An Economy of One – June 26, 2018

Hour 1: When our representatives encourage incivility and hostility, what should we do?; Interview with Col. Allen West on the hostility of the left; A call to allow 16 year olds to vote Hour 2: Free speech; What are the limits to free speech?; Interview with Ilya Shapiro, Cato Institute, on recent Supreme Court decisions;…

An Economy of One – June 21, 2018

Hour 1: Supreme Court Wayfair v S. Dakota decision; Police in Ohio; Tariffs; Koko the signing gorilla dies at age 46 Hour 2: NBA draft; Marginal value and the complexity of economics; Economic priorities and why predicting economic outcomes is so difficult (hint: people are involved); Conservative pundit Charles Krauthammer dies at 68

An Economy of One – June 20, 2018

Hour 1: GE Dropped from the DJIA; Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy & the birth of ‘The Blues Brothers’; Shrinking the Fed’s balance sheet; Peter Fonda and revolting incivility Hour 2: SS Disability claims down significantly; CPI v. Inflation; Civil discourse; Blues guitarist Matt Murphy dead, age 88 Featured photo of Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy: Leon Morris (Getty…

An Economy of One – June 19, 2018

Hour 1: Supreme Court Gerrymandering non-decision; Supreme Court hands down decision on political clothing at the polls; Kansas voter registration law; Verbiage: ‘Take Back’ vs ‘Make America Great Again’; The incivility of the progressives Hour 2: The Migrant border battle; News vs. opinion; Laura Bush opinion; Apple is making it more difficult for law enforcement…

An Economy of One – June 14, 2018

Hour 1: Jobs numbers; Are we at full employment?; Producer Rudy – an Air Force flag bearer; Small business optimism up; Philadelphia soda tax failure; Freedom v. social justice; New scams Hour 2: Ryan Radia of CEI on antitrust law; Comcast/20th Century Fox/Disney merger; More Trump tax cuts in the works?; Flag Day

An Economy of One – June 13, 2018

Hour 1: Federal reserve Wednesday – Interest rates rise; What does 25 bp mean to the consumer; Nicole Gelinas of the Manhattan Institute on the Volcker Rule; Seattle ‘head tax’ Hour 2: Primary election results across the country; Kanye’s support and supporters; Maine’s new method of voting – the ranking method; Does social media make…

An Economy of One – June 12, 2018

Hour 1: Supreme Court rules on Ohio voter roll purging; 50th anniversary of Terry v. Ohio, aka ‘Stop & Frisk’;  Gun sales and background checks are up once again; The continued decline of civility Hour 2: President Trump holds Singapore Summit on 31st anniversary of President Reagan’s ‘Tear down this wall!’ speech; G-7; Atlas Shrugged;…