- John Harwood, CNBC chief Washington correspondent, New York Times political writer
- Michael Waldman, executive director of the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law
- P.J. Crowley, former assistant secretary and spokesman at the State Department, currently the Omar Bradley Chair in Strategic Leadership at Penn State University Law School.
And here's (musically accompanied) executive producer Bill Wolff with a look ahead at what Rachel will be talking about: