Sunday news show guests to preview impending Afghanistan decision

The Sunday morning shows this weekend will buzz with anticipation about President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaGOP rep: North Korea wants Iran-type nuclear deal Dems fear lasting damage from Clinton-Sanders fight Iran's president warns US will pay 'high cost' if Trump ditches nuclear deal MORE's Afghanistan speech on Tuesday.

CNN's "State of the Union" will interview three key lawmakers as a preview to Obama's address. Sen. Richard Lugar (R-Ind.), ranking member of the Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Jack ReedJohn (Jack) Raymond ReedOvernight Defense: Senate passes 0B defense bill | 3,000 US troops heading to Afghanistan | Two more Navy officials fired over ship collisions Senate passes 0B defense bill This week: Senate wrapping up defense bill after amendment fight MORE (D-R.I.), a member of the Armed Services Committee, and Rep. David Obey (D-Wis.), chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, will sound off on the future of U.S. policy in Afghanistan.

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CBS's "Face The Nation" will feature Senate Armed Services Committee chairman Carl LevinCarl LevinPresident Trump, listen to candidate Trump and keep Volcker Rule Republicans can learn from John McCain’s heroism Trump and GOP wise to keep tax reform and infrastructure separate MORE (D-Mich.), who will play a central role in approving funds for a possible troop escalation.

Both Levin and Obey have floated the idea of a war tax to finance any surge. Expect their respective interviewers to press them on that topic.

Following Levin on CBS will be Dick Armey and NY-23 candidate Dede Scozzafava, who will likely sound off on the future of the Republican Party.

On "This Week," ABC's George Stephanopoulos will preview the Afghanistan decision with Sens. Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersOvernight Defense: Senate passes 0B defense bill | 3,000 US troops heading to Afghanistan | Two more Navy officials fired over ship collisions Senate passes 0B defense bill Dems fear lasting damage from Clinton-Sanders fight MORE (I-Vt.) and Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamTop Louisiana health official rips Cassidy over ObamaCare repeal bill Senate Dems hold floor talk-a-thon against latest ObamaCare repeal bill Overnight Defense: Senate passes 0B defense bill | 3,000 US troops heading to Afghanistan | Two more Navy officials fired over ship collisions MORE (R-S.C.). Sanders's take may be indicative of what Obama can expect from the left flank of his own party.

"Fox News Sunday" will speak to Sens. Jon Kyl (R-Ariz.) and Evan Bayh (D-Ind.) about Afghanistan. Republicans have suggested they will support Obama if he calls for more troops. Look to see just how supportive Kyl and Graham are, and whether they take the opportunity to criticize the president for delaying his decision.

Fox will also sit down with Howard Dean and Mike Huckabee, who will discuss both Afghanistan and the future of their two parties heading into 2010 and 2012.

Meanwhile, "Meet the Press" will take a break from the news cycle to host a "giving back" discussion with megapastor Rick Warren and Bill and Melinda Gates.