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.
Author Erik Rivenes joins the program “Dirty Doc Ames and the Scandal that shook Minneapolis.” Matt talks Supreme Court ruling on Sports Gambling.
Matt responds to a New York Times editorial that claims it’s Democrats fault that Republicans voted for the incompetent Trump. Democrat of the Day is MN-25A House candidate Jamie Mahlberg. Also #RandyinCoonRapids returns!
Dean Phillips is the Democrat of the Day and joins Matt in studio. Also Thomas McInerney makes an appearance on FOX News and makes some disgusting comments about John McCain’s military service.
Democrat of the Day is Kelly Moller running for MN House 42-A. Then what is the Stanley Boyd school district in Wisconsin doing throwing away lunches of kids who can’t afford to pay? And Jeff Stein on national politics including the downfall of Michael Cohen and the Iran nuclear deal.
Matt is joined by Heather Klassen a southwest Minnesota native, is running for the Minnesota House of Representatives, District 23A. Also Gary Kaunonen joins to talk about his book “Flames of Discontent” Based on the most thorough base of documentary evidence that any study of this strike has engaged, Flames of Discontent breaks significant new ground in…
Our Democrat of the day is state auditor and candidate for governor Rebecca Otto. Then Matt talks about the poorly designed traffic detours in the metro. And Tim Pawlenty’s former lieutenant governor, Carol Molnau, endorses Pawlenty’s GOP primary opponent, Jeff Johnson. Also what to make of Arne Carlson endorsing Richard Painter.
Matt asks are drivers crazier now with the warmer weather? Then Trump continues his talk of trade wars. And Marla Vagts running for MN House 58B is our Democrat of the Day