education

Helping At-Risk Girls Achieve Success

On Thursday’s show, the Executive Director of PACE Center for Girls in Immokalee Marianne Krearns and I discuss their mission and remarkable results working with “at risk” middle and high school girls in Collier County. We discuss the planned tax increase for Collier County schools, John Kerry’s testimony on the Iran nuclear deal and Ted Cruz’s Senate Floor speech with ... Read More »

Reducing Costs and Improving Our Schools

On Monday’s show, we discuss current world events, including developments in Turkey, China,, Iran, and here in the United States with author and historian Marc Schulman. We discuss the potential for a solar energy bubble with the President of the Taxpayers Protection Alliance David Williams. We also discuss ways to lower costs and improve educational results in our school system ... Read More »

Money, Politics, and Common Core

On Wednesday’s show, we discuss Supreme Court decision in the last term involving discrimination and property rights with the Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy. We get an update on legislative efforts to stop the implementation of Common Core and federal over-reach in education from Keith Flaugh of the SWFL Citizens’ Alliance. Andrew Joppa and I discuss the Islam ... Read More »

The Case for State Welfare Reform

On Friday’s show, we discuss state welfare reform with the Founder and President of the Foundation for Government Accountability Tarren Bragdon. FGCU Economics Professor Dean Stansel and I discuss the claims of both Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton that the middle class is disappearing. We also visit with the author of “The Devil at Our Doorstep” Dave Bego and local ... Read More »

Federal Law and Sanctuary Cities

On Thursday’s show, we discuss the Iranian nuclear deal, Sanctuary Cities, and Planned Parenthood with Florida State House candidate Byron Donalds. We discuss the importance of taking charge of your own health with health and wellness expert Peggy Sealfon. The President and CEO of NCH Healthcare Dr. Allen Weiss and I discuss leadership lessons from legendary Marine General James Mattis. ... Read More »

The Airline Industry and the EPA

On Wednesday’s show, we discuss the impact and meaning of several Supreme Court decision in the last term with the Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy. We discuss Federal legislation that could cement the implementation of Common Core with Keith Flaugh of the SWFL Citizens’ Alliance. Andrew Joppa and I discuss the “The Illusion of Stability and Security” in ... Read More »

Marco Rubio Speaks Out of Education Reform

On Friday’s show, we discuss with the Deputy Editor of Red Alert Politics Ashley Dobson, Marco Rubio’s first policy speech – on higher education reform – since announcing his candidacy for the GOP nomination for President. The Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy and I discuss some of the recent Supreme Court decisions and their Constitutional implications. We also ... Read More »

Bill Gates, David Coleman, and Common Core

On Wednesday’s show, we discuss the links between Bill Gates, David Coleman and the federal overreach in our education system through Common Core with Keith Flaugh of the SWFL Citizens’ Alliance. Andrew Joppa and I discuss his latest columns on Donald Trump and immigration as well as his newly released book, “Josephus of Oz.”. Michelle Batten from the Collier County ... Read More »

Celebrating the Declaration of Independence

On Friday’s show, we celebrate the 239th anniversary of our Declaration of Independence. We also celebrate the life of Dr. Teresa Sievers with FGCU Economics Professor Dean Stansel. The leader of the Southwest Citizens’ Alliance Keith Flaugh and I discuss the movement to oppose Common Core. We also visit with the author of “The Devil at Our Doorstep” Dave Bego ... Read More »

Donald Trump and the Mainstream Media

On Thursday’s show, we discuss the Supreme Court decision on gay marriage, the mainstream media’s intolerance on Donald Trump, and Hillary Clinton’s emails with Florida State House candidate Byron Donalds. The President and CEO of NCH Healthcare Dr. Allen Weiss and I discuss the possible outcomes from the Governor’s Commission on Healthcare and Hospital Funding. Naples City Councilman Bill Barnett ... Read More »