Posts Published by Michael Brodkorb

A break down with Rep. Pat Garofalo on his upcoming retirement from the Minnesota legislature

On this episode of The Break Down with Brodkorb and Becky, Michael Brodkorb and Becky Scherr break down the following:

  • 00:01:11 – An interview with Rep. Pat Garofalo on his upcoming retirement from the Minnesota Legislature
  • 00:31:54 – Recap of the interview with Garofalo.
  • 00:34:22 – Former President Donald Trump’s recent comments on abortion. 
  • 00:52:27 – Caitlin Clark and her impact on women’s sports.
  • 01:00:10 – Michael discloses that his little sister beat him once again in fantasy sports. 

The Break Down with Brodkorb and Becky will return with a new episode next week.

BDBB: Easter, McDaniel, Abortion Poll, and Walz State of the State

On this episode of The Break Down with Brodkorb and Becky, Michael Brodkorb and Becky Scherr break down the following:

  • 00:01:06 – The annual Easter debate over ham vs turkey between Becky and Michael.
  • 00:07:51 – Easter and International Transgender Day of Visibility.
  • 00:15:38 – NBC’s hiring and firing of former Republican National Committee chair Ronna McDaniel.
  • 00:45:05 – Axios Poll: Americans strongly back abortion pill access, FDA drug powers.
  • 00:54:07 – Governor Tim Walz’s State of the State Address.

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BDBB – An interview with Three Rivers Park Commissioner Kolb

On this episode of The Break Down with Brodkorb and Becky, Michael Brodkorb and Becky Scherr break down the following:

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BDBB – An interview with Adam Platt on Uber-Lyft controversy

On this special bonus episode of The Break Down with Brodkorb and Becky, Michael Brodkorb and Becky Scherr talk with Adam Platt, the Executive Editor at Twin Cities Business Magazine, who recently wrote a commentary, “Getting to the Big Picture on Rideshare” about the ongoing Uber-Lyft controversy in Minnesota.

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BDBB – An interview with Rep. Engen on Uber-Lyft Controversy

On this episode of The Break Down with Brodkorb and Becky, Michael Brodkorb and Becky Scherr break down the following:

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BDBB – An interview about the prosecution of Ryan Londregan

On this episode of The Break Down with Brodkorb and Becky, Michael Brodkorb and Becky Scherr break down the following:

  • 00:02:51 – An interview with Stephen Foertsch, an attorney for the Minnesota Police & Peace Officers Association (MPPOA) and the Legal Defense Fund Administrator on the prosecution of Minnesota State Patrol Trooper Ryan Londregan by Hennepin County Mary Moriarty.
  • 00:25:08 – Recap of the interview with Foertsch.
  • 00:41:42 – Analysis of President Joe Biden’s State of the Union Address and the GOP Response by Alabama Sen. Katie Britt.
  • 01:18:23 – The 2024 Oscars!
  • 01:26:00 – Kirk Cousins leaves the Minnesota Vikings for the Atlanta Falcons.

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BDBB – A recap of Super Tuesday election results

On this episode of The Break Down with Brodkorb and Becky, Michael Brodkorb and Becky Scherr are joined by former Rep. Kelly Fenton and John Rouleau for a break down of the election results from Super Tuesday.

  • 00:01:30 – Michael explains why this week’s episode was released late.
  • 00:03:26 – A break down of election results from Super Tuesday.
  • 00:23:40 – The “Uncommitted” vote campaign.
  • 00:39:11 – Representative Dean Phillips and Ambassador Nikki Haley end their campaigns for president.
  • 00:47:18 – Where do we go from here?

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BDBB – An interview with Rep. Harry Niska

On this special bonus episode of The Break Down with Brodkorb and Becky, Michael Brodkorb and Becky Scherr talk with Representative Harry Niska about a recent Minnesota House of Representatives activity that targeted our state’s religious communities.

The Break Down with Brodkorb and Becky will return with a new episode on Thursday, discussing the results from Super Tuesday.

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