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Brian Riedl

24 Podcast Episodes

Latest 17 Sep 2022 | Updated Daily

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She Thinks: Brian Riedl: Why Student Loan Bailouts Are Bad Policy

The Ricochet Audio Network Superfeed

Brian Riedl joins the podcast this week to help us uncover all of the details inside President Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan. We discuss what the plan actually does, what the costs are to you, including whether or not this will make inflation worse, and whether it’s even constitutional. Brian Riedl is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, focusing on budget, tax, and economic policy. SourceJoin the conversation and comment on this podcast episode: https://ricochet.com/podcast/she-thinks-iwf/brian-riedl-why-student-loan-bailouts-are-bad-policy/.Now become a Ricochet member for only $5.00 a month! Join and see what you’ve been missing: https://ricochet.com/membership/.Subscribe to She Thinks in Apple Podcasts (and leave a 5-star review, please!), or by RSS feed. For all our podcasts in one place, subscribe to the Ricochet Audio Network Superfeed in Apple Podcasts or by RSS feed.

9 Sep 2022

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Ep 542 | Joe Biden’s Recession Is REAL and We Are in BIG Trouble | Guest: Brian Riedl

Stu Does America

There’s nothing those on the Left hate more than FACTS, because facts will always override their sensitive liberal feelings. Stu Burguiere examines this phenomenon as it manifests itself with the new economic numbers released today that may signal the beginning of the oft-denied incoming recession. Then, the Manhattan Institute’s Brian Riedl joins for an extended interview to break down all the economic insanity surrounding us. And a reminder to remember: Joe Manchin will NOT save you. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


28 Jul 2022

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MacIver Newsmakers Podcast: Brian Riedl on Inflation

The MacIver Report: Wisconsin This Week

Runaway inflation has put Democrat politicians in a difficult position going into the 2022 mid-term elections. Brian Riedl, senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, explains why Dems believe it is in their own best interest to ignore it, the country be damned, until after the election. That’s going to be difficult to do, because Riedl says inflation is the number one issue facing the US in 2022.In this edition of the MacIver Newsmakers Podcast, Riedl explains how decisions by the Federal Reserve, the Biden Administration, and Congress combined to create this problem. With the US currently holding $24 trillion in debt, there’s no easy way to solve the problem without creating even more catastrophic problems.Hear Riedl’s dire predictions in this edition of the MacIver Newsmakers Podcast and his nine-point plan to end inflation and bring the country out of recession.


25 Jul 2022

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398 Brian Riedl on the Federal Budget, Debt, and Inflation

Tipping Point New Mexico

Brian Riedl is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, focusing on budget, tax, and economic policy. Paul and Brian have known each other and worked together since their days in Washington, DC. On this episode Brian and Paul discuss the sorry state of the federal budget and what the Biden budget proposal would do to worsen the situation. They contemplate inflation and its many causes including all of the recent Pandemic spending bills that passed (and some that have not). Finally, they address the impact rising interest rates could have on the dire federal budget situation.  


29 Apr 2022

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Ep 461 | One Simple Trick Media Uses to MANIPULATE You on COVID | Guest: Brian Riedl

Stu Does America

Everyone knows the mainstream media is either lying or dead wrong about … well, anything, really. But as Stu Burguiere reveals, they have one VERY specific trick that they use to catch your clicks and drum up your coronavirus-related panic, and it all involves risk. Then, the Manhattan Institute’s Brian Riedl returns to the program to lay out what we can expect from the economy as the Fed moves to raise interest rates for the first time in three years. And you won’t believe the subject of our latest edition of "Everything Is Racist." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


17 Mar 2022

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Ep 356 | Joe Biden’s Infrastructure Week: Playacting for a Theater of Dunces | Guest: Brian Riedl

Stu Does America

As Joe Biden and his administration continue to fight for their exorbitantly pricy infrastructure bill, a lot of the mainstream media’s coverage seems particularly confusing. Stu Burguiere pulls back the curtain on the awful, boo-worthy performance that is the Democrats’ infrastructure push. Then, the Manhattan Institute’s Brian Riedl joins the program to break down Biden’s bill and exposes all the nasty little secrets hidden along the way. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


27 Sep 2021

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Ep 315 | Biden's Bumbling Town Hall: THIS Is Our President?! | Guest: Brian Riedl

Stu Does America

Stu looks at the worst and most embarrassing moments of Joe Biden's CNN town hall from last night. Yes, America, this is the man at the controls. We're all screwed. Then, the Manhattan Institute's Brian Riedl joins to discuss his new Dispatch article and the trillions upon trillions of dollars that the Biden administration wants to set on fire.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


22 Jul 2021

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SMI Podcast: It's Always Infrastructure Week Somewhere with Brian Riedl

Show-Me Institute Podcast

Brian Riedl is a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. Read Brian's piece in National Review titled - Four Principles for a Conservative Infrastructure Alternative: https://www.nationalreview.com/2021/04/four-principles-for-a-conservative-infrastructure-alternative/The Show-Me Institute Podcast is produced by Show-Me Opportunity


7 May 2021

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Brian Riedl: How COVID Spending is Spiraling Us Toward a Dangerous Debt Crisis

Breaking Boundaries with Brad Polumbo

Manhattan Institute economist Brian Riedl joins the show to explain how blowout COVID spending has sent our already-bleak debt trajectory spiraling into potential crisis. He breaks down why yes, deficits actually do matter for economic prospects—and explains why young people should care about the debt crisis in the same way they care about climate change. Follow Brad on Twitter: https://twitter.com/brad_polumbo Follow Brad on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bradpolumbo Follow Brian on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Brian_Riedl Check Out Brian's Work: https://www.manhattan-institute.org/expert/brian-riedl --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/bradley-polumbo/support


17 Mar 2021

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Brian Riedl on the Federal Budget

The Great Antidote

Brian Riedl, Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute and former staff director of the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth, joins us this week to discuss the federal budget, tax reform, the national debt, and the future of U.S. economic policy.


11 Feb 2021