*** Thursday’s “The Daily Rundown” line-up: Bloomberg View's Jeffrey Goldberg and former Congresswoman and director and CEO of the Wilson Center Jane Harman joins Chuck to discuss the 3rd anniversary of the Arab Spring. NBC's Keir Simmons reports from the ground on the Arab Spring anniversary. NBC's Mark Murray on what happens in the Montana Senate race after the announcement that Sen. Max Baucus' (D-MT) will become the next U.S. Ambassador to China. NBC's Stephanie Gosk shares her reporting on sports concussions and former WWE Wrestler and author SLI's Chris Nowinski joins Chuck for a discussion on pro sports concussions. Plus, Chuck's takeaway on the U.S. Delegation to the Olympics and what message the White House is trying to send Russian President Vladimir Putin.
*** Thursday’s “Jansing & Co” line-up: MSNBC’s Chris Jansing interviews the Washington Post’s Anne Kornblut, Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, the Chicago Sun-Times’ Lynn Sweet, Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-GA), and Olympic ice hockey player Caitlin Cahow
*** Thursday’s “MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts” line-up: MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts interviews Sen. Bill Nelson (D) Florida on NSA recommendations as well as the latest on missing American Robert Levinson. Thomas talks to six time Olympic Medalist – speed skater Bonnie Blair about her being appointed as a member of the U.S. Olympic Delegation to Sochi. Thomas also speaks with Alicia Nesbitt – a woman who’s losing her unemployment benefits. Our 2014 Senate Showdown series continues with a look at the Kentucky Senate Race and The Courier-Journal’s James Carroll. Today’s Agenda Panel includes Steve Benen from MaddowBlog, The Daily Beast’s Jamelle Bouie, and TheGrio.com columnist Goldie Taylor.
*** Thursday’s “NOW with Alex Wagner” line-up: Alex Wagner’s guests include former Clinton White House Press Secretary Dee Dee Myers, Bloomberg Businessweek’s Josh Green, the BBC’s Katty Kay, the Washington Post’s Eugene Robinson, and the New York Times’ Mark Leibovich.
*** Thursday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” line-up: NBC’s Andrea Mitchell interviews Sen. Patrick Leahy, NBC Terror analyst Michael Leiter, NBC Justice Correspondent Pete Williams, Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin, Associate Press White House reporter Julie Pace, Marine and Filmmaker Regan Young.
First published December 19 2013, 6:05 AM