The Matt McGill Morning Show
03/27/15 6 a.m. CT – 9 a.m. CT
6:05 a.m. Matt opens the show with a discussion about news headlines for the day. He also previews the topics for today’s show.
6:20 a.m. Matt is joined on the show by veteran community and political activist Eddie Reed, and they talk about the upcoming event in which Attorney Thomas N. Todd is going to talk about the benefits of having a strong City Council if there is a weak mayor in office.
6:35 a.m. Matt talks about yesterday’s debate between Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Commissioner Jesus ‘Chuy’ Garcia on Fox 32 Chicago. He also takes calls from listeners.
7:05 a.m. Matt is joined on the show by Stefan Holt, Anchor / Reporter at NBC 5 Chicago, and they talk about the latest news surrounding the plane crash in the French Alps.
7:20 a.m. Matt talks about the importance of voting in elections. He also takes calls from listeners.
7:50 a.m. Matt is joined on the show by Terry Peterson, Chairman of the Chicago Transit Board, and they talk about the Chicago Transit Authority’s plans to expand its successful Second Chance program, which provides valuable job skills and career opportunities to Chicago residents who often face challenges re-entering the workforce.
8:05 a.m. Matt is joined in studio by actress, hip hop model and fashion designer Lisa Raye, and they talk about her upbringing, work experiences and her “Life Rocks” Vision Board Workshop that is set to take place tomorrow.
8:20 a.m. Matt and Lisa are joined on the show by Mary Green, President/CEO at Black Women’s Expo, and they talk about the 2015 Black Women’s EXPO.
8:50 a.m. Matt and Lisa are joined on the show by entertainment segment producer Tyra Martin, and they talk about the latest entertainment news.