Weekend Show Preview — 1.11.15

sunday-shows_304Who’s on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked.

Highlights will include Attorney General Eric Holder on “Face the Nation,” “This Week,” “State of the Union” and “Meet the Press”;  General Martin Dempsey on “Fox News Sunday”; and Senator John McCain on “State of the Union.”

Sunday: 

CBS’s “Face the Nation”: Attorney General Eric Holder; Homeland Security Committee chairman, Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX); assistant Majority leader, Senator John Cornyn (R-TX); former CIA deputy director and CBS News Senior Security contributor, Michael Morell; CBS News Homeland Security correspondent, Bob Orr; David Ignatius of The Washington Post; Council on Foreign Relations adjunct senior fellow and former special representative to Muslim Communities, Farah Pandith; Ruth Marcus of The Washington Post; Peter Baker of The New York Times; Politico’s Jim Vandehei.

NBC’s “Meet the Press“: Attorney General Eric Holder; The New York Times columnist, David Brooks; The New York Times Pentagon correspondent, Helene Cooper; Chief Foreign Affairs correspondent for NBC News, Andrea Mitchell; The National Review editor, Rich Lowry; The Islamic Monthly senior editor, Arsalan Iftikhar; activist and author of “Infidel,”
Ayaan Hirsi Ali; former State Department Special Envoy for Guantanamo Closure, Clifford Sloan; Miami Herald reporter, Carol Rosenberg; SVP for Foreign and Defense Policy Studies, Danielle Pletka.

“Fox News Sunday”: Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Gen. Martin Dempsey; syndicated columnist / Fox News contributor, George Will
; White House correspondent for The Associated Press, Julie Pace; former Bush White House senior advisor / Fox News contributor, Karl Rove; 
Fox News political analyst, Juan Williams.

Univision’s “Al Punto”: activist and artist, Tania Bruguera; international affairs analyst, Gabriel Guerra Castellanos; activist, Nansi Cisneros; elected US Representative (R), District (26), Florida, Carlos Curbelo; elected U.S. Representative (D), District (35), California, Norma Torres; cartoonist and friend of one of the killed French journalists, Felipe Galindo-Feggo; BBC deputy bureau editor, Carlos Chirinos; and Muslim chaplain and civil rights lawyer, Wilfredo Amr Ruiz.

ABC’s “This Week“: Attorney General Eric Holder, and Senator Richard Burr (R-NC), the new chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee.

CNN’s “State of the Union”: Attorney General, Eric Holder; Senator John McCain (R-AZ), chairman, Senate Armed Services Committee; Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

CNN’s “Fareed Zakaria GPS” : French philosopher and intellectual, Bernard Henri-Levy; columnist and foreign affairs commentator, The Guardian; former editor, Le Monde, Natalie Nougayrede; fellow, Harvard Kennedy School; author of Nomad: From Islam to America (2010), Aayaan Hirsi Ali;  author of Radical: My Journey Out Of Islamist Extremism (2013); former member, Hizb ut-Tahrir; founder, Quilliam, an anti-Islamist think-tank, Maajid Nawaz; author of Takedown: Inside the Hunt for Al Qaeda(2013); former Senior Intelligence Adviser, Federal Bureau of Investigation; former analyst, Central Intelligence Agency, Phillip Mudd; former director of the CIA (George W. Bush & Obama Administrations) (2006-2009); former director of the NSA (Bill Clinton & George W. Bush Administrations) (1999-2005), Gen. Michael Hayden.

CNN’s “Inside Politics”: TBA

CNN’s “Reliable Sources” : TBA

FOX News’ “MediaBuzz” : 
former NBC News senior correspondent, Fred Francis; Fox News National Security analyst, KT McFarland; Fox News contributor, Mara Liasson; Washington Post cartoonist, Tom Toles; Roll Call editor-in-chief, Christina Bellantoni; Lauren Fox of National Journal.

The Weekend:

PBS’s “Washington Week”: Pete Williams of NBC News; Nancy Youssef of The Daily Beast; Susan Davis of USA Today; and John Harwood of CNBC and The New York Times.

 C-SPAN’s “Newsmakers”: TBA

NPR’s “Weekend Edition Saturday” : TBA

We’ll update ’em as we get ’em (email fishbowldamon@gmail.com).