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Protecting Innovation and Private Property Rights

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Thursday’s show, we visit with Seton Motley, the Founder and President of Less Government about welcome pending legislation in the U.S.Senate designed to protect innovators and inventors from eroding patent rights in the United States. We visit with Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. George Markovich about remarkable innovations in outpatient joint ... Read More »

Advancing Public Education and Amendment 8

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. We have great guests and content on Friday’s show. We discuss opportunities to become more informed voters and we discuss the importance of understanding and supporting Amendment 8, which will appear on the November ballot with the co-founder of the Florida Citizens’ Alliance Pastor Rick Stevens.  We discuss recent outcomes ... Read More »

The Road Less Traveled: The Inspirational Life of Eric Hoffer

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Thursday’s show, we visit with our State Representative Byron Donalds about our local school board elections as well the Florida Gubernatorial race.   We continue the conversation with the President of the Foundation for Economic Education Larry Reed, about the inspirational life of American philosopher and author, Eric Hoffer. We ... Read More »

The Vagaries of Voting in Florida

Thanks so much for listening to the Bob Harden Show. On Tuesday’s show, we visit with our State Senator Kathleen Passidomo about the primaries, the mid-term elections and the problems and benefits created by the Florida “closed” election process. Founder and President of Less Government Seton Motley and I discuss the problems and delays associated with the permitting process in ... Read More »

Comments on Education in Collier County Public Schools

Thanks so much for listening to the Bob Harden Show On Wednesday’s show, we discuss the cases reviewed by the Supreme Court this last term with Constitutional scholar and Chairman of the Cato Institute, Bob Levy. We visit with Domine Clemens, Junior at Hillsdale College, about her experience at Hillsdale and her thoughts about public education on the Paradise Coast. ... Read More »

Are Public School Graduates Becoming Better Prepared for Higher Education?

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. We have great guests and content on Friday’s show. We discuss the importance of and some opportunities to become more informed citizens and we discuss issues concerning public education in Florida with the co-founder of the Florida Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh.  We discuss the erosion of the Collier County Public ... Read More »

Maintaining Our Freedom and Independence

Thanks so much for listening to the Bob Harden Show On Wednesday’s show, we continue our discussion about the difference between liberal and conservative judges with Constitutional scholar and Chairman of the Cato Institute, Bob Levy. We visit with Karen Conley, the President and Founder of a terrific organization promoting character and empathy for young people, Charity for Change. We ... Read More »

Why Is the Left so Angry?

Thanks so much for listening to the Bob Harden Show. On Tuesday’s show, we visit with Chris Crowley, GOP candidate for State Attorney in the 20th Judicial Circuit. Founder and President of Less Government Seton Motley and I discuss the increased expression of anger and violence on the Left. We also visit with Boo Mortenson. We have great guests for ... Read More »

Liberty as a Life Philosophy

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Monday’s show, we discuss current world events including developments in Mexico, the Syria / Israel border, Germany, and Brexit with author and historian Marc Schulman. The President of the Foundation for Economic Education Larry Reed and I discuss “liberty as a life philosophy.”. We also visit with Barron’s Washington ... Read More »

Measuring the Performance of Public Schools

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. We have great guests and content on Friday’s show. We discuss some opportunities to become more informed voters in the primaries and the mid-term elections with the co-founder of the Florida Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh.  We discuss the Florida and Collier County school “grades” published in today’s Naples Daily News ... Read More »