Here’s a list of who’s on the weekend public affairs shows.
Mary Lahammer gives us the lay of the land in the Governor’s unallotment plans, Paul Douglas stops by to talk about severe weather, our continued drought and a long range forecast. Mark Abrahamson from the Ag Department will fill us in on the latest efforts to control the Emerald Ash Borer. And our panel of political scientists comes by for a summertime chat about the never ending U. S. Senate race.
WCCO’s Sunday Morning:
DFL Rep. Keith Ellison, Northern Trail Supervisor Diana Weinhardt of the MN Zoo (talking about the new babies at the zoo), New MN GOP Chair Tony Sutton, A-Z bike guide for dads with Penn Cycle’s Kate Sandberg.
KSTP’s At Issue:
DFL Chair Brian Melendez
GOP MN Chair-elect Tony Sutton
And from the IP: Dean Barkley
ABC’s THIS WEEK WITH GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOUS – Topics: health care, financial regulation, Iran, with Sens. Christopher Dodd, D-Conn., and Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.
CBS’ FACE THE NATION WITH BOB SCHIEFFER – Topics: Iran, Guantanamo Bay detainees, health care, North Korea and GOP politics, with Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz.
CNN’s STATE OF THE UNION WITH JOHN KING – Topics: Iran, North Korea, health care, the economy, with Sens. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., Charles Grassley, R-Iowa., and Richard Lugar, R-Ind.
FOX NEWS SUNDAY – Topic: Iran, with Sen. Evan Bayh, D-Ind., Rep. Peter Hoekstra, R-Mich., and Karim Sadjadpour, of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; GOP politics, with Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis.; Father’s Day, with Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz.
NBC’s MEET THE PRESS – Topics: Iran, the Mideast, with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu; Iran, North Korea, national security, health care, the economy, with former Sen. Sam Nunn, CEO, Nuclear Threat Initiative, and former Sen. Fred Thompson, former GOP presidential candidate.