Previewing The Sunday Shows
This Saturday, the GOP presidential candidates will attend the CBS/National Journal debate in South Carolina to discuss foreign policy. The Sunday shows will address the fallout from the week's two debates and the approaching deadline for the congressional super committee.
On NBC's Meet the Press, Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., will talk about the debates and developments in the 2012 race. Coming off the debate, former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman will be on CBS' Face the Nation. Republican National Committee chair Reince Priebus will discuss 2012 developments on CNN's State of the Union.
Discussing President Obama's 2012 chances and the South Carolina debate from the previous night, Maryland Democratic Governor Martin O'Malley, Mississippi Republican Governor Haley Barbour, and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., will be on Face the Nation. Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz will also be discussing Obama's path to reelection.
Congress' super cmmittee's deadline is fast approaching. Members of the super sommittee, Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., and Assistant Minority Leader James Clyburn, D-S.C., will be on Fox News Sunday. Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., and Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., will analyze the Super Committee's quest for compromise on CNN's State of the Union.
ABC's This Week will have a political roundtable to discuss the week's events.
Check out the full listings after the jump.
Meet the Press hosts Rep. Michele Bachmann, D-Minn., and DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz
Face the Nation hosts Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Mississippi Republican Governor Haley Barbour, Maryland Democratic Governor Martin O'Malley, and former Utah Republican Governor Jon Huntsman
This Week hosts a political roundtable.
Fox News Sunday hosts Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., and Assistant Minority Leader James Clyburn, D-S.C.
State of the Union hosts Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., RNC chair Reince Priebus and Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Other Weekend Shows
Political Capital features Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich. (Bloomberg, Friday, 9 p.m.).
Washington Week features New York Times' John Harwood, Time's Michael Duffy, Washington Post's Karen Tumulty, Economist's Greg Ip (PBS, Friday, 8 p.m.).
Real Time features Rep. Barney Frank, D-Mass., Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., MSNBC's Chris Matthews, and Daily Beast's Andrew Sullivan (HBO, Friday, 10 p.m.).
Situation Room features a best of the week (CNN, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.).
Communicators features VOA's David Ensor and Politico's Keach Hagey (C-SPAN, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.).
Chris Matthews Show features National Journal's Major Garrett, BBC's Katty Kay, and Washington Post's Nia-Malika Henderson (NBC, Sunday, check local listings).
Wall Street Journal Report features TBD (Sunday, 10 a.m./6 p.m.).
Newsmakers features Americans for Tax Reform president Grover Norquist, Washington Examiner's Susan Ferrechio, and The Hill's Bernie Becker (C-SPAN, Sunday, 10 a.m./6 p.m.).
Reliable Sources is Daily Beast's Lauren Ashburn, Chicago Tribune's Clarence Page, Daily Caller's Matt Lewis, USA Today's Christine Brennan, Daily Beast's Buzz Bissinger, Sports Illustrated's Jack McCallum (CNN, Sunday, 10 a.m.).
Fareed Zakaria GPS features Wall Street Journal's Bret Stephens, Carnegie Endowment for International Piece's Karim Sadjadpour, PIMCO's Mohamed El-Erian, former Michigan Democratic Gov. Jennifer Granholm, Libya interim Prime Minister Mahmoud Jabril (CNN, Sunday, 10 a.m.).
Q & A features author Karl Marlantes (C-SPAN, Sunday, 8 p.m.).
Al Punto features Guatemala President-elect Otto Perez Molina, Bill and Melinda Gates, analyst Arnoldo Torres, actor Eurenio Derbez, and actor Mickey Rourke (UNIVISION, Sunday, 10 a.m.)
Up features former Rep. Elizabeth Holtzman, D-N.Y., Georgetown University's Michael Eric Dyson, Daily Caller's Reihan Salam, Northwestern's Victoria Defrancesca Soto, The Nation's Dave Zirin, and Illinois 10th Congressional District Democratic candidate Ilya Sheyman (MSNBC, Saturday, 7 a.m.).
Up features former New Mexico Republican Gov. Gary Johnson, MSNBC's Martin Bashir, former State Department Deputy Director of Policy Planning Anne Marie Slaughter, and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman (MSNBC, Sunday, 8 a.m.).