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Sunday show preview: Lawmakers resume debt fight on television

Senate leaders will take a break Sunday from squabbling over the debt ceiling in Congress to resume the squabbling on national television.

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellPompeo lacks votes for positive vote on panel GOP poised to advance rules change to speed up Trump nominees Trump has not invited Democrats, media to state dinner: report MORE (R-Ky.) and Democratic Policy Committee Chairman Chuck SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerThrowing some cold water on all of the Korean summit optimism House Republicans push Mulvaney, Trump to rescind Gateway funds Congress should build on the momentum from spending bill MORE (D-N.Y.) face off on CBS' "Face the Nation" and CNN's "State of the Union," while "Fox News Sunday" hosts House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and Senate Majority Whip Dick DurbinRichard (Dick) Joseph DurbinHannity, Kimmel, Farrow among Time's '100 Most Influential' The Hill's Morning Report: 200 Days to the Election Dems walk tightrope on Pompeo nomination MORE (D-Ill.).

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White House adviser David Plouffe offers the president's take on ABC's "This Week" and NBC's "Meet the Press." Gene Sperling, the director of the National Economic Council, promises more doom and gloom if lawmakers can't reach a deal on both Fox and CNN. 

Fox also has Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl (R-Ariz.), while CNN scores conservative Rep. Jason ChaffetzJason ChaffetzIngraham’s ratings spike a wake-up for advertisers Boehner to campaign for House GOP candidates Americans want to protect public lands, Congress should listen MORE (R-Utah), who voted against House Speaker John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerA warning to Ryan’s successor: The Speakership is no cakewalk With Ryan out, let’s blow up the process for selecting the next Speaker Race for Republican Speaker rare chance to unify party for election MORE's (R-Ohio) bill on Friday. 

Finally, Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamGOP sold Americans a bill of goods with tax reform law Republicans divided over legislation protecting Mueller Rand Paul under pressure as Pompeo hunts for votes MORE (R-S.C.) appears on ABC and Rep. Raul Labrador (R-Idaho) on NBC.