***Friday's "The Daily Rundown" line-up: Live from Mt. Vernon… Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA) and Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) on the shutdown fight and the opening of the new library for Pres. Washington... A behind-the-scenes look at the library with Mt. Vernon CEO and President Curt Viebranz and library director Dr. Doug Bradburn... Plus AP's Liz Sidoti and National Review's Ramesh Ponnuru on how history will view today's Hill fights.
*** Friday’s “NOW with Alex Wagner” line-up: Joy Reid hosts. Alex Wagner’s interview with Kate McKinnon and Bobby Moynihan of SNL today airs. Guests: Michael Mann, Climate Scientist, Professor, and Director of Penn State Earth System Science Center, Author of Dire Predictions & The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars (@MichaelEMann), NBC’s Luke Russert. Panel: Jacob Weisberg, Chairman, Slate (@jacobwe), Melissa Harris Perry, msnbc Host, “Melissa Harris Perry” (@mharrisperry), Sahil Kapur, Senior Congressional Reporter, Talking Points Memo (@SahilKapur), Ryan Grim, Washington Bureau Chief, The Huffington Post (@ryangrim).
*** Friday’s “MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts” line-up: Mara Schiavocampo fills in for Thomas Roberts. Among her guests: Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on the government shutdown showdown. Faith Gay, lawyer for Marissa Alexander, who was sentenced to 20 years in prison for firing a shot in her own home, joins to discuss her client’s new trial. NBC’s Anne Thompson joins to break down the new U.N. report on climate change. Today’s Agenda Panel includes: MSNBC.com’s Dafna Linzer, Contributor with TheGrio.com Zerlina Maxwell and Bill Scher of Liberal Oasis.
*** Friday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” line-up: Andrea will interview Sen. Barbara Mikulski, Sen. Kirstin Gillibrand, NBC’s “Meet the Press” Moderator David Gregory, The Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza, MSNBC.com VP and Exec. Editor Richard Wolffe and Barnard College Pres. Debora Spar.
*** Friday’s “News Nation with Tamron Hall” line-up: Craig Melvin anchors, Sen. Robert Casey on shutdown showdown, The Grio’s Perry Bacon on Obamacare rollout, Kendall Coffey on Marissa Alexander new trial, Dr. Gregory Tatum who is hosting Chicago’s gang summit this weekend, Deitrick Haddon and Jay Haizlip from new Oxygen show “Preachers of L.A.”
*** Weekends with Alex Witt line-up: The “Office Politics” series this weekend features journalist and author of “First Class”, Alison Stewart.
*** Saturday’s “MSNBC LIVE WEEKENDS” line-up: Craig Melvin’s guests include Rep. Trey Radel (R-FL); Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA); Fmr. Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-AK); Bill Schneider of The Third Way; The Hill’s A.B. Stoddard; LA Times’ Maeve Reston; The Grio’s Perry Bacon; Amy Holmes of The Blaze; Esther Armah, political commentator and playwright.
*** Sunday’s “MSNBC LIVE WEEKENDS” line-up: Craig Melvin’s guests include Rep. John Yarmuth (D-KY); Anne Filipic of Enroll America; Jared Bernstein of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Matt Welch, editor-in-chief for Reason Magazine; and Rep. Patrick Murphy (D-FL)
First published September 27 2013, 6:25 AM