Here’s a look at the rundowns for this weekend’s public policy shows.
This week on Almanac we visit with former U. S. Senator Norm Coleman about his decision not to run for Governor, a look ahead to our stormy weekend with Paul Douglas, and Mary Lahammer gives us the latest scorecard in the Governor’s race.
KSTP’s At Issue:
Joe Repya, who’s running for governor as a member of the Independence Party.
WCCO’s Sunday Morning with Esme Murphy:
Republican Tom Emmer, who’s running for governor.
GOP Rep. Erik Paulsen
Polar explorer Will Steger
2010 is a major election year in Minnesota, and Chair Ann Rest of State and Local Gov’t Oversight Committee discusses her bill to set guidelines for Ranked Choice Voting in local elections. Republican Chris Gerlach, believes RCV is unconstitutional and explains why to moderator Julie Bartkey. Senator Mee Moua is the first Hmong American to be elected to the legislature. She gives her Inside Perspective on living the American Dream.
ABC’s “This Week” – White House senior adviser David Axelrod; Sens. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., and Jim DeMint, R-S.C.
CBS’ “Face the Nation” – Sens. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Dick Durbin, D-Ill.
NBC’s “Meet the Press” – White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett; Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.
CNN’s “State of the Union” – Axelrod; Menendez; Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah.
“Fox News Sunday” – White House press secretary Robert Gibbs; Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas.