politics

A Global Financial Meltdown?

On Monday’s show, we discuss the global financial meltdown and other current world events with author and historian Marc Schulman. We discuss “Net Neutrality” and other government power grabs with the President of Less Government Seton Motley. We also discuss Paul Krugman’s economic theory that public debt is good with local political activist David Bolduc. We have great guests lined ... Read More »

Our Liberty and the Human Freedom Index

On Friday’s show, we discuss high-stakes testing, Common Core and the quality of education in Florida with local political activist Keith Flaugh. FGCU Economics Professor Dean Stansel and I discuss the recently released Human Freedom Index. We also visit with Naples City Council candidate Reg Buxton and with author and business owner Dave Bego. We have entertaining and informative guests ... Read More »

The Economic Burden of Obesity

On Thursday’s show, the President and CEO of NCH Healthcare Dr. Allen Weiss and I discuss the economic burden of obesity. Florida State House candidate Byron Donalds and I discuss “birthright citizenship” and recent developments in the Iranian nuclear deal. Author Mark Bauerlein and I discuss his new book, “The State of the American Mind.” We also visit with Naples ... Read More »

Immigration Reform and “Birthright Citizenship”

On Wednesday’s show, we discuss ways the Cato Institute scholars would recommend amending the Constitution with the Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy. Local author Andrew Joppa and I discuss immigration reform and “birthright citizenship”. We discuss the impact of the proposed EPA regulations with author, columnist and Professor Larry Bell. We also discuss the “Blue Zone Pledge” in ... Read More »

Donald Trump’s Immigration Plan

On Tuesday’s show, we discuss Donald Trump and his impact on the GOP campaign with Barron’s Washington Contributing Editor Jim McTague. We discuss the status of the special legislative session with State Representative Kathleen Passidomo, We also visit with Pastoral Psychotherapist Sam Sewell about mood and Stress management and with Boo Mortenson about her observations and commentary on daily life. ... Read More »

Trends in Technology and the Loss of Jobs

On Monday’s show, we discuss trends in technology and the loss of jobs with author and historian Marc Schulman. We discuss Net Neutrality and the resulting slow and needless loss of innovation with the President of Less Government Seton Motley. We also discuss America’s public pension crisis with the President of the Independent Institute Lawrence McQuillan. We have great guests ... Read More »

Deficits, Debt, and the Entitlement Crisis

On Friday’s show, we discuss high-stakes testing and Common Core with local political activist Keith Flaugh. Senior Fellow from the Cato Institute Michael Tanner and I discuss his new book, “Going for Broke” exploring the precarious financial health of our entitlement programs. We also visit with the President and Founder of the Foundation for Government Accountability Tarren Bragdon and with ... Read More »

“Blue Zones” Implementation in Collier County Schools

On Thursday’s show, the President and CEO of NCH Healthcare Dr. Allen Weiss and I discuss the implementation of “Blue Zones” in Collier County Schools. Candidate for Florida State House Byron Donalds and I discuss the EPA spill of hazardous materials in Colorado rivers, Hillary’s emails, and the GOP “outsider” candidates. Author and local columnist Sharon Kenny and I discuss ... Read More »

Collier County’s Artificial Reef Project

On Wednesday’s show, we discuss the artificial reef project already in progress in Southwest Florida with attorney Jeff Ahren. Andrew Joppa and I discuss the winners and losers of the GOP Presidential Debate. We discuss the impact of the proposed EPA rules for Florida with the President of the Hispanic Leadership Fund Mario Lopez. We also discuss the “The Dirty ... Read More »

The Pope, the President, and Income Inequality

On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the Pope, the President, and Income inequality with the Chairman of the Cato Istitute Bob Levy. We discuss the GOP presidential candidate debates and the upcoming special legislative session with State Representative Kathleen Passidomo, We also visit with Pastoral Psychotherapist Sam Sewell about “active” listening skills and with Boo Mortenson about her humorous observations and ... Read More »