Weekend Show Preview – 9.7.14

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

Sunday marks Chuck Todd‘s first as moderator of NBC’s “Meet the Press,” with an exclusive interview with President Barack Obama. Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger will be on CBS’s “Face the Nation” and NPR’s “Weekend Edition Saturday.” Former Gov. Mitt Romney (R-MA) will join “FOX News Sunday.”

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” : Exclusive interview with President Barack Obama; Mayor Marilyn Strickland (Tacoma, Washington); Mayor Bill Peduto (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania); Mayor Mick Cornett (Oklahoma City, Oklahoma); “Morning Joe’s Joe Scarborough; WaPo’s Nia-Malika Henderson; Cook Political Report’s Amy Walter; BuzzFeed’s John Stanton

ABC’s “This Week” : Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX); Rep. Peter King (R-NY); Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA); Yahoo’s Matt Bai; ABC News contributors Donna Brazile and Bill Kristol; Jonathan Karl, ABC News White House correspondent; FiveThirtyEight’s Nate Silver; Interior Secretary Sally Jewell

CBS’s “Face the Nation” : Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL); Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD); Henry Kissinger, former Secretary of State; WSJ’s Peggy Noonan; WaPo’s David Ignatius; NYTimesPeter Baker and David Leonhardt; Anthony Salvato, CBS News elections director

“Fox News Sunday” : Former Gov. Mitt Romney (R-MA); Rep. Michael McCaul (R-TX); Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ); swimmer Katie Ledecky; FOX News contributor George Will; AP’s Julie PaceBrit Hume, FOX News senior political analyst; WaPo’s Bob Woodward

Univision’s “Al Punto” : National Council of La Raza’s Clarissa Martinez-De-Castro; Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles’s Jorge Mario Cabrera; Frank Sharry, founder and executive director of America’s Voice; CNN correspondent Karl Penhaul; Talía Vásquez, attorney of former Michoacán militia member, Dr. José Manuel Mireles; Alexis and Fido, Latin Grammy reggaeton duo from Puerto Rico

CNN’s “State of the Union : Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA); Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI); Michael Nutter, mayor of Philadelphia; Marty Walsh, mayor of Boston; Kevin Faulconer, mayor of San Diego; “Crossfire” co-hosts Newt Gingrich and S.E. Cupp; CNN commentator LZ Granderson

CNN’s “Inside Politics” : NYTimes‘ Peter Baker; The Atlantic’s Molly Ball; POLITICO’s Maggie Haberman and Manu Raju

CNN’s “Fareed Zakaria GPS” : WaPo columnist Anne Appelbaum; Haaretz.com’s Peter Beinart; CFR president Richard Haass; WSJ’s Bret Stephens; Peter Bergen, director, New America Foundation; Husain Haqqani, former Ambassador to the United States for the Islamic Republic of Pakistan; Sanjay Gupta, CNN chief medical correspondent

CNN’s “Reliable Sources” : Chuck Todd, moderator, “Meet the Press”; Bill Burton, former deputy White House press secretary; Ari Fleischer, former White House press secretary; Katrina Vanden Heuvel, editor and publisher, The Nation; NJ’s Ron Fournier; Rula Jebreal, Arab Israeli journalist

FOX News’ “Sunday Morning Futures” : Rep. Lynn Westmoreland (R-GA); Mike Baker, former CIA covert operations officer; Robert Hormats, former Under Secretary of State for Economic, Growth, Energy, and the Environment; Ed Rollins, FOX News political analyst; FOX News contributor Judy Miller; Russell Goldsmith, chairman and CEO, City National Bank

FOX News’ “MediaBuzz” : FOX News contributor Lauren AshburnThe Hill editor-in-chief Bob Cusack; Cook Political Report’s Amy Walter; Mediaite’s Joe ConchaWeekly Standard’s Stephen Hayes; FOX News political analyst Juan Williams

The Weekend:

PBS’s “Washington Week” : CNBC’s John Harwood; Bloomberg News’ Indira Lakshmanan; FP’s Yochi Dreazen; NYTimes‘ Peter Baker; CBS News’ John Dickerson

PBS’s “To the Contrary” : TBA

BTV’s “Political Capital” : TBA

C-SPAN’s “Newsmakers”Mary Kay Henry, president, Service Employees International Union; reporters TBA

NPR’s Weekend Edition SundayRobert Baer, former CIA operative; Mona Chalabi, lead writer for DataLab at fivethirtyeight.com; NYTimes tech columnist Farhad ManjooFrank Langfitt, NPR international correspondent, Shanghai

NPR’s Weekend Edition Saturday : Henry Kissinger, former Secretary of State; Ivo Daalder, president, Chicago Council on Global Affairs; Clint Watts, Foreign Policy Institute; Alice Fordham, NPR international correspondent, Baghdad; Bill HaderThe Skeleton Twins star; David Mackenzie and Jonathan AsserStarred Up director and writer, respectively; Ian McEwan, author, The Children Act

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