The Matt McNeil Show
Matt McNeil is a proud Minnesotan, on live weekdays from 4pm to 6pm. 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.
On today’s show: Thanks to everyone for attending this year’s Blue State Ball! Also Cliff Schecter joins to talk about Trump’s murderer’s row of imbeciles (aka his cabinet) and how much trouble national Republicans are in, especially in Tuesday’s special election in Pennsylvania.
Why did state senator Eric Pratt become so offended when a speaker on the senate floor said literal Nazis were Nazis. Also house district 15B has quite the cast of Republicans running to replace Jim Newberger. And why Republicans in the legislature are trying to put through a bill that deals with “in god we…
Matt gives some final thoughts on the Bachelor debacle. Then on a more serious note does the stock market now look a lot like it did prior to the 2008 crash? Also why the MN GOP gun proposals at schools do nothing to solve the problem.
Matt talks the Bachelor with superfan Hunter. Gun control and NRA nuts. Robert Baril of Laughing Matters joins!
How did the local forecasters miss the snow storm forecast by so much? Also how much has Trump golfed and how Trump’s tariffs will hurt the economy. And should we eliminate tipping so everyone can get paid a living wage?
Trump wants to start a steel trade war. Matt explains why this won’t likely go well for us. And then Pawlenty is still mulling a run for governor by using the wayback machine and the Minnesota Family Council.
Someone in Pennsylvania steals a pot of meatballs and faces a $25,000 fine?! MN Republicans try to take credit for the new state budget surplus. Also Jeff Stein talking about national politics, gun bills, and election integrity.
Matt talks about Blue State Ball VIP ticket giveaway. Visit AM950Radio.com to sign up for our mailing list and to win a chance for VIP Blue State Ball tickets. Matt talks about gun arguments as well as sexual harassment at the MN state capitol.