Brett Johnson with Patrick Coolican (9/27/22)

Brett Johnson is joined editor-in-chief of the Minnesota Reformer. They talk about new stats showing MN has a major alcohol consumption problem, how MN has fallen behind other states with ballot access and the political fallout from the Feeding Our Future scandal.

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Ben Wikler with Matt – September 26, 2022

Ben Wikler was elected chair of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin in June of 2019. Now in his second term, he has led the party through an unbroken string of statewide victories, including Wisconsin’s defeat of Trump in 2020, and built the WisDems to a new level of success and recognition as a force for…

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Matt McNeil with Michael Brodkorb (9/7/22)

We’re joined by former Republican Party analyst Michael Brodkorb, who was recently attacked on social media by Matt Birk. They talk about why the Jensen/Birk campaign has been struggling and how the MN GOP should be focusing on other statewide races besides governor.

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Matt McNeil with Jeff Stein (8/24/22)

It’s our usual Wednesday visit with national political expert Jeff Stein. Matt and Jeff talk about student loan debt cancellation, why costs have gone up so much for college over the years, Republicans continuing to make Nazi comparisons to make points and more.

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Cliff Schecter with Matt – August 23, 2022

Cliff Schecter is the President of Libertas LLC, a public relations and political strategy firm. He is the author of the 2008 bestselling book The Real McCain, a syndicated columnist, and co-owner of We Act Radio, AM 1480 in Washington DC. He also sits on the Board on the Ohio Innocence Project. You can follow him on…

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Matt McNeil with Jeff Stein (7/27/22)

It’s our usual Wednesday visit with national political expert Jeff Stein. Matt and Jeff talk about when/if Trump might announce another presidential run, Trump’s endorsement power in GOP primaries, a possible prisoner exchange with Russia for Brittney Griner and the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

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Brett Johnson Interviews Patrick Coolican (7/26/22)

Brett Johnson is joined by Patrick Coolican of the Minnesota Reformer. They talk about the latest fundraising numbers for the DFL and GOP, how to campaign against Matt Birk’s gaffes and Mankato Mayo Clinic nurses decertifying their union.

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Cliff Schecter with Matt – July 18, 2022

Cliff Schecter is the President of Libertas LLC, a public relations and political strategy firm. He is the author of the 2008 bestselling book The Real McCain, a syndicated columnist, and co-owner of We Act Radio, AM 1480 in Washington DC. He also sits on the Board on the Ohio Innocence Project. You can follow him on…

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Matt McNeil with Jeff Stein (7/13/22)

It’s our Wednesday visit national political expert Jeff Stein. Matt and Jeff talk about Donald Trump being accused of witness tampering with the Jan. 6 committee, tweets prior to Jan. 6 that incited the riot, polls showing Trump is losing ground among Republican voters in favor of Ron DeSantis, Steve Bannon’s legal troubles and more.

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Matt McNeil with Jeff Stein (7/6/22)

It’s our usual weekly visit with national political expert Jeff Stein. Matt and Jeff talk about Democrats possibly gaining ground on Republicans after several controversial SCOTUS rulings,Trump facing legal problems in Georgia for trying to overturn the 2020 election and more.

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Brett Johnson with Patrick Coolican (7/5/22)

Brett is joined by Patrick Coolican of the Minnesota Reformer. They talk about the legislature inadvertently legalizing cannabis edibles and how that happened as well as some landlords in St. Paul trying to skirt the city’s rent control ordinance.

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Brett Johnson Interviews Max Nesterak (6/21/22)

Brett Johnson is joined by Max Nesterak deputy editor at the Minnesota Reformer. They talk about Governor Tim Walz reviving his proposal for Walz checks, unionization efforts at Minnesota Starrbucks stores and tenants of HavenBrook Homes, one of the largest private landlords in Minnesota, demanding better living conditions.

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Cliff Schecter with Matt – June 13, 2022

Cliff Schecter is the President of Libertas LLC, a public relations and political strategy firm. He is the author of the 2008 bestselling book The Real McCain, a syndicated columnist, and co-owner of We Act Radio, AM 1480 in Washington DC. He also sits on the Board on the Ohio Innocence Project. You can follow him on…

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Brett Johnson with Patrick Coolican (5/31/22)

Brett Johnson speaks with Patrick Coolican, editor-in-chief of the Minnesota Reformer. They talk about how some Minneapolis cops are making well into 6 figures with overtime pay, why AR15’s need to be banned and preserving murals that were made in the aftermath of the murder of George Floyd.

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Brett Johnson Interviews Jacob Millner of AJC Twin Cities

Brett Johnson is joined by Jacob Millner, the Twin Cities regional director of the American Jewish Commitee. They discuss GOP Secretary of State candidate Kim Crockett’s controversial antisemitic video that was sired at last weekend’s Republican state convention.

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