politics

The Pope, Climate Change, and the Wealth of Nations

On Wednesday’s show, we discuss the recently signed-in-to-law USA Freedom Act in the context of our national security and our civil liberties. We discuss the link between pain and anxiety with author and health and wellness expert Peggy Sealfon. Local political commentator Andrew Joppa and I discuss his thoughts on Islam, and author and Newsmax columnist Larry Bell and I ... Read More »

Who will win the GOP Presidential Nomination?

On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the GOP presidential field in 2016 with Barron’s Washington Bureau Chief Jim McTague. We discuss developments on the budget stalemate in Florida’s Special Legislative Session with our State Representative Kathleen Passidomo, We also visit with Pastoral Psychotherapist Sam Sewell about “Eupsychian Management” and communication skills and with Boo Mortenson about retirement destinations. We have great ... Read More »

Problems with Common Core

On Friday’s show, Founding member and Leader of the Southwest Florida Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh and I discuss the lack of transparency in the national education program Common Core and the agenda for the coming year to combat Common Core. We also visit with the Founder and President of the Foundation for Government Accountability Tarren Bragdon, author and business owner ... Read More »

The Un-Affordable Care Act

On Thursday’s show, we discuss Obamacare, NSA Surveillance, and the failure of the TSA with our candidate for Florida State House in District 80, Byron Donalds. The President and CEO of NCH Healthcare Dr. Allen Weiss and I discuss aging and generational differences. Orthopedic surgeon Dr. George Markovich and I discuss the excessive use of diagnostic tests in health care ... Read More »

Hillary: Declining Popularity & Trust

On Wednesday’s show, we had a few technical glitches (phone difficulties), so we couldn’t visit with our planned guests, but we discussed a number of topics including the just-signed-in-to-law “Freedom Act,” the field of candidates for the 2016 Presidential election, the declining popularity of Hillary Clinton, government waste (always a favorite topic of discussion on the show), and Big Labor’s ... Read More »

The Seasonal Worker Squeeze

On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the “seasonal workers squeeze” with Barron’s Washington Bureau Chief Jim McTague. We discuss developments on the budget stalemate in Florida’s Special Legislative Session with our State Representative Kathleen Passidomo, We also visit with Pastoral Psychotherapist Sam Sewell about “Eupsychian Management” and with Boo Mortenson. We have great guests lined up for Wednesday’s show, including the ... Read More »

The Patriot Act, National Security, and our 4th Amendment Rights

On Monday’s show, we discuss the Patriot Act and our 4th Amendment Rights with author and historian Marc Schulman. We discuss the alarming summer reading list for middle school students in Collier County with political activist David Bolduc. The President of Less Government Seton Motley and I discuss Obamacare and the failure of state exchanges. We have great guests lined ... Read More »

“Opting Out” of Common Core

On Friday’s show, Founding member and Leader of the Southwest Florida Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh and I discuss the national education program Common Core and efforts across the nation and in Florida to “opt out”. We also visit with the Founder and President of Students for Liberty Alexander McCobin, author and business owner Dave Bego and local author and health ... Read More »

Insurance, Dodd-Frank and Crony Capitalism

On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the dilemma faced by many insurance companies because of Dodd-Frank and the Fed with Barron’s Washington Bureau Chief Jim McTague. We discuss the stalemate in Florida’s legislative session and possible outcomes in the Special Legislative Session with our State Representative Kathleen Passidomo, We also visit with Pastoral Psychotherapist Sam Sewell about “Eupsyhian Management.” We have ... Read More »

Remembering with Gratitude: Memorial Day

On Monday’s show, we discuss the history and significance of Memorial Day in America as well as developments with ISIS with author and historian Marc Schulman. We discuss the rising cost of healthcare in America with political activist David Bolduc. The President of Less Government Seton Motley and I discuss the failure of Congress to exercise its Constitutional authority, ceding ... Read More »