Friday, January 31 @ 7:30 PM
Sunday, February 2 @ 12:00 PM
2014 State of the Union Address
On Tuesday, President Barack Obama called 2014 a “year of action” during his State of the Union address. Our panelists discuss their thoughts on President Obama’s speech.
Marili Cancio, Esq., Law Office of Marili Cancio Johnson, P.A.
Michael Hernandez, Penn Schoen Berland
Eric Padrón, Esq., Law Office of Eric C. Padrón, P.A.
Olga Porven, Esq., Law Office of Jeffrey R. Davis, P.A.
NAFTA: 20 Years Later
The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) created a trade bloc between Canada, the United States and Mexico. Twenty years after being signed into law, has NAFTA help or hurt our economy?
J. Antonio Villamil, Washington Economics Group
Friday, January 24 @ 7:30 PM
Sunday, January 26 @ 12:00 PM
The Florida medical marijuana initiative has collected the required amount of signatures to place the issue before voters in November, pending approval of the ballot language by the Florida Supreme Court. Looking beyond its medicinal use, is it time to legalize marijuana?
Ana Moreno, MS, LMHC, CAP, Family Recovery Specialists
Howard Simon, Ph.D., ACLU of Florida
Same-Sex Marriage Debate in 2014 Elections
Six same-sex couples are suing the state of Florida in an effort to overturn the 2008 constitutional amendment which defines marriage as being between a man and a woman. How will the issue influence 2014 elections?
Sean Foreman, Ph.D., Barry University
Anthony Man, Sun Sentinel
Friday, January 10 @ 7:30 PM
Sunday, January 12 @ 12:00 PM
Medical Marijuana in Florida?
Recreational marijuana has lit up Colorado—will medical marijuana do the same for Florida?
Ben Pollara, People United For Medical Marijuana
Bar License for Undocumented Immigrant?
A Tampa-area man, who is undocumented, passed the Florida Bar and would like to receive his law license. But can he practice law without a legal status? Law professor Ediberto Roman explains the evolving circumstances surrounding this case.
Ediberto Roman, J.D., Florida International University
Small Business Outlook for 2014
Access to credit continues to be a critical issue for small businesses. We discuss this and how South Florida’s small businesses will fare in 2014.
Albert Williams, Ph.D., Nova Southeastern University