Local Minnesota Radio Hour
Local news and political commentary hour that will be hosted by a variety of hosts talking about local news and politics.
Hunter and Brett hosts today’s show and take your calls on voting stories and what races to watch. Also an interview with 13 year old Jaequan Faulkner, who runs a hot dog stand in Minneapolis.
Doug Pagitt speaks with Aaron Brown of Minnesota Brown about the wide open CD8 DFL primary. Then your calls as you make your pitch on who you’re voting for in tomorrow’s DFL governor primary.
Doug has Richard Painter in studio for the whole hour as we take your calls and questions!
Doug Pagitt speaks with CD5 candidate Patricia Torress Ray. Also Doug speaks with James Lamond, senior policy advisor at the Center for American Progress and the Moscow Project about the Paul Manafort trial. They discuss the trial details and how it fits into the larger Russia investigation.
Doug takes your calls on the CD5 race as well as thoughts on the Richard Painter/Tina Smith race.
In the first half of today’s show Doug and Brett talk about the Pawlenty/Johnson debate and dispute between Richard Painter and the DFL. In the second half we talk with our Astrophysacist Paul Wallace about flat earthers, conspiracy theories, and the lake discovered on Mars.