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 starts the show talking about Indigenous People’s Day (not Columbus Day) and how Matt voted today. Also why are MN Republican house members now finally open to a bonding bill? States surrounding Minnesota are doing a terrible job managing COVID-19 outbreaks. Responding to the Amy Coney Barrett hearings Matt talks about how the corporate…
Idiot drives from southwestern MN to Duluth for a Trump rally, punches a WCCO reporter once he gets there; a private security firm has enlisted guards to watch Minneapolis polling places against state law; Jim Hagedorn in ethics trouble yet again.
Rep. Liz Olson is Democrat of the Day; the emboldenment of militia idiots comes to a crescendo with the arrests of several men plotting to kidnap Michigan Gov. Whitmer; get out and vote; coronavirus update.
Matt speaks about politics, the president, COVID, and the PRESIDENT’s COVID case. Jeff Stein is back as well.
We start today’s show talking about the death of Eddie Van Halen. Then Matt talks about two reasons why he didn’t sleep well last night. One being a libertarian leaning friend who tried justifying the Proud Boys. The other on how Republicans will easily go along with Trump to try and steal the election.
Chris LaTondresse is Democrat of the Day; Matt discusses the far-reaching implications of the Trumps’ positive COVID tests and how they directly impact Minnesotans with all the state officials he had contact with and who they have since then had contact with.
Matt’s Democrat of the Day is Caitlin Cahill; Coronavirus Update; Matt talks about some of the impacts of the virus on his life; Jack Rice talks with Matt.
Matt discusses the presidential debate, baseball, COVID, and more!
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.