Weekend Show Preview — 2.8.15

Who’s on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked

Who’s on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked.

Highlights will include Secretary of State John Kerry on “Meet the Press”; Mayor Bill de Blasio on “Al Punto”; and Senator Ted Cruz on “State of the Union” and “This Week.”


“Fox News Sunday”: Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, U.S. Army (retired); Dr. Ben Carson, Retired Neurosurgeon and author of One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save America’s Future; world champion boxer, Manny Pacquiao; former Bush White House senior advisor and Fox News contributor, Karl Rove; Bob Woodward of The Washington Post; host of “The Laura Ingraham Show” and Fox News contributor, Laura Ingraham; and Fox News political analyst, Juan Williams.

CBS’s “Face the Nation”: TBA

NBC’s “Meet the Press“: TBA

Univision’s “Al Punto” : Mayor of New York City, Bill de Blasio; U.S. Representative Juan Vargas (D- CA); national political coordinator and board member of the Venezuelan Political Movement “Voluntad Popular,” Carlos Vecchio; journalist and writer, Lydia Cacho; entrepreneur, Jordi Muñoz; and singer and composer, Juanes.

ABC’s “This Week“: Gen. John Allen, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret) and special presidential envoy for the global coalition to counter ISIS; Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX); Rick and Karen Santorum, co-authors of “Bella’s Gift”; co-founder of Echelon Insight and contributor at The Daily Beast, Kristen Soltis Anderson; Democratic strategist and CNN Political commentator, Van Jones; managing editor of Bloomberg Politics and host of “With All Due Respect,” Mark Halperin; and managing editor, Bloomberg Politics and host of “With All Due Respect,” John Heilemann.

CNN’s “State of the Union”: Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), Senate Committee on Armed Services; Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), House Committee on Armed Services and House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Representative Mike Rogers (R-MI), CNN National Security; Secretary of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, General Counsel of the Department of Defense (2009-2012) (Barack Obama Administration); and Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA), Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs; Senate Committee on Armed Services.

CNN’s “Fareed Zakaria GPS” : senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, Stephen Cohen, PhD; CEO and founder of Russia’s largest foreign investment fund, Hermitage Capital Management, William Browder; George F. Kennan Senior Fellow for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Stephen Sestanovich, PhD; Canadian member of Parliament and former managing director and editor for Consumers News at Thomson Reuters, Chrystia Freeland; journalist, writer, and author of Miral: A Novel, Rula Jebreal; former Deputy Prime Minister of Jordan, vice president for studies at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Marwan al-Muasher; Professor of Middle East Studies and International Relations at London School of Economics and Political Science, Fawaz Gerges, PhD.

CNN’s “Inside Politics”: chief White House correspondent for POLITICO, Mike Allen; political reporter for The Washington Post, Nia-Malika Henderson; White House correspondent for The Associated Press, Julie Pace; national political reporter for CNN Digital, Peter Hamby.

CNN’s “Reliable Sources” : former CBS News anchor, Dan Rather; former master instructor and chief of training, U.S. Navy’s Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape school and author of The Terrorist Recognition Handbook, Malcolm Nance; co-president and chief creative officer, The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard, Janice Min; former professional Tennis player and first prominent transgendered woman, Renee Richards; and author of Fresh Off the Boat; A Memoir, Eddie Huang.

FOX News’ “MediaBuzz” : media critic for Baltimore Sun, David Zurawik; investigative journalist, Sharyl Attkisson; Paul Farhi of The Washington Post; senior editor of Fortune Magazine and Fox News contributor, Nina Easton; National Review contributing editor, Jim Geraghty; and national political correspondent for NPR and Fox News contributor, Mara Liasson.

FOX News’ “Sunday Morning Futures” : Representative Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), House Judiciary Cmte chairman; Senator John Hoeven (R-ND), member of the Senate Committee On Energy and Senate Committee On Appropriations; Bill Browder, author of Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice; Lt. Gen. Daniel Bolger, U.S. Army (retired) and author of Why We Lost: A General’s Inside Account of The Iraq and Afghanistan Wars; Ed Rollins, former principal White House advisor to President Reagan and Fox News Political Analyst; Tony Sayegh. former press aide to Jack Kemp, president of Talk Radio News Service and Fox News contributor; Douglas Holtz-Eakin, president of the American Action Forum and former director of the Congressional Budget Office and former chief economist at Council of Economic Advisers.

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