education

The Cumbersome Process of “Undoing” Obama’s Executive Orders

Thanks for listening to the Bob Harden Show. On Tuesday’s show, we discuss with our State Senator Kathleen Passidomo the “Seminole Compact” as well as higher education legislation that will be pending in this year’s legislative session. Naples Illustrated Marketing Manager Shalyn Ormsby and I discuss what’s happening this week on the Paradise Coast in another edition of “On the ... Read More »

Judge Andrew Napolitano Is Coming to Town

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 their successful visit to Tallahassee this past week to influence legislation on school choice and school educational materials. We discuss the good works of the James Madison Institute and their event coming up on ... Read More »

“Fake News” and President-Elect Donald Trump’s Press Conference

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Thursday’s show, we discuss healthcare predictions for the new year with Dr. Allen Weiss, the President and CEO of NCH Healthcare. Our State Representative Byron Donalds and I discuss education reform in Florida as well as President-Elect Donald Trump’s news conference yesterday. The President of Less Government Seton Motley ... Read More »

Trump and “Big Labor” Bosses

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we discuss the rationale behind the three bills being promoted to promote individual liberty in Florida with the co-founder of the SWFL Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh. We discuss the proposed Naples Historical District and next week’s Symposium with the President and CEO of the Naples Historical Society ... Read More »

The Fourth Industrial Revolution

On Thursday’s show, we discuss “the Fourth Industrial Revolution” and its implications for healthcare with Dr. Allen Weiss, the President and CEO of NCH Healthcare. Our State Representative Byron Donalds and I discuss the optics and messaging on Capitol Hill about Obamacare, tax reform, and the next Supreme Court Justice. The President of Less Government Seton Motley and I discuss ... Read More »

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Friday’s show, we reflect on 2016 and the progress made in protecting individual liberty in Florida with the co-founder of the SWFL Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh. The Executive Director of the Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Visitors Bureau Jack Wert discuss results and the outlook for tourism ... Read More »

“Real Hero” Edmund Burke

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Monday’s show, we discuss current world affairs, especially in Syria, Germany, and the U.N resolution against Israel with author and historian Marc Schulman. The President of the Foundation for Economic Education Larry Reed and I discuss “real hero” and thought leader of the 18th century Edmund Burke. Local political ... Read More »

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! 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 a recently-released study ranking 76 countries on educational outcomes for 15 year-olds – the results for the USA are not good. The President of the Foundation for Government Accountability ... Read More »

What to Expect from Future Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

Thanks so much for listening to The Bob Harden Show. On Thursday’s show, we discuss some of the implications locally for the repeal and replacement of Obamacare with Dr. Allen Weiss, the President and CEO of NCH Healthcare. Collier County School Board member Erick Carter and I discuss President-Elect Trump’s choice for Education Secretary, Betsy DeVos. We also visit with ... Read More »

Is Speech “Free” on College Campuses?

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 advocacy for new legislation on local control of school textbooks and curriculum content. The Vice President of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) Samantha Harris and I discuss the state of “free ... Read More »