Kornacki takes the helm of MSNBC weekend morning show

PolitickerNJ.com (then-PoliticsNJ.com) alumnus Steve Kornacki has been named the new host of MSNBC’s “Up” which airs Saturdays and Sundays from 8-10 a.m. ET.

Kornacki will replace Chris Hayes, who is moving to the 8 p.m. weekday slot as the replacement for Ed Schultz.

Schultz is moving to weekends.

Kornacki takes the helm of MSNBC weekend morning show