Chuck Harder update

For those too young to remember, Chuch Harder had a significant nationally syndicated radio show, in part because he was supported by labor unions over his opposition to NAFTA. He was a major backer of H. Ross Perot in 1992. His radio show and network was called “for the people”, based out of his hotel in Florida.

He at one point tried to buy UPI, but failed. He and the labor folks had a falling out and his influence waned. He had a car accident that left him paralyzed and in a wheelchair. His focus turned to disability rights.

More background

Last year he made a comback live streaming a two hour show on Live365, shortly before Live365 folded (coincidence?). Reportedly Chuck’s health has further deteriorated and the For the People program has been turned over to the next generation with host Keith Alan

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2 Responses to Chuck Harder update

  1. Fred Stiening says:

    Wikipedia has cleansed itself of all traces of Chuck Harder existence, despite his national prominence and presence on several hundred radio stations for several years

  2. Fred Stiening says:

    If you need a Chuck Harder fix, a few hours of audio are here

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