The Matt McGill Morning Show
09/22/15 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 continues his discussion about news headlines for the day.
6:35 a.m. Matt is joined on the show by Eli Stokols, national politics reporter for POLITICO, and they talk about Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s decision to exit the 2016 presidential race.
6:50 a.m. Matt talks about Pope Francis’ visit to Washington D.C.
7:05 a.m. Lincoln A. Blades, journalist, essayist and founder of “This is Your Conscience.com”, joins Matt McGill to discuss his article in TheGrio titled “Richard Sherman’s gripe with ‘Black Lives Matter’ is glaringly misguided.”
7:20 a.m. Matt continues his discussion about Lincoln A. Blade’s article and the Black Lives Matter movement. He also takes calls from listeners.
8:05 a.m. Matt takes calls from listeners.
8:35 a.m. Nielsen’s Consumer Corner with Cheryl Pearson-McNeil: Matt is joined on the show by Rebecca K. Roussell, Senior Director Diverse Intelligence Series at Nielsen, and they talk about the Nielsen report that examines the consumption habits of affluent African-American consumers.
To view the report click here: www.nielsen.com/us/en/insights/news/2015/african-americans-are-increasingly-affluent-educated-and-diverse.html
8:50 a.m. Matt and Rebecca continue their discussion about the Nielsen report that examines the consumption habits of affluent African-American consumers.