The Company Memo: Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Updated
By msnbc staff
President Barack Obama
President Barack Obama
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President Obama is set to meet with progressive, labor and business leaders Tuesday on immigration and the budget, just hours after the House Judiciary Committee begins a hearing on immigration. Congresswoman Judy Chu is part of the committee hearing and joins Jansing & Co. to discuss.

On the heels of the President’s speech on gun control reform in Minneapolis Monday, New York Congressman Charlie Rangel assesses whether progress is being made— especially with news of a bipartisan gun control bill to be introduced in the House Tuesday.

We’re keeping an eye on House Majority Leader Eric Cantor Tuesday as he takes his turn hitting the “reset” button on the GOP in a speech at the conservative American Enterprise Institute. Strategists Jonathan Collegio and Steve McMahon are on hand to discuss.

With a 73% approval rating, Michelle Obama tops her husband and all members of his cabinet in the public’s eye. But what will she use her political goodwill to accomplish in his second term? We’re asking iVillage’s Kelly Wallace and Marie Claire’s Lea Goldman.

Plus, msnbc’s Richard Lui “drills down” on the problems with gerrymandering.

The Company Memo: Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Updated