This weekend, Glen talks about Obama’s leadership failures and his State of the Union address. Glen also looks at the latest foreign policy headlines relating to Syria and Iran, and the State Department’s latest Environmental Impact Study showing that the Keystone XL pipeline would have no significant environmental impact.
Congressman Mike Kelly (R-PA) joins Glen with his reaction to Obama’s State of the Union Address. Dr. Paul Kengor (Executive Director of the Center for Vision and Values) joins Glen with thoughts on the progressive Minstrel, Pete Seeger, and how communist thinking has infected American politics. Paul also has a new book, 11 Prinicples of a Reagan Conservative. Finally, Rick Enscoe (Co-Founder and Partner of Enscoe Long Insurance Group) joins Glen with thoughts on the current state of America’s healthcare system.
Glen Meakem is a successful technology entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and conservative talk radio show host, who offers information and insights on how individuals, our states, and our nation can be more successful. Glen’s unique perspective has been shaped by his experiences as founder, chairman and CEO of the B2B internet success Freemarkets Inc – which he founded in 1995, took public in 1999, and sold to Ariba in 2004. In 2006, Glen co-founded Meakem Becker Venture Capital, a firm that invests in early stage start up companies. More recently, Glen has founded and is the Chief Executive Officer of a new internet company called Forever.com. Concerned about the liberal political agenda that had gripped the United States and his home state of Pennsylvania, Glen launched the radio program, “Glen Meakem on the Weekend” in 2008. Glen served as an officer in the United States Army Reserve and is a veteran of the First Gulf War. He earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard and his MBA from Harvard Business School. For more information about the Glen Meakem on the Weekend Radio Program, or to read Glen’s blog, please visit http://glenmeakem.com.