politics

The Bigotry of Low Expectations

Thanks for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Wednesday’s show, we discuss “The Bigotry of Low Expectations” with local political activist and author Andrew Joppa. Endowed Professor of Space Architecture at the University of Houston and author of “Scared Witless: the Prophets and Profits of Climate Doom” Larry Bell and I discuss the difficulty of reversing – even understanding ... Read More »

Repealing and Replacing Obamacare

Thanks for listening to the Bob Harden Show. On Tuesday’s show, we discuss last week’s swearing-in ceremony in Tallahassee and possible legislative priorities for this session with our State Senator, Kathleen Passidomo. Naples Illustrated Marketing Manager Shalyn Ormsby and I discuss what’s happening on the Paradise Coast this week in another edition of “On the Town.” Author and columnist in ... Read More »

New Ethics Rules Bring Transparency to the Florida House

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we visit with the co-founder of the SWFL Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh about the very positive ethics rules changes made in the Florida State House. Local author and columnist Sharon Kenny and I discuss great dining destinations on the Paradise Coast when family, friends, and larger groups ... Read More »

President-Elect Trump and the Mainstream Media

Thanks for listening to the Bob Harden Show. On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the new Florida State Senate Chambers, the new members of the State legislature, and possible legislative priorities for this session with our State Senator, Kathleen Passidomo. Naples Illustrated Marketing Manager Shalyn Ormsby and I discuss what’s happening on the Paradise Coast this week in another edition of ... Read More »

Nationalism Vs. Globalism

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Monday’s show, we discuss nationalistic vs. “globalist” movements as well as developments in world affairs, especially in Syria, Afghanistan, Germany and France with author and historian Marc Schulman. The President of the Foundation for Economic Education Larry Reed and I discuss the life of “real hero” Cato the Younger. ... Read More »

The Impact of Obamacare on State Budgets

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we visit with the co-founder of the SWFL Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh about the importance and significance of State Sovereignty. The Founder and President of the Foundation for Government Accountability Tarren Bragdon and I discuss the financial impact of Obamacare on state budgets. Local author and columnist ... Read More »

Reining in Federal Overreach

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Thursday’s show, the President and CEO of NCH Healthcare Dr. Allen Weiss – attending an American Medical Association meeting in Chicago – tells us how healthcare systems are reacting possible changes in healthcare due to Trump’s election. Florida State House Representative-Elect Byron Donalds and I discuss the election and ... Read More »

Will the U.S.A. Become Energy Independent?

Thanks for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Wednesday’s show, we discuss the importance of the Electoral College and the attempt to advance the “national popular vote” with local political activist and author Andrew Joppa. Endowed Professor of Space Architecture at the University of Houston and author of “Scared Witless: the Prophets and Profits of Climate Doom” Larry Bell ... Read More »

The Political Establishment, the Mainstream Media, and Trump’s Victory

Thanks for listening to the Bob Harden Show. On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the outcome of the Florida State elections and possible legislative priorities for this session with our State Senator, Kathleen Passidomo. Naples Illustrated’s Shalyn Ormsby and I discuss what’s happening on the Paradise Coast this week in another edition of “On the Town.” Author and columnist in Washington ... Read More »

“Real Hero” Augustine

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Monday’s show, we discuss the U.S Presidential election results as well as developments in world affairs, especially in Syria, Iraq, Columbia and Europe with author and historian Marc Schulman. The President of the Foundation for Economic Education Larry Reed and I discuss the life of “real hero” Augustine. We ... Read More »