Here’s a look at who will be on this weekend’s public policy shows…
This week on Almanac we debate the next step in the GAMC debate with Rep. Tom Huntley and Rep. Matt Dean… and ad exec John Rash analyzes a week of Olympic coverage.
WCCO’s Sunday Morning with Esme Murphy:
Pawlenty spokesman Brian McClung, Tom Horner, an I-P candidate for governor and DFL Sen. Amy Klobuchar.
KSTP’s At Issue with Tom Hauser:
They didn’t get back to me.
Jim Miller, with the League of MN Cities, and St. Coud Mayor Dave Kleis talk to about local government aid cuts.
Job creation tools continue to surface at the Capitol. Sen. James Metzen joins moderator Julie Bartkey to discuss his job bill. Republican Sen. Amy Koch counters with measures her caucus would like to see included to gain GOP support. Finally, a bipartisan bill to move Minnesota’s primary election up a month passes unanimously. Senate author Terri Bonoff explains what voters need to know.
On the national scene…
NBC’s Meet the Press:
General David Patraeus, MN Gov. Tim Pawlenty
ABC’s This Week:
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger; Pennsylvania Gov. Edward Rendell.
CBS’ Face the Nation:
Guest: Former Secretary of State Colin Powell.
Fox News Sunday:
Guests: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, (R-Ky.), Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour (R) and Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm (D).