Trump slated for interview this week on Fox's 'Outnumbered Overtime'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpPapadopoulos claims he was pressured to sign plea deal Tlaib asking colleagues to support impeachment investigation resolution Trump rips 'Mainstream Media': 'They truly are the Enemy of the People' MORE will sit down with Fox News anchor Harris Faulkner on Thursday for an interview on "Outnumbered Overtime."

"President Trump will discuss his former lawyer Michael Cohen’s sentencing, his search for the next White House Chief of Staff, and his push for border security," according to a network announcement. 

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Trump has been active in terms of media interviews this week ahead of a possible partial government shutdown and the sentencing of longtime personal attorney and "fixer" Michael Cohen. On Tuesday, the president was interviewed by Reuters and allowed the press to sit in on a combative debate with House Minority Leader Nancy PelosiNancy Patricia D'Alesandro PelosiThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Pass USMCA Coalition - Dems look for traction following Barr-Mueller findings Democrats face dilemma after Mueller probe ends Raskin embraces role as constitutional scholar MORE (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis Schumer4 in 5 Americans say they support net neutrality: poll GOP senator: Trump's criticism of McCain 'deplorable' Schumer to introduce bill naming Senate office building after McCain amid Trump uproar MORE (D-N.Y.).
On Wednesday, Trump will do a one-on-one interview with Blaze Media's Eric Bolling at the White House. The interview will air across Sinclair affiliates starting Wednesday night before airing on Blaze Media the following day.

Trump has been interviewed more than three dozen times on Fox News and Fox Business since taking office, including most recently on "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" in November.

Faulkner joined Fox News Channel in 2005. This will mark the first time she has interviewed the president.

Turning to Fox's cable news rivals, Trump has not appeared on CNN since an interview with Anderson Cooper in August 2016, before he became president, and has not appeared on MSNBC since May 2016, when he was interviewed by phone on "Morning Joe."

The president sat down for an interview with CNBC's Joe Kernan in July.