Ron Reagan joins Air America as permanent host


Air America Media will be adding former first son Ron Reagan to its regular programming schedule.  “The Ron Reagan Show” will air weeknights from 8-9pm EDT beginning Monday, Sept. 8, following “The Rachel Maddow Show,” which airs from 6-8pm EDT.

Reagan has been reporting from the 2008 Republican National Convention on all Air America programs originating from Minneapolis-St. Paul and co-anchoring the evening coverage with David Bender.  He also is a regular panelist on Air America’s “7 Days in America,” and guest-hosted “American Afternoon” in the spring.

Previously, Reagan hosted a midday talk radio show on KIRO-AM in Seattle and the weekly syndicated television program “The Ron Reagan Show,” and co-hosted “Connected: Coast to Coast” and “After Hours” with Joe Scarborough on MSNBC, “Front Page” on Fox, AENTV/Publishers Weekly’s ”Publishers Weekly Minutes,” and C/Net Television’s “” 

“The Ron Reagan Show” will originate from Seattle, where Reagan currently resides.