Dan Rea

People celebrate in front of the US Supreme Court after the ruling was announced on the Affordable Care Act, June 25, 2015.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

NightSide – The Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare

BOSTON (CBS) – In a 6-3 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled today that the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, would not be struck down despite a technicality in its wording. The central […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/29/2015

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NightSide Weekend Commentary – Strange Bedfellows

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea looks at the Trans Pacific Partnership, and the strange alliances it created. Originally aired June 28th, 2015.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/28/2015

The South Carolina and American flags flying at half-staff behind the Confederate flag in front of the State Congress building in Columbia, South Carolina.   (Photo Credit: MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Confederate Flag Retirement

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea says it’s time to retire the Confederate Flag to the dustbin of history. Originally aired June 27th, 2015.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/27/2015

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NightSide – Should Short-Term Rentals Be Regulated?

BOSTON (CBS) – More and more people are using internet sites like AirBnB or Homeaway to book a place to stay while on vacation, avoiding the high prices and fees that come with booking directly […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/25/2015

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NightSide – A Discussion On The Boston 2024 Olympic Bid

BOSTON (CBS) – In the first true joint appearance since last December, Chris Dempsey, co-chair of No Boston Olympics, and Richard Davey, CEO of Boston 2024 both join Dan in studio to debate Boston as […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/24/2015

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NightSide – Happy Father’s Day!

BOSTON (CBS) – Dan Rea gave callers a chance to talk about their fathers. Originally broadcast June 19th, 2015. Part 1: Part 2:

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/22/2015


NightSide Weekend Commentary – Happy Father’s Day

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea salutes all fathers. Originally aired June 21st, 2015.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/21/2015


NightSide Weekend Commentary – A Win For The Little Guy

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea applauds a recent ruling allowing folks to put coins in parking meters for strangers, thus preventing the cars from getting tickets. Originally aired June 20th, 2015

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/20/2015

The South Carolina and American flags fly at half mast as the Confederate flag unfurls below at the Confederate Monument June 18, 2015 in Columbia, South Carolina. (Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images)

Charlie Baker: South Carolina’s Confederate Flag ‘Should Be Gone’

Gov. Charlie Baker has apologized for saying South Carolina residents “can make their own call” about flying the Confederate flag outside their state capitol.


Charlie Baker NightSide

NightSide – Gov. Charlie Baker Chats With Dan Rea

BOSTON (CBS) – Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker joins Dan in the NightSide studio to talk about his first six months in office, the upcoming challenges facing the state as we head into the summer months, […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/18/2015