*** Thursday’s “Daily Rundown” line-up: NBC News’ Richard Engel and NBC News Terrorism Analyst Evan Kohlmann join Chuck to talk the latest on the terror threats and embassy closures…Rep. Rush Holt (D-NJ) will discuss the Patriot Act and New Jersey Senate Race…NBC’s Tehran Bureau Chief Ali Arouzi takes a Deep Dive on Iran’s new president …and former Republican Governor from Maryland Bob Ehrlich, Stephanie Schriock, president of EMILY’s List, and Senior Congressional Reporter for Politico Manu Raju join the Gaggle.
*** Thursday’s “Jansing & Co.” line-up: MSNBC’s Chris Jansing interviews Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) about President Obama’s appearance on Leno and his housing fix plan. The New York Times’ Jeremy Peters and Politico’s Lois Romano will discuss the politics of terror. Author Thomas Sugrue will talk about the Detroit Mayoral runoff and discuss what it will take to restore the Motor City back to its former glory. Strategists Aisha Moodie-Mills and John Feehery will talk about efforts to define Hillary Clinton. Co-host of “The Cycle” Ari Melber will premiere the next piece in his “Presumed Guilty” series: sequester cuts and the impact on public defenders.
*** Thursday’s “MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts” line-up: MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts interviews NBC News Terrorism analyst Evan Kohlmann, Fmr. Gov. Ed Rendell, Fmr. RNC Chair Michael Steele, NBC Latino Contributor Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, MSNBC’s Dafna Linzer, Igor Volsky from Think Progress, W. Kamau Bell from FXX’s “Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell”, and fmr. FBI profiler Clint Van Zandt
*** Thursday’s “NOW with Alex Wagner” line-up: MSNBC’s Alex Wagner is joined by NBC’s Richard Engel, The New York Times’ Robert Worth, Political Consultant and former Deputy Campaign Manager for San Diego Mayor Bob Filner Laura Fink, The Huffington Post’s Ryan Grim, The Nation’s Katrina Vanden Heuvel and Jared Bernstein, Senior Fellow at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
*** Thursday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” line-up: Foreign affairs analyst Robin Wright, The New York Times’ Mark Mazzetti, The Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza, Medal of Honor Recipient Col. Jack Jacobs and NBC’s Richard Engel. NBC’s John Yang, Kristen Welker and Ron Mott also join Andrea today.
*** Thursday’s “News Nation with Tamron Hall” line-up: Tamron interviews KXAS investigative reporter Scott Freidman on the Fort hood shooting trial, Howard Berry, whose son committed suicide following the attack on Fort Hood, Time Magazine’s Michael Crowley, The Washington Post’s Nia Malika Henderson, and columnist for Reuters and The Atlantic Zachary Karabell.