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October 14, 2022

Progressive Policies are Backfiring on Democrats at the Mid-Term Election (Audio: Podcast)

There are four major policy areas—inflation, crime, the border, and gas prices—that voters have identified as their top concerns at the midterm election, and all four of these are areas where Democrats gave free rein to the progressive left, and having sowed the wind, are poised to reap the whirlwind. With IPI President Tom Giovanetti and Resident Scholar Dr. Merrill Matthews.

September 15, 2022

We Thought Sanctuary Cities Welcomed Illegal Immigrants? (Audio: Podcast)

Mayors and governors of sanctuary cities and states have spent several years obtaining cheap virtue signaling by proclaiming their hospitality to illegal border crossers without ever actually crossing paths with any of them. But a genius move by Texas Governor Gregg Abbott, providing voluntary transportation for illegals to sanctuary cities like Chicago, New York and Washington DC has got those same mayors and governors squealing like stuck pigs, especially with governors like Doug Ducey (AZ) and Ron DeSantis (FL) emulating Abbott’s strategy. IPI President Tom Giovanetti and Resident Scholar provide an unhesitating defense of these strategies, and suggest some other cities and states that should also be destination for illegal immigrants.

May 17, 2022

President Biden is His Own Worst Communications Enemy (Audio: Interview)

Where does President Biden truly stand on the issues of the day? Some accuse him of being far left, while others say he drags his feet. The press has also been blamed for sewing confusion. IPI Resident Scholar Merrill Matthews joins Inside Sources host Boyd Matheson to discuss the real problem with the way the president does and does not communicate his agenda.

April 22, 2022

Biden's Policies Have Us Soooo Confused (Audio: Podcast)

IPI Resident Scholar Dr. Merrill Matthews shares a number of conflicting and contradictory acts of the Biden administration that demonstrate inconsistency and incoherence, and IPI President Tom Giovanetti reacts.

April 15, 2021

Climate Change Is Not Behind Central American Migrants (Audio: Podcast)

by Merrill Matthews, Dr. H. Sterling Burnett

Some would have us believe that Central American migrants are fleeing north to escape climate change. IPI Resident Scholar Merrill Matthews welcomes Dr. H. Sterling Burnett who exposes the myth behind the notion of "climate refugees." 

March 25, 2021

Biden's 'Stimulus Plan' for Central American Corruption (Audio: Podcast)

IPI Resident Scholar Dr. Merrill Matthews explains how President Biden’s attempt to solve the Central American migrant problem with more foreign aid directed at “root causes” will likely just enrich the region’s corrupt leaders. With the assistance of IPI President Tom Giovanetti.

July 1, 2019

Trump and Kim, Antifa, AOC Visits the Border, Democratic Debates (Audio: Interview)

Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses the latest headlines with GCN’s Mike Siegel, including the Portland, Ore. Antifa-led attacks that injured conservative demonstrators, President Trump’s historic meeting with Kim Jong Un, AOC’s visit to the southern border, and a reflection on the Democratic debates and which candidates are pulling away from the herd.

May 31, 2019

Voter Fraud and Illegal Immigration with John Fund (Audio: Interview)

Guest hosting Point of View, IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews takes a look at the problem of widespread voter fraud and also illegal immigration with National Review’s John Fund and former Texas state senator Don Huffines.

April 2, 2019

Biden, Border Fight, and GOP's Hopes to Repeal Obamacare (Audio: Interview)

In an interview with Mike Siegel, Merrill Matthews discusses the latest news from the Democratic presidential race, President Trump’s border fight, the chances of a GOP healthcare win after the 2020 elections, and more.


February 21, 2019

Nothing New About Emergency Declarations (Audio: Interview)

A president invoking emergency powers is not uncommon, explains Dr. Merrill Matthews on WAVA’s Don Kroah Show. In this interview, Matthews also highlights four acts of emergency conditions which may apply in the president’s case for the border wall.

Total Records: 25