MSNBC can be found on Channel #356 on the DIRECTV Channel Lineup.
This channel is also available in HD (High Definition).
There are many different DIRECTV programming packages to choose from, however you will only get MSG Plus on:
MSNBC is a new channel that brings the best news stories from across the country and the world right into your living room. You will get top class reporting, as well as live news coverage, documentaries, political analysis, interviews and a variety of news shows and specials. If you want news, then this channel is the way to go.
Some of what you can expect to see on this channel: