Previewing the Sunday Shows
Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner heads to the Sunday shows this weekend amid fiscal cliff talks. He'll be appearing on Meet the Press, Face the Nation, This Week, State of the Union, and Fox News Sunday.
For more fiscal cliff talk, Fox News Sunday will also host Speaker John Boehner.
On Meet the Press, Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., will also discuss the negotiations over the fiscal cliff and the debate will continue in a panel featuring Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md.
Face the Nation will also focus on the fiscal cliff fight, with Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., and Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich. The group will also be discussing the upheaval in the Middle East and the Benghazi investigation.
This Week's panel will feature Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., who was in the spotlight this week for saying Republicans should take President Obama's tax deal; as well as Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., and former Romney adviser Dan Senor talking about the fiscal cliff.
Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Democratic Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer will talk fiscal cliff on State of the Union.
Bloomberg TV's Capitol Gains will have Bloomberg Government's Director of Research Bob Litan talk about a study showing what it would take for the United States to reach financially sound footing. Host Peter Cook will also talk to Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini about Washington's budget battle.
Capitol Gains will also profile Washington lawyer Gene Scalia, who is fighting the Dodd-Frank legislation in court. Sidenote: He also happens to be Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's son.
Check out the full listings:
Meet the Press hosts Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md.
Face the Nation hosts Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., and Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich.
This Week hosts Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., and former Romney adviser Dan Senor.
Fox News Sunday hosts House Speaker John Boehner and Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner
State of the Union hosts Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer.
Capitol Gains hosts Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini and SCOTUS Justice Antonin Scalia son and attorney Gene Scalia.
Other Weekend Shows
Political Capital features NEC director Gene Sperling (Bloomberg, Friday, 9 p.m.).
Washington Week features CNN's Gloria Borger, USA Today's Susan Davis and NBC's Mike Viqueria (PBS, Friday, 8 p.m.).
Real Time is on break (HBO, Friday, 10 p.m.).
Situation Room features interviews from earlier in the week with Mexico President-Elect Enrique Pena Nieto and journalist Hamid Mir (CNN, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.).
Communicators features Center for Democracy and Technology Project on Freedom, Security & Technology director Gregory Nojeim and FBI Agents Association President Konrad Motyka (C-SPAN, Saturday, 6:30 p.m.).
Chris Matthews Show features Time's Richard Stengel, BBC's Katty Kay, New York Magazine's John Heilemann and CNN's Gloria Borger (NBC, Sunday, check local listings).
Newsmakers features Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa., (C-SPAN, Sunday, 10 a.m./6 p.m.).
Reliable Sources features Baltimore Sun's David Zurawik, GW director Frank Sesno, former NBC reporter Fred Francis, Columbia University's Emily Bell, former New York Times' reporter Lola Ogunnaike, National Review's Ramesh Ponnuru and TheRoot.com's Keli Goff (CNN, Sunday, 11 a.m.).
Fareed Zakaria GPS features Harvard's Tarek Masoud, Time's Richard Stengel, New Yorker's Evan Osnos and CFR Asia Studies director Elizabeth Economy, New York Times' Jeffrey Gettleman and author Nassim Taleb (CNN, Sunday, 10 a.m.).
Q & A features author Michael Hill (C-SPAN, Sunday, 8 p.m.).
Al Punto features former Mexico presidential candidate Anres Manual Lopez Obrador, National Immigration Forum spokesperson Juan Jose Gutierrez, journalist Alicia Ortega, journalist Nuria Peria and TECHO President Nicolas Berandi (UNIVISION, Sunday, 10 a.m.).