5:40 Chris is broadcasting all week from Washington DC, which just happens to be during the Cherry Blossom Festival.

5:46 The Phillies lost two out of three over the weekend to the Kansas City Royals.

Cole Hamels (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Cole Hamels (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

6:10 Chris talks to former Chairman of the RNC, Jim Gilmore, about the Free Congress Foundation and the future of the Republican Party.

6:45 Despite calls for his resignation, Rutgers President Robert Barchi has received letters of support from numerous faculty and board members. 

6:51 The FBI is investigating a letter sent by Rutgers Assistant Coach Eric Murdoch, who may have tried to coerce almost $1 Million from the school.

7:10 Chris talks to Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup about the Presidents upcoming budget proposal and the possibility for successful gun legislation.

7:40 Chris talks to David Keene, the President of the NRA, about their efforts to fight gun ownership restrictions.

8:10 Chris talks to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about their tough opening weekend against Kansas City.

8:40 Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher died today at 87.