Previewing the Sunday Shows
President Obama and Mitt Romney delivered dueling campaign speeches on the economy in Ohio this week while Obama announced a shift in immigration policy on Friday. Expect the Sunday shows to zero in on these events.
Romney is making his first appearance on a non-Fox News Sunday show this weekend when he goes on Face the Nation. Romney hasn't been on the program in four years.
White House adviser David Plouffe will appear on Meet the Press, This Week, Fox News Sunday and State of the Union, where he will be talking about the president's announcement and the campaign.
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., will appear on Meet the Press while former DNC chairman Howard Dean and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. will be discussing the 2012 race and economy on Face The Nation. Meanwhile, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., are on State of the Union to discuss the impact of the upcoming Supreme Court ruling on the federal health care law.
On Fox News Sunday, Sen. Joe Lieberman, ID-Conn., and former CIA director Michael Hayden will look at the status of the Justice Department's investigations into the recent national security leaks and the question of whether the country's security was compromised.
Tune in tonight as Fox News will present FOX FILES: The Enemy Within at 10:00-11:00 P.M./ET. Co-anchored by Bill Hemmer and Catherine Herridge, with commentary from Greg Gutfeld. The program will look at the November 2009 Fort Hood killings by Major Nidal Hasan. The special will include firsthand accounts from victims and witnesses. Additionally, Lieberman and Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, will talk about Hasan's upcoming trial.
Check out the full listings after the jump.
Meet the Press hosts White House adviser David Plouffe and Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz.
Face the Nation hosts Mitt Romney, former DNC chairman Howard Dean and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.
This Week hosts White House adviser David Plouffe.
Fox News Sunday White House adviser David Plouffe, Sen. Joe Lieberman, I-Conn., and former CIA director Michael Hayden
State of the Union hosts White House adviser David Plouffe, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md.
Other Weekend Shows
Political Capital features Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. (Bloomberg, Friday, 9 p.m.).
Washington Week features Washington Post's Karen Tumulty, Los Angeles Times' Doyle McManus, New York Times' Peter Baker and NPR's Tom Gjelten. (PBS, Friday, 8 p.m.).
Real Time features economist Joseph Stiglitz, actor Alan Thicke, Democratic strategist Karen Finney, Daily Beast's David Frum and GOP pollster Kristen Soltis (HBO, Friday, 10 p.m.).
Situation Room features interviews from the week with Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano and former Pakistan Ambassador Husain Haqqani (CNN, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.).
Communicators features Business Software Alliance CEO Robert Holleyman (C-SPAN, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.).
Chris Matthews Show features Washington Post's David Ignatius, NBC's Kelly O'Donnell, Huffington Post's Howard Fineman and Christian Science Monitor's Liz Marlantes (NBC, Sunday, check local listings).
Newsmakers features Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., (C-SPAN, Sunday, 10 a.m./6 p.m.).
Reliable Sources features Washington Post's Len Downie, San Francisco Chronicle's Phil Bronstein, American University's Jane Hall, Current TV's Cenk Uyger and Daily Caller's Matt Lewis (CNN, Sunday, 11 a.m.).
Fareed Zakaria GPS features London Mayor Boris Johnson, author Niall Ferguson, Warwick University Lord Robert Skidelsky and Copenhagen Business School's Bjor Lomborg (CNN, Sunday, 10 a.m.).
Q & A features White House adviser Brian Kamoie (C-SPAN, Sunday, 8 p.m.).
Al Punto features TBD (UNIVISION, Sunday, 10 a.m.).
Up features author Karen Ho, Harvard professor Larry Lessig, author Sherron Watkins, author Dan Dicker and Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio., (MSNBC, Saturday, 7 a.m.).
Up features Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., author Michael Hastings, radio host Ester Armah, Bernard Center for Women CEO Michelle Bernard, Atlantic's Ta-Nehisi Coates, Columbia University professor Michael Bell and Daniel Ellsberg (MSNBC, Sunday, 8 a.m.).
Melissa Harris-Perry features MSNBC's Thomas Roberts, Applied Research Center director Rinku Sen, Center for American Progress VP Tara McGuinness, author Parag Khanna, author Ayesha Khanna, Heritage Foundation's Israel Ortega, high school student facing deportation Heydi Mejia, author Jose Antonio Vargas (MSNBC, Saturday, 10 a.m.).
Melissa Harris-Perry features NAACP CEO Ben Jealous, CNBC's Keith Boykin, Feministing.com's Chloe Angyal, Daily Beast's Michael Tomasky (MSNBC, Sunday, 10 a.m.).