The Matt McNeil Show

The Matt McNeil Show

Monday-Friday 3PM-5PM

Matt McNeil is a proud Minnesotan, on live weekdays from 3pm to 5pm. 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.

The Matt McNeil Show
The Matt McNeil Show
AM950 Radio

Matt McNeil is a proud Minnesotan, on live weekdays from 3pm to 5pm. 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.

Max Nesterak with Matt – February 1, 2024

Max Nesterak is the deputy editor of the Reformer and reports on labor and housing. Previously, he was an associate producer for Minnesota Public Radio after a stint at NPR. He also co-founded the Behavioral Scientist and was a Fulbright Scholar to Berlin, Germany.

Dr. Joe Eastman with Matt – February 1, 2024

Dr. Joe Eastman regularly joins the Matt McNeil Show to discuss COVID and other disease trends.

The Matt McNeil Show – January 31, 2024

On today’s show: – Rural hospitals struggle to deliver basic services to their residents, especially when providing services for mothers giving birth. – Jeff Stein’s weekly Wednesday visit. – Our extremely warm weather might feel nice, but it’s bad for the environment. – Tom Emmer and other Republicans misinterpret remarks from Ilhan Omar about Somalia.…

Matt McNeil with Jeff Stein (1/31/24)

Matt is joined by our national political expert Jeff Stein. They talk about red state politicians playing politics with the border.

The Matt McNeil Show – January 30, 2024

Taking down Christmas lights; Republicans taking credi for bills they voted against; Republicans don’t want to pass an immigration bill; Patrick Coolican joins Brett; Amy Klobuchar gets a new GOP opponent; thieves stealing EV chargers.

Patrick Coolican with Brett (1/30/24)

Brett Johnson was joined by editor-in-chief of the Minnesota Reformer, Patrick Coolican. They talk about Dean Phillip’s New Hampshire campaign and the DFL modifying the school resource officers bill.

Patrick Coolican with Brett 1-30-24

The Matt McNeil Show – January 29, 2024

Twitter struggles with a high-profile deepfake incident; modern Republican culture; Republican issues in Congress; OAN head in potential serious trouble; the Star Tribune’s Briana Bierschbach joins the show; fleeting winter carnival; Tom Emmer swatted; South Dakota billionaire implicated in child porn ring; Minnesota’s progressive tax code.

Briana Bierschbach with Matt – January 29, 2024

Briana Bierschbach is a politics and government reporter for the Star Tribune. Bierschbach has spent the last decade covering Minnesota politics for various publications, including MPR News and MinnPost. She started her journalism career in college at the University of Minnesota’s campus newspaper, the Minnesota Daily, where she covered city hall. Bierschbach also has worked…

The Matt McNeil Show – January 26, 2024

Matt does a deep dive into the warped mindsets of many people and how Trump has weaponized this group; Trump liable for an additional $83 million in damages to E. Jean Carroll; winter activities being cancelled; St. Louis Park school fights; Alabama execution; corporate profits surge; Mary Moriarty will not use grand juries.