This just about sums up today’s guest list on the Sunday talk shows…
But, no worries.
The 112th Congress is now a thing of the past, and the 113th Congress looks poised to finally solve the nation’s problems—by repealing Obamacare, hating on teh gheys, ending birthright citizenship, and taking additional hostages.
Meet the Press: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY); Deficit Commission Co-Chairs Alan Simpson (R) and Erskine Bowles (D); Roundtable: Sen. Angus King (I-ME), Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA), Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA), Vice Chair of the NRSC Carly Fiorina and E.J. Dionne (Washington Post).Face the Nation: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY); House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA); Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ); Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT); Rep.Rick Nolan (D-MN); Rep. Matt Salmon (R-AZ); Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA); Roundtable:David Sanger (New York Times) and Rana Foroohar (TIME).
This Week: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY); Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND); Rep. Joaquín Castro (D-TX); Rep. Tom Cotton (R-AR); Roundtable: George Will(Washington Post), Greta Van Susteren (Fox News), Gwen Ifill (PBS), Former Clinton Labor Secretary Robert Reich and Jonathan Karl (ABC News).
Fox News Sunday: Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD); Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH); Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX); Roundtable: Brit Hume (Fox News), Nina Easton (Fortune), Bill Kristol(Weekly Standard) and Charles Lane (Washington Post).
State of the Union: Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL); Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC); Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND); Rep. Richard Hudson (R-NC); Neera Tanden (Center for American Progress); Stephen Moore (Wall Street Journal); Dana Bash (CNN); Jackie Calmes(New York Times); Reliable Sources: Dana Bash (CNN); Jonathan Weisman (New York Times); Tim Carney (Washington Examiner); Ana Marie Cox (The Guardian); Dave Marash (Formerly of Al-Jazeera); Thomas Mann (Brookings Institute); Norman Ornstein (American Enterprise Institute).
The Chris Matthews Show: Bob Woodward (Washington Post); Michael Duffy (TIME);Gloria Borger (CNN); Joy Reid (MSNBC).
Fareed Zakaria GPS: Ian Bremmer (Eurasia Group); Richard Haas (Council on Foreign Relations); For,er State Department Official Anna-Marie Slaughter; Lionel Barber(Financial Times); Anatole Kaletsky (London Times); Londson School of Economics Prof.Fawaz Gerges; UN and Arab League Envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi.
Up with Chris Hayes: Steve Ellis (Taxpayers for Common Sense); Victim of Hurricane Sandy Fran O’Connor; Ben Jealous (NAACP); Esther Armah (WBAI-FM); Tio Hardiman (Violence Interruptor Initiative); Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY).
60 Minutes will feature: a report on the fate many newspapers face as the Internet becomes the source of almost instantaneous news (preview); a report on “design thinking”—incorporating human behavior into design (preview); and, an interview with Lionel Messi, considered the best soccer player in the world (preview).
- Sunday Talk: New and improved (dailykos.com)
- Presidential Appointments, the Senates Confirmation Process, and Changes Made in the 112th Congress (bespacific.com)
- Biden: GOP ‘fever’ will break after election (thehill.com)
- More Zero-Sum Politics from the Lame Duck 112th Congress (thepoliticalidealist.com)
- ‘Worst Congress ever’ continues to fail (tv.msnbc.com)
- Senate deal forged in flurry of final negotiations (rep-am.com)
- Fiscal cliff deal forged in flurry of final talks (utsandiego.com)
- House GOP blocks Violence Against Women Act (thefifthcolumn2.wordpress.com)
- Biden ‘kills it’ on C-SPAN2 (thefifthcolumn2.wordpress.com)
- The 112th Congress, By the Numbers (thefergusongroup.typepad.com)