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Jansing & Co.
updated 5/3/2013 10:16:25 AM ET 2013-05-03T14:16:25

More than 70 thousand people are headed to Houston for the NRA's annual convention Friday.

More than 70 thousand people are headed to Houston for the NRA’s annual convention. Former VP candidate and Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, Texas Senator Ted Cruz, and Texas Governor Rick Perry are slated to address the crowd. We’ll talk with Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal.

Unemployment fell to a four-year low of 7.5%  in April, according to the Labor Department. Jared Bernstein, former Chief Economist to Vice President Biden and an MSNBC contributor, will weigh in.

Plus, is Vice President Biden the long shot for the 2016 Democratic nominee if former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gets in the ring? We’ll ask NBC News Political Analyst and former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell and Sara Fagan, a former White House Political Director for President George W. Bush.

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