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Programming notes

*** Wednesday’s “Daily Rundown” line-up: DNC Chair and Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) on sequester effects, immigration and more… NBC’s Mark Potter live from Caracas and former Gov. Bill Richardson (D-NM) on Chavez… A Deep Dive into the prospects for L.A. and N.Y. to have women mayors and why there haven’t been more in major cities with former DC Mayor Sharon Pratt… Plus former Rep. Tom Perriello (D-VA) of the Center for American Progress, Matea Gold of the L.A. Times and Chicago Tribune, and Alfonso Aguilar of the Latino Partnership for Conservative Principles join the Gaggle.

*** Wednesday’s “Jansing & Co.” line-up: MSNBC’s Richard Lui, filling in for Chris Jansing, interviews Mark Potter live from Caracas on death of Venezuela President Hugo Chavez, Michael Shifter/President of Inter-America Dialogue on Venezuela after Chavez, Rep. Luke Messer/(R) IN on House vote on continuing resolution today, Michael Hirsh and Ruth Marcus on budget battles in Congress, Maeve Reston/L.A. Times on Mayoral runoff, Chip Wilson and Karen Finney on gun control debate and Seth Wessler/Colorlines.com on Immigration reform. 

*** Wednesday’s “MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts” line-up: MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts interviews Rep. Sander Levin (D-MI) on the battles over the budget.  Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) joins to discuss new movement on gun control in Congress.  Former CIA Agent Valerie Plame will talk about whether drones should ever be used in the U.S.  Today’s Power Panel includes:   USA Today’s Jackie Kucinich, MSNBC Contributor James Peterson and Republican strategist John Brabender.

*** Wednesday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” line-up: NBC’s Andrea Mitchell interviews Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Bloomberg’s Margaret Carlson, The Cook Report’s Amy Walter, The Atlantic’s Steven Clemons and NBC’s Mark Potter and Anne Thompson.

*** Wednesday’s “News Nation with Tamron Hall” line-up: MSNBC’s Tamron Hall interviews Rep. Maxine Waters, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Politico’s Lois Romano, Dem strategist Keith Boykin, and Time’s Jim Frederick.