ABC’s “This Week” will feature Armed Services Committee member Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., and Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., ranking member of the Foreign Relations Committee, joining Council on Foreign Relations president Richard Haass and ABC News global affairs correspondent Martha Raddatz in a discussion about the President’s latest nominations. The roundtable will have New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, Wall Street Journal columnist Peggy Noonan, Bloomberg News executive editor Al Hunt, “PBS NewsHour” co-anchor and senior correspondent Judy Woodruff, and David Walker, former US Comptroller General and founder and CEO of the Comeback America Initiative, in a discussion of the latest in politics. Plus, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, honorary chairs of No Labels, will discuss whether Washington can ever come together.
On NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Colin Powell will be the primary guest, making the case for Chuck Hagel to head the Department of Defense. The roundtable features Newark’s Democratic Mayor Cory Booker, Fmr. Gov. Haley Barbour (R-MS), GOP strategist Mike Murphy, and NBC’s chief foreign affairs correspondent Andrea Mitchell, in a discussion about the debt ceiling fight, and the confirmation hearings for President Obama’s newest nominations.
On CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.V, will also be in a discussion about the President’s latest nominations. Gen. Stanley McChrystal will be on to talk about his new biography, My Share of the Task. Democratic Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa will be on for a discussion about gun control. The political roundtable will feature John Dickerson, CBS News political director, the Washington Post‘s Rajiv Chandrasekaran, and Cook Political Report’s Amy Walter.
On CNN’s “State of the Union,” Candy Crowley will talk to NRA President David Keene about whether there is room for compromise on any gun deal with the President. Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy will talk about how Newtown is doing now, and also talk about the need to address gun violence. Former Utah Governor and Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman and Senator Joe Manchin will discuss their new group, No Labels. The roundtable will feature Congressman Elijah Cummings, Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn, Jeff Zeleny from the New York Times, and Michael Scherer of Time magazine.