*** Thursday’s “Daily Rundown” line-up: More on the new wave of NBC/WSJ poll numbers on health care, abortion and immigration… Latest on Snowden with NBC’s Jim Maceda from Moscow and last night’s House floor fight over the NSA with one of the defeated bill’s sponsors Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO) as well as a vocal opponent of the bill (and top Intelligence Committee Republican) Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA)… a Deep Dive into how the Senate’s dysfunction is decades in the making with “The American Senate” co-author and U.S. Senate historian emeritus Richard Baker… Plus Politico’s Rachel Smolkin, The Grio’s Perry Bacon Jr. and TIME’s Michael Scherer join the Gaggle.
*** Thursday’s “Jansing & Co.” line-up: Radhika Jones/Time and Manu Raju/Politico on Eric Holder speaking this morning at a National Urban League forum on the George Zimmerman verdict and Voting Rights Act, Rep. Chris Van Hollen/(D) Maryland on the very narrow loss of a House vote to curb the NSA’s effort to collect private phone information as well as new NBC/WSJ poll numbers that show increasing concern about government intrusion on privacy, Lizzie Crocker/The Daily Beast on the latest efforts to get Anthony Weiner to drop out of New York City Mayoral race in wake of latest sexting revelations, Amy Holmes and Former Rep. Patrick Murphy on President Obama’s new economic push and whether it will amount to anything, and Chris Jansing live from London with the latest on the Royal Baby
*** Thursday’s “MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts” line-up: Guests include the Huffington Post’s Marc Lamont Hill, VF.com’s Juli Weiner, Rep. Bobby Rush (D-IL), Attorney Faith Gay, The Grio.com’s Joy-Ann Reid, MSNBC Political Contributor Steve Benen, msnbc.com’s Irin Carmon, and syndicated columnist Earl Ofari Hutchinson.
*** Thursday’s “NOW with Alex Wagner” line-up: Alex Wagner’s guests include former PA Gov. Ed Rendell, Jonathan Alter, theGrio’s Joy Reid, and Huffington Post’s Sam Stein.
*** Thursday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” line-up: NBC’s Andrea Mitchell interviews Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL), PA Attorney General Kathleen Kane, National Urban League President and CEO Marc Morial, The Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza and USA Today’s Susan Page.
*** Thursday’s “News Nation with Tamron Hall” line-up: MSNBC’s Tamron Hall interviews the NY Times’ Jonathan Weisman and Michael Smerconish.
First published July 25 2013, 6:12 AM