Sunday Talks, 2/3/13

On ABC’ “This Week,” Senator Harry Reid will make an appearance. The roundtable will feature political strategist and ABC News political analyst Matthew Dowd, Univision anchor Jorge Ramos, Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina, and Republican Rep. Lou Barletta of Pennsylvania. And controversial education reformer Michelle Rhee — former Washington D.C. public schools chancellor and author of the new book Radical: Fighting to Put Students First, will discuss the future of education in the US.

NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey will discuss the challenges facing America’s armed forces and the next Secretary of Defense. Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes will be on to talk about his new role as publisher and editor-in-chief of The New Republic and his recent in-depth interview with President Obama. The roundtable will feature former White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, chairman of the Faith and Freedom coalition Ralph Reed, former national Hispanic co-chair for John McCain’s 2008 presidential campaign, Ana Navarro, and the New York Times’ David Brooks.

CBS’s “Face the Nation” will feature NFL commissioner Roger Goodell discussing the challenges facing the National Football League. CBS Sports’ Jim Nantz, Phil Simms and Shannon Sharpe will discuss more football on this Super Bowl Sunday.

Finally, on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey will discuss Defense Secretary nominee Chuck Hagel’s confirmation hearings. Former Obama policy adviser Melody Barnes, former Labor secretary Elaine Chao, Time magazine’s Michael Duffy and The Hill’s A.B. Stoddard will be discussing several topics including immigration reform. Super Bowl XL MVP Hines Ward will be on to discuss the dangers of professional football. And former football player and former Sen. George Allen will talk about the lessons of politics and football.