The Matt McNeil Show
Matt McNeil is a proud Minnesotan, on live weekdays from 3pm to 4pm. Matt has been living most of his life in the state of his birth. He's a husband, a father of three, a veteran, and a broadcaster. He's worked in radio for over 25 years, starting with Armed Forces Radio in Nuremberg, Germany. He currently lives in Hopkins.
On his show Matt talks politics from a Democrat/Progressive perspective, but he'll also venture into parenting, religion, entertainment, sports, gardening, business, cooking, and many other subjects. He interviews politicians, political insiders, authors, pundits, entertainers, and artists, and loves talking to the listeners.
Besides being on air, you can read his thoughts at the 'Progressive Citizen X' blog.
Matt breaks down how much each fan must spend each game for public stadium funding to break even. In the Minnesota House Drazkowski challenged Representative Alice Mann (DFL-Lakeville) directly, attempting to pin some damaging claims of future woes on the freshman legislator. In response, the family practice physician crushed Drazkowski down to size with a funny,…
The show starts a bit differently as we get Jeff Stein right away talking about AG issues caused over the past few years and the Republican effort to again repeal Obamacare. Also Matt’s thoughts on why Republican transportation policy have left our roads in shambles.
Matt has an annual drug meeting for his kids sports. Opioids are the primary concern these days. Matt reads his NRA membership he was gifted from a conservative. Social Media addiction?
Matt talks about his appearance on FOX News and the panel about Biden and the final shot Matt got in against the right winger. Also why we’ll never get a ROI on US Bank Stadium, even with events like the Super Bowl and Final Four. And how conservatives have setup laws that basically prevent a…
Cliff Schecter breaks down the Mueller Report and challenges the notion that there was no collusion. Pavel Py’s of curator of the Walker Art Center joins to talk about upcoming events.
Matt talks about his visit to the Minnesota Zoo to see the baby animals as well as a pickle ball controversy in Apple Valley. Also Betsy De Vos wants to cut special Olympics funding among other programs. And Jeff Stein on national politics including Barr’s version of the Mueller Report.
Matt talks about the ugly side of today’s GOP. Why do Republicans enjoy watching people suffer without healthcare. Matts analysis of where we are with the Mueller Report and why the Republicans want to block the release of the full report.