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Programming notes

*** Thursday’s “The Daily Rundown” line-up: NBC’s David Gregory and Politico’s Jonathan Martin on the president’s midterm kickoff… NBC’s Richard Engel with the latest from Seoul… A Deep Dive into New York’s mayoral mayhem with NY1’s Errol Louis… Plus Democratic pollster Fred Yang, AP’s Liz Sidoti and Republican ad maker Kim Alfano join the Gaggle.

*** Thursday’s “Jansing & Co.” line-up: MSNBC’s Chris Jansing interviews Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) on gun control debate… Jose Diaz-Balart and Nia Malika Henderson on guns debate and upcoming immigration legislation…  Ambassador Marc Ginsberg on North Korea…  Rick Lazio and Steve Elmendorf on Rutgers coach firing fallout… And Howard Bragman on his interview with Patti Davis where she says her father Ronald Reagan would have supported gay marriage

*** Thursday’s “MSNBC Live with Thomas Roberts” line-up: MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts interviews former Clinton State Dept. spokesman James Rubin,  Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), Rep. Rush Holt (D-NJ), MSBNC’s Chris Hayes, and he Grio’s Joy-Ann Reid.

*** Thursday’s “NOW with Alex Wagner” line-up: Alex Wagner’s guests include radio host Kurt Andersen, Fortune’s Leigh Gallagher, Demos’ Heather McGhee, NBC’s Chelsea Clinton, and actress Jada Pinkett Smith.

*** Thursday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” line-up: NBC’s Andrea Mitchell interviews gun-control advocate (and Gabby Giffords husband) Mark Kelly, Rep. Peter King (R-NY), Diane Von Furstenberg, the Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza and Ruth Marcus, USA Today’s Susan Page and NBC’s Richard Engel and Ayman Mohyeldin.

*** Thursday’s “News Nation with Tamron Hall” line-up: Thomas Roberts, filling in for Tamron Hall, interviews Gordon Chang with the latest on North Korea, Dem strategist Ben LaBolt, NAACP President Ben Jealous, MSNBC Political Analyst Jonathan Alter, Politico’s Rachel Smolkin, and Time Magazine’s Elizabeth Dias.