Weekend Show Preview – 9.14.14

SundayShows-w-candyWho’s on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked.

Highlights include James Brown, host of “The NFL Today” on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough on “FOX News Sunday” and CNN’s “State of the Union,” and TMZ’s Harvey Levin on FOX News’ “Media Buzz.”

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


NBC’s “Meet the Press” : Denis McDonough, White House Chief of Staff; James Baker, former Secretary of State; Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT); WaPo’s Nia-Malika Henderson; NYTimes‘ Helene Cooper; Mike Murphy, Republican strategist; POLITICO’s Jim VandeHei

ABC’s “This Week” : Denis McDonough, White House Chief of Staff; Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IO); Arne Duncan, Education Secretary; ABC’s Donna Brazile and Matthew Dowd

CBS’s “Face the Nation” : Secretary of State John Kerry; Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX); Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY); NYTimes’ sports columnist William C. Rhoden; James Brown, host, “The NFL Today;” Ken Bruns and Geoffrey C. Ward; author Doris Kearns Goodwin

“Fox News Sunday” : Denis McDonough, White House Chief of Staff; Gen. Michael Hayden, former CIA and NSA director; Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC); Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI); Jim Gray, sportscaster; Brit Hume, Fox News senior political analyst; USA Today’s Kirsten Powers; Karl Rove; Juan Williams, Fox News political analyst, defense attorney Wendy Murphy

Univision’s “Al Punto” : Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA); Juan José Gutiérrez, president, Vamos Unidos USA; Lorella Praeli, director of advocacy and policy, United We Dream; Bill O’Reilly; Jesús Esquivel, Mexican journalist; Fonseca, Latin Grammy Award-winning Colombian singer and composer

CNN’s “State of the Union : Denis McDonough, White House Chief of Staff; Major General Paul D. Eaton, retired U.S. Army General; Lieutenant General James M. Dubik, retired Army lieutenant general; Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN); Rep. John Conyers (D-MI); Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA); Jay CarneyLanhee Chen Phd, former adviser to Mitt Romney; S.E. Cupp, host of CNN’s “Crossfire;” LZ Granderson, CNN commentator

CNN’s “Inside Politics” : WaPo’s Robert Costa and Nia-Malika Henderson; AP’s Julie Pace; Josh Kraushaar, political editor, National Journal

CNN’s “Fareed Zakaria GPS”Marwan al-Muasher, former Deputy Prime Minister of Jordan; Henry Kissinger, former Secretary of State; Travis Kalanick, CEO of Uber; Vinod Khosla founder of Khosla Ventures

CNN’s “Reliable Sources” George Martin, former defensive end for the New York Giants; Chris Kluwe, former punter for the Minnesota Vikings; Christine Brennan, sports columnist, USA Today; Gary Belsky, former editor-in-chief, ESPN The Magazine; Tim Arango, Baghdad bureau chief, The New York Times; Daniel Benjamin, former State Department counterterrorism adviser; Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA); Matt Pearce, national reporter, The Los Angeles Times

FOX News’ “Sunday Morning Futures” : Rep. Buck McKeon (R-CA); Garry Kasparov, chairman, Human Rights Foundation; Kevin Warsh, former Federal Reserve Governor; Ed Rollins, FOX News contributor; Wash Times‘ Byron York; Jim Rogers, chairman, Rogers Holdings

FOX News’ “MediaBuzz” : Lauren Ashburn, FOX News contributor; Jim Geraghty, National Review; WaPo’s Dana Milbank; USA Today’s Christine Brennan; TMZ’s Harvey Levin; Baltimore Sun’s David Zurawik

The Weekend:

PBS’s “Washington Week” The Atlantic’s Molly Ball; POLITICO’s Carrie Budoff Brown; WaPo’s Ed O’Keefe; Defense One’s James Kitfield

PBS’s “To the Contrary” : TBA

BTV’s “Political Capital” : TBA

C-SPAN’s “Newsmakers” : Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD); Roll Call’s Emma Duman; WaPo’s Paul Kane

NPR’s Weekend Edition Sunday : Columbia University’s Charles Armstrong; Val McDermid, Scottish novelist; USAID administrator Rajiv Shah; David Rothkopf, CEO and editor of FP; NPR international correspondents Sylvia Poggioli (Italy), Alice Fordham (Beirut) and Julie McCarthy (New Delhi); Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl Wudunn, Pulitzer prize-winning journalists and authors of A Path Appears

NPR’s Weekend Edition Saturday : Cecilia Munoz, White House domestic policy director; Sen. Wendy Davis; Ambassador Fred Hof; NPR’s Michel Martin; Peter Thiel, author, Zero to One; Claudia Myers, director, Fort Bliss


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

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