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.
Carlie Kotyza-Witthun is Democrat of the Day; Matt’s Homer Hanky rant; coronavirus update; polls show a greater acceptance of BLM, even in more conservative regions of the state.
We start today’s show with Cliff Schecter talking about Brad Parscale, Trump’s taxes (or lack thereof), the SCOTUS, the Biden vs. Trump debate and more! Also Matt talks about how Democrats should campaign in rural areas.
Former Maryland governor and 2016 presidential candidate Martin O’Malley is Democrat of the Day; the Serial Squirter has been arrested; what Minnesota would look like right now in terms of the virus if Republicans were in control.
The CD2 race postponed due to the death of candidate Adam Weeks; we still need to take COVID seriously, please; coronavirus update; Brad Kovach is Democrat of the Day.
Matt speaks to Jeff Stein about RBG, Breonna Taylor, and rapid migration of American rural families.
Matt continues the discussion on what will happen next with the Supreme Court and all the things conservatives might be chomping at the bit to strike down; coronavirus update; more QAnon candidate lunacy; Flo from Minneapolis voted early!
Today we talk about how we got to this point of having Trump replacing RBG thanks to people not voting in 2016. How should Democrats (especially moderate Dems) respond once a new Trump justice is on the court? Also Secretary of State Steve Simon is our Democrat of the Day to talk about how people…
Matt recites a few powerful speeches about the struggle for justice to encourage us during these trying times.
Matt speaks with Justice Paul Thissen, and offers words of power for this trying time.
Matt talks about his COVID concerns, polling results and how they’re reported on, and delivers a heartfelt speech about the atrocities committed under Trump’s immigration institutions.