Sunday show preview: Bachmann's turn and debt talks standoff

Rep. Michele BachmannMichele Bachmann'Real Housewives' producer 'begging' Conway to join cast Ex-rep admires furs amid PETA inaugural gala Why Republicans took aim at an ethics watchdog MORE (Minn.) will grab the Sunday morning spotlight this weekend as she leads up to the official launch of her campaign for the Republican presidential nomination.

Bachmann, the outspoken conservative, will be the featured guest on CBS' "Face the Nation" and "Fox News Sunday."

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Gov. Chris Christie (N.J.), who can't seem to repeat often enough that he is not running for president in 2012, gets top billing on NBC's "Meet the Press" this week after winning a battle in his home state to slash benefits for state employees and retirees.

The stalled debt-reduction talks will get plenty of attention from the Sunday talkers, as well. 

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnellMitch McConnellPath to 60 narrows for Trump pick Dems delay Senate panel vote on Supreme Court nominee This week: GOP picks up the pieces after healthcare defeat MORE (R-Ky.) and House Asst. Minority Leader James Clyburn (D-S.C.) will square off on ABC's "This Week," and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) will be on CNN.

Sen. Jon Kyl (R-Ariz.), who pulled out of talks led by Vice President Biden, will be on "Fox News Sunday."

"Meet the Press" takes a shot at military affairs with Democratic Sens. Jack ReedJack ReedThe Hill's 12:30 Report Dem Sen. Reed to oppose Gorsuch Dems introduce MAR-A-LAGO Act to publish visitor logs MORE (R.I.) and Jim Webb (Va.).