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 is joined with Rebecca Otto for the whole show.
Some quick hits from Matt on Republicans destroying coffee makers and why the Minnesota media is burying stories on Minnesota politicians in sexual harassment scandals. Then Quinn Nystrom is in studio to talk about November being diabetes awareness month.
Matt is joined by Tina Liebling
In the first half of the show Matt talks about how the St. Paul Police Federation’s controversial anti-Melvin Carter letter ended up back firing and actually leading to Carter’s election as St. Paul mayor. He also talks about school referendum results and other local city results. In the second half of the show Matt and…
It’s election day…make sure you VOTE! Matt talks about the importance of off year and local elections and how they can impact your day to day life. Then why gun nuts and the NRA will just say there’s nothing that can be done when we have a mass shooting.
Matt talks about the Texas shooting, The NRA, and United States gun deaths. Find out
Thor opens tonight! Matt’s excited for it and also shares memories of some of his favorite old theaters. Then Matt and lots of callers react to recent statements made by Donna Brazille regarding the 2016 Democratic primary between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.
Matt talks about he was wrong about the Mall of America. Praises their business practice for closing on Thanksgiving. Talks about Trump tax plan. Matt shares story of how the DNC took money from Hillary Clinton to save their debt, unfair for Bernie Sanders.
On today’s show: Actual cold weather in late October/early November. The GOP tax bill raise taxes on anyone making less than $300,000. The Star Tribune runs an article about a grand total of two people (out of more than 166,000) complaining about MNSure’s website. And who exactly crashed MNSure’s phone system last year and why…