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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 »

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 »

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 »

Could Assad Fall in Syria?

On Monday’s show, we discuss current world events, including developments in Syria, Yemen, Turkey and Afghanistan 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 the implementation of “Blue Zones” in Collier County Schools with political activist David Bolduc. ... Read More »

Florida Schools and High-Stakes Testing

On Friday’s show, Keith Flaugh of the Florida Citizens’ Alliance brings us up-to-date on high-stakes testing in Florida schools. FGCU Economics Professor Dean Stansel and I discuss the Social Security and Medicare Trust Funds and the precarious financial health of our entitlement programs. We also visit with author and entrepreneur Dave Bego about last night’s GOP debate. We have entertaining ... Read More »

Wind Power Waste and the EPA

On Wednesday’s show, we discuss immigration policy and law in the United States with the Chairman of the Cato Institute Bob Levy. Andrew Joppa and I discuss the important and defining differences between a democracy and a republic. We discuss marine safety with Public Information Officer of the Collier County Sheriff’s Office Michelle Batten. We also discuss the new EPA ... Read More »

GOP Candidates and the Debate

On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the GOP presidential candidate debates and public funding of Planned Parenthood with Barron’s Washington Contributing Editor Jim McTague. We discuss jobs created in the state of Florida and the upcoming special legislative session with State Representative Kathleen Passidomo, We also visit with Pastoral Psychotherapist Sam Sewell about communication skills and with Boo Mortenson about her ... Read More »

Protecting Private Property Rights

On Monday’s show, we discuss current world events, including developments in Israel, Ukraine, Syria and the South China Sea with author and historian Marc Schulman. We discuss the Innovation Act and the importance of patent protection with the President of Less Government Seton Motley. We also discuss the military’s firearms policy with political activist David Bolduc. We have great guests ... Read More »