Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

Up and at ’Em with Jack and Ben

Minnesota’s Morning Podcast


Matt Dean

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    Episode 366

    Caucus Focus

    How Tim Pawlenty rumors are affecting gubernatorial fundraising and campaigning.

    Guests: Shane Mekeland, Leah Koch, Andrew Richter, Jason Bradley, and Jeff Johnson

    Fri Feb 2 2018Friday, February 2, 2018

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    Episode 361

    Mental Jorts

    Matt Dean drops out of the gubernatorial race.

    Guests: Chas Anderson and Kurt Zellers

    Fri Jan 26 2018Friday, January 26, 2018

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    Episode 359


    The state of the state-wide races in Minnesota.

    Guest: Andy Aplikowski

    Wed Jan 24 2018Wednesday, January 24, 2018

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    Episode 357

    Requiem for a Vikings Defeat

    Was the Vikings loss the result of a lower power?

    Guest: David Osmek

    Sun Jan 21 2018Sunday, January 21, 2018

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    Episode 332

    Franken Resigns. Soon.

    He’s going to leave, but when?

    Guests: Frank Pafko, Andrew Richter, Claire Leiter, and Jason Bradley

    Fri Dec 8 2017Friday, December 8, 2017

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    Episode 331

    Franken for Vulcanis Rex

    Very full show this morning. Al Franken is resigning (probably).

    Guests: Mark Drake, John Spry‚ Ph.D., Jason Quick, and Matt Dean

    Thu Dec 7 2017Thursday, December 7, 2017

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    Episode 267

    The First Annual Harold Stassen Memorial MnGOP Gubernatorial Forum

    Seven Republican candidates face off at the Minnesota State Fair

    Guests: Jeffrey Wharton, Christopher Chamberlin, Phillip Parrish, David Osmek, Jeff Johnson, Keith Downey, and Matt Dean

    Wed Sep 6 2017Wednesday, September 6, 2017

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    Episode 182

    Shrimp Tenderloin

    Rep. Matt Dean is running for governor and wants to undo MnSure.

    Guests: Don Grant and Matt Dean

    Tue May 2 2017Tuesday, May 2, 2017

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    Episode 179

    Brunt of the Nasty

    MnGOP Deputy Chair candidates Andy Aplikowski and David Paul Pascoe.

    Guests: Frank Pafko, Andy Aplikowski, and David Pascoe

    Thu Apr 27 2017Thursday, April 27, 2017

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    Episode 165

    Filling Space With Words

    Baseball, Don Rickles, and HOV lanes.

    Guests: Claire Leiter and Matt Dean

    Fri Apr 7 2017Friday, April 7, 2017