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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 »

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 »

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 Iranian Nuclear Deal

On Tuesday’s show, we discuss the Iran nuclear deal as well as the GOP presidential field with Barron’s Washington Contributing Editor Jim McTague. We discuss the court-mandated redistricting with State Representative Kathleen Passidomo, We also visit with Pastoral Psychotherapist Sam Sewell about the “Self-Actualized Person” and with Boo Mortenson about her humorous commentary on daily life. We have great guests ... Read More »

The Greek Bailout and Goldman Sachs

On Monday’s show, we discuss current world events, including developments in Greece, Iran, and Mexico with author and historian Marc Schulman. We discuss judicial activism and the “meaning of words” with the President of Less Government Seton Motley. We also discuss the Greek bailout, austerity measures, and the role of Goldman Sachs with political activist David Bolduc. We have great ... Read More »

Greece Votes No!

On Monday’s show, we discuss current world events, including developments in Greece and Iran, with author and historian Marc Schulman. We discuss threats to private property and the Parent Office with the President of Less Government Seton Motley. We also visit with political activist David Bolduc. We have great guests lined up for Tuesday’s show, including our State Representative Kathleen ... Read More »

Pope Francis and Climate Change

On Monday’s show, we visit with Ambassador Francis Rooney, the former Ambassador to the Vatican, about the Pope’s position on climate change. We discuss current world events with author and historian Marc Schulman. We also discuss the climate change propaganda distributed to AP students in Collier County Schools with political activist David Bolduc. We have great guests lined up for ... Read More »

The Legacy of Hayek Made Simple

On Monday’s show, we visit with George Mason University Economics Professor Don Boudreaux about his new book “The Essential Hayek” – a “must” read for elected officials and all high school students. We discuss current world events with author and historian Marc Schulman. We also discuss the tragic and horrific murders in Charleston, South Carolina with political activist David Bolduc. ... Read More »

Where Are the Performance Standards?

On Monday’s show, we discuss current world events including developments in Greece, Yemen, Lybia, and fighting in the Middle East with author and historian Marc Schulman. We discuss the lack of performance metrics for the Collier County School Superintendent with political activist David Bolduc. Health and wellness expert Peggy Sealfon and I discuss the connection between eating and anxiety We ... Read More »