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Economic Freedom in America

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, the leader of the Southwest Florida Citizens’ Keith Flaugh and I discuss both education and gun-rights bills pending in both the state house and senate. FGCU Economics Professor Dean Stansel and I discuss the newly-released 2015 Economic Freedom of North America Report, for which he is the ... Read More »

The GOP Foreign Policy Debate

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Thursday’s show, the President and CEO of NCH Healthcare Dr. Allen Weiss and I highlight key developments in healthcare in 2015. Local businessman and State House Candidate in District 80 Byron Donalds and I discuss the GOP Presidential debate and the variations of foreign policy positions among candidates. The ... Read More »

Homeland Security and the GOP Debate

Thanks for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Wednesday’s show, we discuss Obama’s Constitutional record with the Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy. We discuss homeland security and the GOP debate with author and political activist Andrew Joppa. We discuss Obama and Clinton’s desire for gun control with Professor at the University of Houston and author of “Scared ... Read More »

Our Economy and the Paris Climate Agreement

Thanks for listening to the Bob Harden Show. On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the Paris climate agreement and its potential effect on our economy with Contributing Editor to Barron’s Jim McTague. We discuss the funding of Florida’s transportation and infrastructure needs with our State Representative Kathleen Passidomo. We discuss the need to “think with both brains” with the Founder of ... Read More »

The Efficacy and Legality of Prediction Markets

Thanks for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Wednesday’s show, we discuss the efficacy of and legal challenges to “prediction markets” with the Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy. We discuss the outrage expressed over Donald Trump’s position on Muslims with author and political activist Andrew Joppa. We discuss the Paris Climate Summit and the Left’s position on ... Read More »

Florida Education Reform and Common Core

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, one of the leaders of the Southwest Florida Citizens’ Pastor Rick Stevens and I discuss the efforts of the Florida Citizens’ Alliance to introduce legislation in the State Senate to bring more local control of the curriculum in Florida schools. FGCU Economics Professor Dean Stansel and I ... Read More »

ISIS Not the Greatest Threat for Obama?

Thanks for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Wednesday’s show, we continue our discussion of the basic tenets of Libertarianism with the Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy. We discuss Michael Bloomberg’s comments about Ted Cruz and “climate change” with author and political activist Andrew Joppa. We discuss the Paris Climate Summit with Professor at the University of ... Read More »

Amendment 1 Funding Allocation: It’s a Big Deal!

Thanks for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Wednesday’s show, we continue our discussion of the basic tenets of Libertarianism with the Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy. We discuss the Syrian refugee crisis and our participation in the context of the religion of Islam with local author and political activist Andrew Joppa. We find out about the ... Read More »

Syrian Refugees in Florida?

Thanks for listening to the Bob Harden Show. On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the terror attacks in Paris and their probable impact on the 2016 election with Contributing Editor to Barron’s Jim McTague. We discuss the Governor’s request to Congress to defund the settling of Syrian refugees in Florida with our State Representative Kathleen Passidomo. We discuss “cognitive/behavioral therapy” with ... Read More »

Paris: The Aftermath

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Monday’s show, we discuss the horrific Islamic Jihadists’ terror attacks in Paris with author and historian Marc Schulman. We discuss the heroic life of former Prime Minister of Great Britain William Ewart Gladstone with the President of the Foundation for Economic Education Larry Reed. We also discuss questionable decisions ... Read More »