Matt Bingay

Assistant General Manager, Programming / All Things Considered Host

Matt Bingay is the local host for All Things Considered, Executive Producer for Virginia Insight, and Assistant General Manager for Programming on WMRA and WEMC.

Matt began working for WMRA as a student at James Madison University in 1992.  And except for a brief year at New Hampshire Public Radio in Concord, Matt has spent the majority of his public radio career at WMRA.

Matt is also an amateur violist and guitarist, has played soccer since grade school (and still plays today), is always reading something (fiction and non-fiction), has a few marathons under his belt and loves living in the Shenandoah Valley.


Public Radio Showcase 3-31-12
10:27 am
Sat March 31, 2012

Does China Do Capitalism Better Than America?

NPR presents an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate about capitalism in America and China.

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Civic Soapbox
6:00 am
Fri March 30, 2012

Essay: Rebooting the Occupy Movement

On WMRA's occasional series, The Civic Soapbox, Denise Zito shares her thoughts about the Occupy Movement and it's future.

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Public Radio Showcase 3-24-12
2:38 pm
Sat March 24, 2012

Is Obesity The Government's Business?

David Satcher (from left), Pamela Peeke, John Stossel and Paul Campos faced off in an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate on obesity Feb. 7 at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts at New York University.

NPR presents an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate about obesity in the US.

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Public Radio Showcase 3-17-12
4:29 pm
Sat March 17, 2012

The Rise of the Islamists

Across the Arab world, the new power brokers are Islamist movements with a sweeping electoral mandate.

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Public Radio Showcase 3-10-12
3:56 pm
Sat March 10, 2012

BURN: An Energy Journal - Particles: Nuclear Power After Fukushima

It is the fundamental issue of our time: Energy; where we get it; how we use it; what happens then. It powers our homes and our economy; it creates troubled alliances and disturbing divisions; it empowers and impoverishes; it enables almost all that we do and now threatens all that we have become.

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Public Radio Showcase 3-3-12
4:40 pm
Sat March 3, 2012

After Kim Jong-il: America and the Two Koreas

The death of Kim Jong-il last December - and the appointment of his unknown and untested twenty-something son Kim Jong-un as his successor - has left the world on the edge of its seat – and with plenty of questions.

The US, South Korea, and North Korea’s neighbors are watching closely to see what comes next.

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Public Radio Showcase 2-25-12
4:05 pm
Sat February 25, 2012

America and the Middle East: What Lies Ahead

With American troops out of Iraq and leaving Afghanistan – what will America’s ‘strong presence’ in the region look like?

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7:08 pm
Tue February 14, 2012

WMRA Spring Drive

The WMRA 4 1/2 day Spring Fundraiser ended Saturday at Noon with a total raised of $81,853.

Thank you very much to everyone who contributed during this brief drive and if you couldn't find a convenient time to call, please give now.

Public Radio Showcase 2-11-12
10:18 am
Sat February 11, 2012

Maya Angelou's Black History Month Special

May Angelou

Maya Angelou defines Black History, as it is embraced in our popular culture with an emphasis on the civil rights era and a poetic acknowledgement of late activist, Rosa Parks.

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Public Radio Showcase 2-4-12
11:21 am
Sat February 4, 2012

Should The U.N. Admit Palestine as a Full Member State?

NPR presents an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate about Palestine's status in the United Nations.

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