*** Friday’s “Daily Rundown” line-up: Jobs report reaction from CNBC’s Becky Quick, CEA Chairman Alan Krueger, Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and freshman Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA), who also joins as part of our running series meeting the newest members of Congress and will talk about the DOMA developments as well… NBC’s Kelly O’Donnell on President Obama’s charm offensive on Capitol Hill and one of us (!!!) on the latest 2016 moves and Levin’s retirement… Plus former Gov. Bob Ehrlich (R-MD), Democratic pollster Margie Omero and Nathan Gonzales of the Rothenberg Political Report and Roll Call join the Gaggle.
*** Friday’s “Jansing & Co.” line-up: MSNBC’s Chris Jansing interviews Cory Booker, Sean Spicer, and Rep. Steve Israel. Plus, journalists Susan Ferrechio and Nia-Malika Henderson, and strategists Robert Traynham and Rodell Mollineau.
*** Friday’s “MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts” line-up: MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts talks with Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT) about hopes for a grand bargain on the budget & his “no” vote against CIA Director John Brennan… Human Rights Activist David Mixner joins to discuss former President Bill Clinton’s new op-ed urging the Supreme Court to overturn DOMA… Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) joins to talk about the NRA’s PR machine & prospect for gun control laws in Congress... And today’s Power Panel includes: TheGrio.com’s Perry Bacon, Democratic Strategist Chris Kofinis, Republican Strategist Alice Stewart.
*** Friday’s “NOW with Alex Wagner” line-up: Alex Wagner’s guests include Buzzfeed’s Ben Smith, MSNBC’s Melissa Harris Perry, former Obama campaign official Stephanie Cutter, and MSNBC’s Chris Hayes.
*** Friday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” line-up: NBC’s Andrea Mitchell interviews former Sen. Alan Simpson (R-WY), former Clinton Press Secy Dee Dee Myers, , NBC’s Anne Thompson and Pete Williams, Noticiero Telemundo Anchor Jose Diaz Balart, The Economist’s Greg Ip, the Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza and Jonathan Capehart and The Brookings Institution’s Diane Negroponte.
*** Friday’s “News Nation with Tamron Hall” line-up: MSNBC’s Tamron Hall interviews American Urban Radio’s April Ryan, Dem strategist Chris Kofinis, Reuter’s columnist Zachary Karabell, US Women’s Chamber of Commerce CEO Margot Dorfman on raising the minimum wage.
*** Saturday's and Sunday's "Weekends with Alex Witt" line-up: As part of her weekly "Office Politics" segment, MSNBC's Alex Witt interviews Carl Bernstein. She also interviews Rep. John Yarmuth (D-KY) and Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX).
*** Saturday’s and Sunday’s “UP with Chris Hayes” line-up: On Saturday, MSNBC’s Chris Hayes interviews Rep. Dan Kildee (D-MI), Kiron Skinner and Tim Carney. On Sunday, he interviews former Rep. Bob Ney (R-OH).
*** Saturday’s “MSNBC Live Weekends” line-up, starting at 2:00 pm ET: Craig Melvin’s guests include former Congressional candidate Mia Love (R-UT); Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY); former GHW Bush aide Joe Watkins; Chris Kofinis, former top aide to Sen. Joe Manchin; Jared Bernstein, former top economic adviser to V.P. Biden; Bill Schneider of the Third Way; Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, a fellow at the University of Texas; Matt Welch, editor-in-chief of Reason Magazine; and Lisa Miller, contributing editor for New York Magazine.
*** Sunday’s “MSNBC Live Weekends” line-up, starting 3:00 pm ET: Craig Melvin’s guests include Robin Kelly (D), candidate for the Illinois special House election; Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY); Robert Traynham, former Bush advisor; Fmr. Rep. Patrick Murphy (D-PA); Politico’s Manu Raju; The Grio’s Perry Bacon; Amy Holmes, former speechwriter for then-Majority Leader Bill Frist; and Washington Post columnist Dana Milbank.