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The Matt McNeil Show - AM950 The Progressive Voice of Minnesota

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Matt McNeil is a proud Minnesotan, on live weekdays from 3pm to 4pm on AM950. 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.

Matt McNeil is a proud Minnesotan, on live weekdays from 3pm to 4pm on AM950. 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.

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United States

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Matt McNeil is a proud Minnesotan, on live weekdays from 3pm to 4pm on AM950. 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.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Matt McNeil Show – December 1, 2022

12/1/2022
Hour 1: We start the show with Rick Smith from the Rick Smith Show (weeknights 8-10 PM) reporting live from Georgia. Matt and Rick talk about the Georgia Senate runoff and also how Republicans and legacy media are misleading what rail unions are asking for in their dispute with rail companies. The absurdity of Republicans…

Duration:01:33:54

Matt McNeil with Anita Gaul (12/1/22)

12/1/2022
We’re joined by Anita Gaul. who ran for Senate District 15 in western Minnesota this past fall. She reflects on the difficulty Democrats face when campaigning in rural Minnesota.

Duration:00:18:13

Matt McNeil with Rick Smith (12/1/22)

12/1/2022
Matt is joined by Rick Smith from the Rick Smith Show (weeknights 8-10 PM) reporting live from Georgia. Matt and Rick talk about the Georgia Senate runoff and also how Republicans and legacy media are misleading what rail unions are asking for in their dispute with rail companies.

Duration:00:18:55

The Matt McNeil Show – November 30, 2022

11/30/2022
Hour 1: AM950 calendars are back! And this year we’ve also added a National Parks poster. Go to our Membership page to find out how you can get them (https://www.am950radio.com/featured_events/2023-am950-calendar-and-national-parks-poster/). Congress passes a same sex marriage protection bill. Then it’s our national political expert Jeff Stein. Matt and Jeff look at some stunning stats from…

Duration:01:32:57

Matt McNeil with Jeff Stein (11/30/22)

11/30/2022
It’s our national political expert Jeff Stein. Matt and Jeff look at some stunning stats from this year’s midterms, Republicans trying to frame the elections as a “win,” some (but probably not a majority) of Republicans criticize Trump for dining with far right personality Nick Fuentes and more.

Duration:00:21:54

The Matt McNeil Show – November 29, 2022

11/29/2022
Winter storm hits the metro; ice fishers rescued yesterday off Red Lake; Twitter update; cryptocurrency issues continue; spike in Facebook Marketplace robberies; Patrick Coolican has his Tuesday visit with Brett; Stallings tapes.

Duration:01:32:56

Patrick Coolican with Brett 11/29/22

11/29/2022

Duration:00:15:37

The Matt McNeil Show – November 28, 2022

11/28/2022
Matt goes to the Minnesota History Museum to see the Sherlock Holmes exhibit along with other long weekend recapping; Burnsville family receives nasty anonymous letter about their Christmas decorations; Mike Lindell will run for RNC chair; Donald Trump’s dinner with white nationalist heavily criticized; will Minnesota jump toward the front of the presidential primary?; how…

Duration:01:33:28

Rep. Rick Hansen with Matt – November 28, 2022

11/28/2022
Rick Hansen will be taking over representing House District 53B in January.

Duration:00:13:25

The Matt McNeil Show – November 22, 2022

11/22/2022
Thanksgiving preparations continue; Trump’s desperate attempt to keep his tax returns from the House committee fails; the collapse of FTX; Matt addresses issues with our school system; Brett is joined by Max Nesterak as they discuss labor-related priorities for the new incoming state legislature; crime roundup; have a great week, everybody.

Duration:01:33:34

Max Nesterak with Brett 11/22/22

11/22/2022

Duration:00:18:39

The Matt McNeil Show – November 21, 2022

11/21/2022
Sports disappointment; what is the long-term goal for Twitter?; Bree Johnson of MJSB Employment Justice sits down for an extended interview with Matt; Terry John Zila makes his annual Thanksgiving week visit to the show; Joe Biden pardons two turkeys; illness continues to surge statewide as we head into the holidays; Kevin McCarthy vows to…

Duration:01:33:09

Terry John Zila with Matt – November 21, 2022

11/21/2022
Terry John Zila has been experimenting in the kitchen his entire life. Twenty years in the restaurant industry has exposed him to a wide variety of cooking styles. In his private dining and corporate events and in-home cooking classes, he uses that culinary knowledge to create unique events.

Duration:00:26:45

Bree Johnson with Matt – November 21, 2022

11/21/2022
In 2020, Bree founded the employment law firm of MJSB, representing employees harmed in the workplace by harassment, sexual assault, discrimination, retaliation, and wrongful termination. She also counseled non-profits on governance and employment law matters, leveraging her experience inside corporations and large law firms. Prior to MJSB, Bree worked at Minneapolis-based law firms such as…

Duration:00:20:59

The Matt McNeil Show – November 18, 2022

11/18/2022
The downfall of Twitter accelerates; Superior, WI city council member forced to resign; Dr. Joe Eastman joins the show; Matt and Patrick discuss the new Twins uniforms; Taylor Swift ticket sale cancelled; One Direction.

Duration:01:33:28

Dr. Joe Eastman with Matt – November 18, 2022

11/18/2022

Duration:00:17:07

The Matt McNeil Show – November 17, 2022

11/17/2022
Matt details his Thanksgiving shopping; NIMBYs and proposals in West St. Paul; Grumpy Old Men upsets Fargo in Minnesota Movie Challenge; Nancy Pelosi will not seek leadership in the new Democratic minority in the US House; looking to reform police departments.

Duration:01:32:31

The Matt McNeil Show – November 16, 2022

11/16/2022
Hour 1: How much will the average Thanksgiving meal cost this year? New Thanksgiving foods. Why Republicans failed to defeat Keith Ellison in the AG race. Then we’re joined by Cliff Schecter. Matt and Cliff talk about how so many states and Congressional districts went blue (or at least purple) during the supposed red wave,…

Duration:01:31:03

Matt McNeil with State Auditor Julie Blaha (11/16/22)

11/16/2022
We’re joined by State Auditor Julie Blaha as she discusses how she was able to win reelection in what was supposed to be a big Republican year, what she’d like to do in her second term and more.

Duration:00:15:47

Matt McNeil with Cliff Schecter (11/16/22)

11/16/2022
We’re joined by Cliff Schecter. Matt and Cliff talk about how so many states and Congressional districts went blue (or at least purple) during the supposed red wave, an orange haired Florida man announcing another presidential run and more.

Duration:00:23:49