Previewing the Sunday Shows
Sunday shows will address the fallout from the first presidential debate as well as the improved unemployment numbers.
On Face the Nation, President Obama senior adviser David Axelrod will talk about the president's performance in the debate and the home stretch of the campaign.
Obama senior adviser Robert Gibbs and former Speaker Newt Gingrich will be on Meet the Press talking about how the race has changed in light of a strong Mitt Romney debate performance and and the new jobs numbers. Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., will be on Fox News Sunday, also discussing the potential impact of the week's events on the race.
Former CBO director Douglas Holtz-Eakin and Moody's Mark Zandi will be discussing the economy on State of the Union.
Former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland and Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine will be on State of the Union talking about the state of the White House race.
Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., and Tax Policy Director Donald Marron will be on Capitol Gains talking ideas for tax reform and the upcoming budget battle.
Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger will continue his book tour on Meet the Press this weekend.
Check out the full listings after the jump.
Meet the Press hosts Obama adviser Robert Gibbs, former Speaker Newt Gingrich and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger
Face the Nation hosts Obama adviser David Axelrod.
This Week hosts TBD.
Fox News Sunday hosts Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H.
State of the Union hosts former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland and Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, former CBO director Douglas Holtz-Eakin and Moody's Mark Zandi.
Capitol Gains hosts Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., and Tax Policy Director Mark Zandi.
Other Weekend Shows
Political Capital features DNC chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz and RNC chairman Reince Priebus (Bloomberg, Friday, 9 p.m.).
Washington Week features New York Times' Peter Baker, Washington Post's Dan Balz, Bloomberg's Jeanne Cummings and CBS' John Dickerson (PBS, Friday, 8 p.m.).
Real Time features GOP pollster Frank Luntz, environmentalist Bill McKibben, CNN's Will Cain, former Rep. Mark Foley, R-Fla., and actress Kerry Washington (HBO, Friday, 10 p.m.).
Situation Room features National Journal's Ron Brownstein, a replay of an interviews with Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., University of Chicago Professor and former Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Austan Goolsbee and Daily Beast's Howard Kurtz and Daily-Download.com's Lauren Ashburn (CNN, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.).
Communicators features FCC commissioner Ajit Pai (C-SPAN, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.).
Chris Matthews Show features ABC's Sam Donaldson, MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell, Time's Joe Klein and MSNBC's SE Cupp (NBC, Sunday, check local listings).
Newsmakers features DCCC chairman Steve Israel (C-SPAN, Sunday, 10 a.m./6 p.m.).
Reliable Sources features PBS' Terence Smith, Sirius/XM's Julie Mason, Roll Call's David Drucker, The Blaze's Amy Holmes, Washington Post's Dana Milbank and Politico's Patrick Gavin (CNN, Sunday, 11 a.m.).
Fareed Zakaria GPS features Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blackfein, Cisco Systems John Chambers, Dow Chemical Company CEO Andrew Liveris, author Salman Rushdie and former CIA Director Gen. Michael Hayden (CNN, Sunday, 10 a.m.).
Q & A features CBS' Morley Safer (C-SPAN, Sunday, 8 p.m.).
Al Punto features Venezuelan Oposition presidential candidate Henrique Capriles Radonski, Radonski mother Monica Radonski, Youth Force national coordinator Roberto Patino, International Youth Commission's Xoan Noya and MIT President Rafael Reif (UNIVISION, Sunday, 10 a.m.).