The Shortsleeve Report
Weekdays: 10AM – 12:00PM
Sundays: 4PM – 6PM
WMEX 1510 AM Radio presents “The Shortsleeve Report”.
Joe Shortsleeve, is the host of The Shortsleeve Report from 10 am to 12 pm every weekday on 1510 WMEX.
Joe is an Emmy award winning journalist and draws upon over thirty years of experience as an investigative reporter and television news anchor. For the past decade, Shortsleeve has served as Chief Correspondent and ITEAM reporter for WBZ-TV 4; the CBS owned and operated station, in the sixth largest media market in the country. Joe has interviewed some of the most influential leaders in our region and has an extensive network of contacts.
Throughout his nearly 25 years at WBZ, Mr. Joe has covered some of the biggest news stories in the region from the Marathon Bombing to the search for John F. Kennedy Junior’s plane when it crashed off Martha’s Vineyard. While Joe was at WBZ, the station won several major journalistic awards including an Edward R Morrow Award and more recently a Peabody Award. Joe’s ITEAM reports were known for an exceptional level of detail and research which provided WBZ exclusive promotable content for the highly competitive 11:00 pm newscast in Boston. Mr. Shortsleeve’s stories covered everything from millions of dollars federal grant money for cancer research going missing to Boston city officials attempting to take control of buildings from the city’s worst landlord.
Listen to The Shortsleeve Report Archived Shows
By Joe Shortsleeve So now the Trump campaign has made the adjustments for November. From here, it either works or it doesn't. I agree with many of his changes. I think he is now more on message and he seems to understand the mistakes he has made. I was really...read more
The summer is quickly moving past the political conventions and the focus is starting to shift to the Fall. The Shortsleeve Report will continue to follow the political developments in the presidential race very closely. Trump and Pence vs Clinton and Kaine...the race...read more
July 4th is upon us!!!! My mother always used to say.... the summer was over...after July 4th. Ouch.... I hated when she said that!! But, November will be here before we know it. In the meantime, the Democratic and Republican conventions are just around the corner and...read more
So ...Corey Lewandowski has been fired!! Wow....what does that mean for the Trump campaign? A more gentle candidate? More teleprompter speeches from a less accessible Donald? Something was not going right inside the campaign, and Corey was shown the door. Diane and I...read more
So the general election really began today. Now we will watch the candidates as they pivot towards the Fall. Trump is trying out the teleprompter...and Hillary is releasing new TV ads. Poor Bernie has become yesterday's news. The next shoes to drop with be those worn...read more
Oh my, Donald Trump turned up the heat on the media today...calling most members...dishonest. It was a new level for the Donald. At one point during the press conference at Trump Towers in NYC, he was asked if the testy relationship would be carried to the White House...read more
23Greetings WMEX listeners! My first blog. Shortsleeve and Mac has been on the air now 100 days and counting. This election season has proven to be ripe with all kinds of informative and entertaining material. Trump. Clinton. Sanders...and now we have the Libertarians...read more