Sunday Talking Heads: February 8, 2009
Dobro jutro! Today we have ABC: Larry Summers, Michael Steele. CBS: John McCain, Kent Conrad, Christine Romer. CNN: Ray LaHood, Richard Shelby, Charles Schumer, Mark Sanford, Jack Welch. Fox: Lawrence Summers, Sen. John Cornyn. NBC: John Ensign, Barney Frank, Claire McCaskill, Mike Pence, Tom Ricks.
Washington Journal: 7am – Josh Gerstein, The Politico, White House Correspondent. 8am – Julia Duin, Washington Times, Religion Reporter. 9am – Bobby Ghosh, Time Magazine, World Editor. 9:30am – Chuck Todd, Co-Author, "How Barack Obama Won." email questions for guests to firstname.lastname@example.org
ABC’s This Week: President Barack Obama’s chief economic adviser Larry Summers. Newly elected Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele. Roundtable: former Clinton labor secretary Robert Reich, former GOP House Speaker Newt Gingrich, and ABC’s George Will and Claire Shipman. contact George
Chris Matthews: Andrea Mitchell NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent; David Brooks The New York Times Columnist; Michele Norris NPR Host, All Things Considered; Michael Duffy Time Magazine Assistant Managing Editor. Topics: Can Obama seize the agenda after a rocky start? Who is to blame for the bad economy — Wall St. or Washington? contact Chris
CNN’s State of the Union: The Stimulus. Ray LaHood Transportation Secretary. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-AL). Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY). Gov. Mark Sanford (R-SC). Dee Dee Myers Fmr. White House Press Secretary. Katie Couric Anchor, CBS Evening News. Jack Welch Fmr. Chairman & CEO, General Electric. contact CNN
Fareed Zakaria -GPS: Iraq’s Deputy Prime Minister Barham Salih, CNN’s Michael Ware, and Fmr. U.S. Ambassador to Israel Martin Indyk. Topics: This week’s provincial elections in Iraq. Also a panel from the World Economic Forum in Davos on the global financial crisis. contact CNN
NBC’s Meet The Press: The Stimulus. Sen. John Ensign (R-NV), Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA), Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), and Rep. Mike Pence (R-IN). Plus, the second installment of their "Presidential Leadership Series" — Iraq and Afghanistan, with Tom Ricks Washington Post’s Senior Pentagon Correspondent. contact David
Newsmakers: Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, on "how Republican Senators plan increase their numbers in the next election cycle saying that the U.S. is still a ‘center-right country ideologically.’ " CSPAN at 10am & 6:30pm ET
Q & A: Stephanie Miller. "The progressive radio talk show host talks about national politics and her family’s background. She grew up with two Republican parents; her late father William Miller was the Republican Vice Presidential nominee for Barry Goldwater in 1964." CSPAN at 8pm and 11pm et, Monday 6am ET
Religion & Ethics: Darwin at 200 — Why is evolution still so controversial? Joe Eszterhas — he is a screenwriter who quit Hollywood and said God found him. Obama’s Faith Based Council — The President is launching a new faith-based office. for broadcast times in your area click here
60 Minutes: Saving Flight 1549 — US Airways Flight 1549 pilot Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger and his flight crew together. (This is an extra-length story. Coldplay — The British rock group "gives 60 Minutes a rare look inside its world that includes a candid interview with frontman Chris Martin."
To The Contrary: Topics: 1- First Lady Michelle Obama lobbies for the President’s stimulus plan; 2- Octuplet mom raises ethical concerns; 3- Are at-home drug tests the key to preventing teen drug abuse? Panelsits: Townhall.com’s Amanda Carpenter; National Council of Negro Women’s Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever; Republican Strategist Leslie Sanchez; and Former Clinton Appointee Patricia Sosa. for broadcast times in your area click here
Book TV schedule. After Words: Bryan Burrough, The Big Rich: The Rise and Fall of the Greatest Texas Oil Fortunes with Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX).
FDL Book Salon: Stirling Newberry hosts Adam Cohen author of Nothing to Fear: FDR’s Inner Circle and the Hundred Days That Created Modern America. "A revealing account of the critical first days of FDR’s presidency, during the worst moments of the Great Depression, when he and his inner circle launched the New Deal and presided over the birth of modern America." 5pm ET.