*** Friday’s “The Daily Rundown” line-up: Heritage Action’s Mike Needham discusses Republican backlash on the budget deal, the Washington Post’s Adam Goldman will join us to discuss the piece he co-authored on Robert Levinson for the Associated Press. The Associated Press’ Liz Sidoti, msnbc contributor and political editor of theGrio.com Perry Bacon, and CNBC Contributor Robert Costa join the Gaggle to discuss the gun control debate one year after the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary, and Qorvis Communications’ Stan Collender and Concord Coalition’s Robert Bixby are here for a Deep Dive on all things budget related.
*** Friday’s “Jansing & Co” line-up: Guests include American Urban Radio’s April Ryan, Politico’s Alexander Burns, Sen. Bob Casey, and MSNBC.com’s Irin Carmon.
*** Friday’s “MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts” line-up: MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts interviews Rep. Jim Himes (D-CT) and Americans for Responsible Solutions Executive Director Pia Carusone on where the gun debate stands one year after the Newtown shooting. Newtown family members Erica Lafferty and Carlee Soto give their reflections on how family members are healing. MSNBC.com’s Zachary Roth will look a new restrictive OH voting law headed to the governor’s desk and how it could bring us back to the days of treacherously long lines in this key battleground state. NOH8 Co-Founders Jeff Parshley and Adam Bouska will discuss the campaign’s 5 year anniversary. Today’s Agenda Panel will discuss the budget vote fallout: MSNBC.com’s Suzy Khimm, The Root’s Keli Goff and Bill Scher of Liberal Oasis.
*** Friday’s “NOW with Alex Wagner” line-up: Alex Wagner’s guests include Ana Marie Cox, former Sen. Kay Hutchison, MSNBC’s Melissa Harris Perry, and Lizz Winstead.
*** Friday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” line-up: NBC’s Andrea Mitchell interviews NBC’s Chuck Todd, NBC’s Pete
*** Saturday’s and Sunday’s “Weekends with Alex Witt”: As part of weekly “Office Politics” segment, MSNBC’s Alex Witt interviews NBC’s Martin Fletcher.
*** Saturday’s “MSNBC Live Weekends” line-up at 2pmET: Craig Melvin’s guests will include Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI); Matthew Lysiak, author of “Newtown: An American Tragedy”; Sean McGrail of the Yonkers Office of Workforce Development; Azie Dungey of the “Ask a Slave” web series; and homeless New Yorker turned tech guru Leo Grand.
***Sunday’s “MSNBC Live Weekends” line-up at 3pmET: Craig Melvin’s guests will include poet and author Maya Angelou, Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ); Esther Armah, contributing writer for alternet.org; and Peter Suderman, senior editor of Reason magazine
First published December 13 2013, 6:15 AM