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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 29, 2019

How Do You Pay for Medicare For All? (Audio: Interview)


On Rick Ungar’s Pod Complex podcast, Merrill Matthews says the legislators who rammed through Obamacare, which caused skyrocketing health care costs, now want to foist Medicare for all on us.

JANUARY 28, 2019

Unlimited Freebies and Asset Seizure: Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Have No Shame (Audio: Interview)


Universal free college tuition, socialized healthcare, student loan forgiveness, universal basic income… the Democratic Party’s 2020 presidential hopefuls have an unlimited list of freebies they want to give out.  Plus, Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants to seize the assets of billionaires. IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews joins Vicki McKenna on WIBA and WISN and discusses how Democrats have become so radical there’s not much separating their party platform from the basic principles of democratic socialism.

JANUARY 18, 2019

Medicaid Expansion Hammers Quality, Access to Care (Audio: Interview)


In an interview with WIBA’s Vicki McKenna, IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews dispels the notion that expanding government healthcare programs benefits consumers.  Matthews also says it’s not the uninsured, it’s Medicaid and Medicare that are underpaying reimbursement rates, which is driving up the cost of private sector healthcare.    

JANUARY 4, 2019

Healthcare and the New Congress (Audio: Interview)


On Point of View with host Kerby Anderson, IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses the significant role health care could play in the new Congress. 

JANUARY 3, 2019

What to Expect from the New Congress? (Audio: Interview)


How many of the freshman socialists’ ideas will be adopted by the new Democratic majority on Congress? IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses with WIBA and WISN talk host Vicki McKenna.

NOVEMBER 20, 2018

GOP Should Press Its Advantage in Lame Duck (Audio: Interview)


In an interview on Michigan's Steve Gruber Show, IPI president Tom Giovanetti pushes Republicans to press their advantage in the lame duck and repeal three of Obamacare's most harmful taxes. 

NOVEMBER 20, 2018

Medicare for All Means Government Rationing of Healthcare (Audio: Interview)


There’s a very dark side to Medicare for all. IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews explains in this interview with WIBA/WISN host Vicki McKenna.

NOVEMBER 19, 2018

Due Process, the Lame-Duck, and Hope for Criminal Justice Reform? (Audio: Interview)


In a discussion on Point of View, IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses the temporary reinstatement of CNN reporter Jim Acosta’s White House press pass by a federal judge, what Congress can achieve in the lame-duck session, and whether there’s bipartisan support for efforts such as criminal justice reform.

NOVEMBER 14, 2018

Politics, Election Fraud & California's Wildfires (Audio: Interview)


In a conversation with GCN's Mike Siegel, Dr. Merrill Matthews tackles the ideological trajectory of the Democratic Party, election fraud and incompetence in Florida's Broward County, what's to blame for California's wildfires, and prescription drug pricing. 

 

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