*** Friday’s “Daily Rundown” line-up: A special discussion on the 5th anniversary of the financial collapse with former Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT), former FDIC Chair Sheila Bair and former TARP executive pay czar Ken Feinberg… Latest on the New Jersey boardwalk fire and the Colorado flooding… Plus the Economist’s Greg Ip, former Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-AR), fmr. Bush 43 Administration spokesman Tony Fratto and Politico’s Maju Raju join the Gaggle.
*** Friday’s “MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts” line-up: MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts interviews Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY) on Syria and the budget battles raging on Capitol Hill... MSNBC Contributor Jared Bernstein joins to discuss the new NBC News/WSJ Poll on Americans’ attitudes toward the economy five years after the Lehman collapse… Today’s Agenda Panel includes: The Huffington Post’s Sabrina Siddiqui, ThinkProgress.Org’s Igor Volsky and Bill Scher of Liberal Oasis.
*** Friday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” line-up: NBC’s Andrea Mitchell, reporting from Geneva, interviews former Sen. Richard Lugar, NBC Terror Analyst Michael Leiter, MSNBC Nuclear Expert David Albright, Syria Deeply Co-Founder Lara Setrakian and the Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza and Anne Gearan.
*** Friday’s “News Nation with Tamron Hall” line-up: MSNBC’s Tamron Hall interviews Hiram College political science professor Jason Johnson, Sirius XM’s Michael Smerconish, and Ohio ACLU policy director Helena Bottemiller on school board attempt to ban “The Bluest Eyes”
*** Saturday’s and Sunday’s “Weekends with Alex Witt” line-up: As part of her weekly “Office Politics” series, MSNBC’s Alex Witt interviews liberal author Joe Conason.
*** Saturday’s “MSNBC LIVE WEEKENDS” line-up: Craig Melvin’s guests include Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY); former South Carolina GOP Chair Katon Dawson; MSNBC contributor Goldie Taylor; Thomas Reese, senior analyst for The National Catholic Reporter; Mark Glaze of Mayors Against Illegal Guns; Gayle Lemmon with the Council on Foreign Relations; Jonathan Allen of Politico; Scott Anderson, author of “Lawrence in Arabia”; NBC News Terrorism Analyst Evan Kohlmann; former hacker Kevin Mitnick; Foreign Policy magazine’s Shane Harris; Dave Zirin, sports editor of The Nation; Danielle Nierenberg of FoodTank; and artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh
*** Sunday’s “MSNBC LIVE WEEKENDS” line-up: Craig Melvin’s guests include actor and author Bill Cosby; George French, president of Miles College; Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI); Gen. Barry McCaffrey; Mark Potok of the Southern Poverty Law Center; syndicated columnist Bob Franken; and Esther Armah, political commentator and playwright
First published September 13 2013, 6:04 AM