The Matt McNeil Show – May 4, 2022

Hour 1 segments 1/2: The climate is broken as it looks like we’ll immediately jump to temps in the 80’s next week. A look at what other rights could be taken away given the SCOTS’s logic now on Roe vs. Wade.

Hour 1 segments 3/4: It’s our usual Wednesday visit with national political expert Jeff Stein. Matt and Jeff discuss how the leaked SCOTUS abortion ruling might impact midterm election turnout, why it’s plausible a conservative may have leaked the opinion, the logic (or lack thereof) behind Alito’s opinion, overruling court precedent and more.

Hour 2 segment 1: Why Democrats are terrible at getting their message out in media appearances. The MN COVD-19 update.

Hour 2 segment 2: A look at a new COVID subvariant.

Hour 2 segment 3: Our Democrat of the Day is Hanna Valento, who is running in district 33A in the northeast metro.

Hour 2 segment 4: The EPA recommends the Army Corps not reissue a PolyMet water permit.