Politico now has an interactive preview of the Sunday shows with the hosts of each show. Politico’s Mike Allen interviews David Gregory, Christiane Amanpour, Bob Schieffer, Candy Crowley, and Brett Baier for Turn the Table.
Got a burning comment on the Sunday talk show guests? Jump on the forum and discuss it. According to Politico, here is the lineup for this week’s shows:
Meet the Press (NBC) — Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner makes a couple of appearances on the Sunday shows to press the Obama administration’s case for raising the nation’s debt limit as negotiations on a long-term spending plan enter a critical phase.
Also appearing is Republican presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty, the former governor of Minnesota, where much of the state government is now shut down in a budget standoff.
This Week (ABC) — White House chief of staff Bill Daley and the newly appointed International Monetary Fund managing director, Christine Lagarde, who’s taking over in the wake of the arrest of her predecessor, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, on sexual assault charges in New York.
State of the Union (CNN) — House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and Maryland Rep. Chris Van Hollen, the ranking Democrat on the House Budget Committee. Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum also stops by to discuss his bid for the Republican presidential nomination, as well as James Garvin, the chief scientist at NASA’s Space Flight Center, to discuss the future of space travel.
Newsmakers (CSPAN) — Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan, chairman of the conservative Republican Study Committee.
Political Capital (Bloomberg TV) — Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.).
Washington Watch (TV One) — Former Secretary of State retired Gen. Colin Powell.