THIS WEEK ON THE SUNDAY CHAT SHOWS
ABC / This Week with George Stephanopoulos: Counselor to the President Dan Bartlett will appear to talk about Iraq, the war on terror, and the fight for control of Congress. Congressman John Murtha (D - PA) will also discuss the same issues in a seperate interview. And the roundtable will feature ABC News Political Director Mark Halperin, Democratic consultant Donna Brazile, former Pentagon spokesperson Tori Clarke, and conservative columnist George Will.
CBS / Face The Nation with Bob Schieffer: Dan Bartlett will be here, too, as well as U.S. Senator Joseph Biden (D - DE) to discuss Iraq and what's happening in the Bush Administration.
CNN / Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer: Mr. Bartlett also appears to talk about Iraq and wheather the president turn a deaf ear to warnings about the insurgency there. Also weighing in on the subject: U.S. Senators Richard Lugar (R - IN) and Chris Dodd (D - CT), Former National Security Adviser Dr. Zbigniew Brzezinski, Former Secretary of State Dr. Henry Kissinger, and U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Dr. Zalmay Khalilzad.
FOX / Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace: Politics and Iraq, linked together heading into the November elections. Appearing to talk about it will be Congresswoman Jane Harman (D - CA), former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, author Lawrence Wright, former CIA Osama bin Laden Unit chief Michael Scheuer, and Daniel Benjamin, former member of the National Security Council under then-president Clinton.
NBC / Meet the Press with Tim Russert: The Senate Debate Series continues this week with it's focus on Ohio. Republican Incumbant Senator Mike DeWine will debate the issues with Democratic challenger Congressman Sherrod Brown. Also, an interview with Pakistani President General Pervez Musharraf.
Syndicated / The Chris Matthews Show: Questions about wheather Bob Woodward's new book State of Denial will give Democrats new momentum on Iraq and wheather people really care about past racially insensitive comments by politicians will be bantered about with NBC News Chief White House Correspondent David Gregory, Cynthia Tucker of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Time magazine's Joe Klein, and Julia Reed of Vogue.
Bay News 9 / Political Connections: This should be an interesting show, featuring one of the hottest races in the area filled with negative advertising: Republican Vern Buchanan and Democrat Christine Jennings will discuss the issues as they seek the 13th Congressional District seat vacated by Katherine Harris, who is running for the U.S. Senate.