THIS WEEK ON THE SUNDAY CHAT SHOWS
ABC / This Week with George Stephanopoulos: King Abdullah II of Jordan will appear to discuss what can be done to stem the growing violence in Iraq. Also, U.S. Senators Richard "Dick" Durbin (D - IL) and Sam Brownback (R - KS) will talk about Iraq and their efforts to help end the genocidial crisis in Dafur. And the roundtable will feature Democratic strategist Donna Brazile, former Pentagon spokesperson Tori Clarke, E.J. Dionne, Jr. of the Washington Post, and conservative columnist George Will.
CBS / Face The Nation with Bob Schieffer: Three soon-to be freshman U.S. Senators will talk about some of the questions to be raised and issues to be discussed when they take office in January. Senators-elect Bob Corker (R - TN), Claire McCaskill (D - MO), and Sherrod Brown (D - OH) will be Mr. Schieffer's guests.
CNN / Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer: The question to be pondered is: Should the U.S. "Go Big", "Go Long", or "Go Home"? Appearing to give their take on the current situation in Iraq will be that country's national security adviser, Mowaffak al-Rubaie, and former Secretary of State Dr. Henry Kissinger. Also appearing: Senate Armed Services Committee members Jack Reed (D - RI) and John Cornyn (R - TX), former national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski, retired generals David Grange (USA) and Michael Delong (USMC), Lieutenant Governor Michael Steele of Maryland, and Democratic strategist Donna Brazile
FOX / Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace: What will be the Democrats' agenda, now that they control the House? To try and answer that question will be Representatives Charlie Rangel (D - NY), Barney Frank (D - MA), and John Dingell (D - MI). Also appearing will be U.S. Senator Trent Lott (R - MS) and Fight for Children founder/chairman Joseph E. Robert, Jr.
NBC / Meet the Press with Tim Russert: California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) will talk about his landslide reelection victory and the state of the Republican Party. Then Congressmen Ike Skelton (D - MO) and Duncan Hunter (R - CA) --- both members of the House Armed Services Committee --- will join retired generals Wayne Downing (Former Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Special Operations Command) and Barry McCaffrey (Former Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Southern Command) to discuss Iraqi occupation.
Syndicated / The Chris Matthews Show: The topics and panel have not been announced as of Saturday morning. Please check back tomorrow for updates.
Bay News 9 / Political Connections: Florida Lieutenant Governor Toni Jennings (R) will be the guest of co-hosts Adam C. Smith and Al Ruechel.