Weekend Show Preview – 8.10.14

On Tuesday we gave you the ratings for the August 3 Sunday Shows in the DC Market.

Who’s on the talk shows this weekend?

Highlights include Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein on “Face the Nation,” the CIA’s John Brennan and Ron Patrick on “Al Punto,” and Zalmay Khalilzad, former Ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq, and the UN on “State of the Union.” 

Not all lineups have been announced. But click through for those that are and we’ll continue to update throughout the day.


NBC’s “Meet the Press” : TBA

ABC’s “This Week” : Gen. Carter Ham, former commander, U.S. & Coalition Forces in Mosul; Frank Glover, Jr., president, SHIELD in Africa; Amb. Robin Sanders, former U.S. Ambassador to Republic of the Congo and Nigeria; ABC’s Matthew Dowd and Cokie Roberts; LZ Granderson, senior writer, ESPN The MagazineSharyl Attkisson, author, “Stonewalled”

CBS’s “Face the Nation” : Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI); Amb. James Jeffrey, former US Ambassador to Iraq; Dr. Keiji Fukuda, assistant director-general for health security, World Health Organization; Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein

“Fox News Sunday” : Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC); Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE); John Engler, former Governor of Michigan; Ivanka Trump, EVP, The Trump Organization; FOX News contributors George Will and Laura Ingraham; WaPo’s Jackie Kucinich; NJ’s Ron Fournier

Univision’s “Al Punto” : The CIA’s John Brennan and Ron Patrick; Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY); Carmen Middleton, director of the CIA’s Center for Mission Diversity; Glenn Greenwald, WaPo’s Barton Gellman and Greg Miller, The Guardian’s Ewen MacAskill and Spencer Ackerman, “Dragnet Nation” author Julia Angwin, ACLU executive director Anthony Romero

CNN’s “State of the Union : Sen. John McCain (R-AZ); General James L. Jones, former National Security Advisor (Obama Administration); Zalmay Khalilzad, former Ambassador to Afghanistan (2003-2005); former Ambassador to Iraq (2005-07); former Ambassador to the United Nations (2007-09)

CNN’s “Inside Politics” : LATimes’ Maeve Reston, POLITICO’s Manu Raju and Maggie Haberman, CNN’s Peter Hamby

CNN’s “Fareed Zakaria GPS” : Haaretz’s Peter Beinart, LSE’s Fawaz Gerges, WSJ’s Bret Stephens, Neil deGrasse Tyson, PhD, astrophysicist, American Museum of Natural History

CNN’s “Reliable Sources” : TBA

Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures” : Dan Senor, former spokesperson for Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq; Alex Sanchez, president and CEO of Florida Bankers Association; FOX News contributors Gen. Jack Keane, Judith Miller, and Tony Sayegh; Alan Murray, Fortune magazine editor

Fox News’ “MediaBuzz” : FOX News contributors Lauren Ashburn, Frank Luntz, and Leslie Marshall; The Blaze’s Amy Holmes

The Weekend:

PBS’s “Washington Week” : McClatchy’s Nancy Youssef, TIME’s Michael Crowley, LATimes‘ Doyle McManus, Cook Political Report’s Amy Walter

PBS’s “To the Contrary” : TBA

BTV’s “Political Capital” : TBA

C-SPAN’s “Newsmakers”Tim Phillips, president, Americans for Prosperity; WSJ’s Beth Reinhard; NYTimes‘ Carl Hulse

NPR’s Weekend Edition SundayGeorge Mitchell, former U.S. Senator and Special Envoy for Middle East Peace; Major General David Allvin, U.S. Air Force; Sean Carberry, NPR international correspondent, Kabul; Peter Kenyon, NPR international correspondent, Turkey; Sinéad O’Connor, I’m not Bossy, I’m the Boss; Richard Flanagan, The Narrow Road To The Deep North author; Helen Thorpe, Solder Girls author

NPR’s Weekend Edition Saturday : WaPo’s Leonard Downie Jr.; Eleanor Beardsley, NPR international correspondent, Paris; Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson, NPR international correspondent, Berlin; Christopher DennyIf The Roses Don’t Kill Us; Gabriel WestonDirty Work author

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

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