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The Sunday Talking Heads:
This Week with George Stephanopolis: The guests this Sunday are: Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sander (I-VT); GOP presidential candidate billionaire Donald Trump; Secretary of Defense Ash Carter; Rep. Peter King (R-NY); Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA); and historian Jon Meacham.
The roundtable guests are: Rich Lowry, National Review; Democratic strategist Donna Brazile; Alex Castellanos, founder of NewRepublican.org; and Maggie Haberman, The New York Times.
Face the Nation: Host John Dickerson’s guests are: GOP presidential candidates retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson and billionaire Donald Trump; and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY).
His panel guests are: Ed O’Keefe, The Washington Post; Molly Ball, The Atlantic; Ben Domenech, The Federalist; and David Ignatius, The Washington Post.
Meet the Press with Chuck Todd: The guests on this week’s “MTP” are: Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sander (I-VT); GOP presidential candidates billionaire Donald Trump; retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson and fired HP CEO Carly Fiorina; Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA); and former director of the U.S. National Counterterrorism Center Michael Leiter.
The discussion guests are Gewn Ifil; PBS; Rachel Maddow, MSNBC; Hugh Hewitt, talk show host; and Marc Caputo, Politico.
State of the Union with Jake Tapper: Mr. Tapper’s guests are: GOP presidential candidates billionaire Donald Trump and Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY).
His panel guests are: former Rep. Bakari Sellers (D-SC); Patti Solys Doyle, former Hillary Clinton campaign manager; Ana Navarro, CNN contributor and Ken Cuchinelli, former Republican Virginia attorney general.