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Sunday Talking Heads: May 11, 2008

It’s Mother’s Day so to all you gorgeous mothers out there, thank you! And happy news, pups, our favorite tiara-wearing boa-blogging mother Christy will be on Sam Seder’s show this afternoon at 5 pm et.

Washington Journal: 7:30 am – Kevin Madden, Republican Strategist & Steve McMahon, Democratic Strategist.. 8:30 am – Steven Cook, Council on Foreign Relations. 9:00 am – Robert Lieber, Georgetown University, International Relations Professor. 9:30 am – Newspaper Articles & Viewer Calls. email guest questions

ABC’s This Week: Sen. Maj. Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) "The Good Fight." Carly Fiorina McCain Campaign. Roundtable: Washington Post’s Ruth Marcus, Cokie Roberts, Sam Donaldson, George Will. contact This Week

CBS’ Face The Nation: John Edwards, Former Democratic Presidential Candidate; Terry McAuliffe, Clinton Campaign Chairman; Jim Vandehei, Executive Editor, Politico. contact FTN

Chris Matthews: Ron Allen, NBC News Political Correspondent; Katty Kay, BBC Washington Correspondent; Michelle Cottle, The New Republic Senior Editor; John Heilemann, New York Magazine Columnist. contact Chris Matthews

CNN’s Late Edition:
Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL). Rep. Roy Blunt (R-MO) Minority Whip; Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) DCCC Chairman. Lt. Gen. Ricardo Sanchez Former U.S. Commander in Iraq; Samir Sumaidaie, Iraqi Ambassador to U.S on the growing cost of the war in Iraq and what it means for American tax payers. contact Wolf

Fox News Sunday: Obama chief strategist David Axelrod vs Howard Wolfson, top strategist to the Clinton campaign. e-mail the show:

Meet The Press: Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT) Obama supporter vs Terry McAuliffe Clinton campaign chairman. Roundtable: Chris Cillizza Washington Post and author of "The Fix" at; Michele Norris Host NPR’s "All Things Considered;" John Harwood Chief Washington Correspondent CNBC, The New York Times;" co-author "Pennsylvania Avenue: Profiles in Backroom Power" with co-author Gerald Seib The Wall Street Journal. "participate" w MTP.

Q & A: Doris Buffett, sister of billionaire investor Warren Buffett, talks about her involvement with The Sunshine Lady Foundation, a private, family foundation incorporated in 1996.

Sam Seder: Christy Hardin Smith 5:00 pm est. other guests not yet announced.

60 Minutes:
The Price Of Bananas -Chiquita Brands International says it paid murderous paramilitaries in Colombia to protect the lives of its employees there, but the families of civilians killed by the paramilitaries say the company is responsible for their deaths. Steve Kroft reports. Detention In America -An investigation by Washington Post reporters Dana Priest and Amy Goldstein, joined by 60 Minutes correspondent Scott Pelley, uncovers the neglectful conditions and inadequate medical treatment in a U.S. government-run prison system that has caused the deaths of some detainees. Alec Baldwin -Morley Safer profiles the versatile actor, who talks candidly about his career and his personal life – including his very public divorce and custody battle.

To The Contrary:
TOPICS: 1- TBA; 2- Will Clinton female voters support Obama in the fall? 3- For Mother’s Day, a special interview with Rep. Cathy McMorris-Rodgers (R-WA), the first woman in Congress to have a child while in office in a decade. PANELISTS: Center for Equal Opportunity Chair Linda Chavez; Women for Obama’s Megan Beyer;’s Mary Katherine Ham; and Global Summit of Women President Irene Natividad. For broadcast times in your area, click here.

Newsmakers; Sen. Chris Dodd (D-CT) Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs Committee Chairman Reporters David Herszenhorn NY Times; Damian Paletta Wall Street Journal. Newmakers airs Sundays at 10am and 6pm et.

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