eerie similarities between the values of Democratic Socialists and the platform of today's Democratic Party, and also discusses a new poll showing how most Democrats are repudiating capitalism.  

AUGUST 21, 2018

US Consumers Shoulder Burden of Tariffs (Audio: Interview)


In this interview on the Jim Bohannon Show, Tom Giovanetti discusses how tariffs work, which when implemented, only raise the cost of goods and services for consumers from both foreign and domestic sources. 

 

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