Sunday shows preview: Lawmakers prepare for week two of impeachment trial

Sunday shows preview: Lawmakers prepare for week two of impeachment trial
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As the Senate impeachment trial of President TrumpDonald TrumpSanders: Reinstating SALT deduction 'sends a terrible, terrible message' GOP braces for wild week with momentous vote One quick asylum fix: How Garland can help domestic violence survivors MORE approaches its second week, several Senators who have sat silently through hours of opening arguments are scheduled to appear during this week's Sunday talk show lineup.

The trial began Tuesday and went on until Saturday afternoon and will resume Monday. 

Several senators making bids for the White House have been forced to sit out from the campaign trail for the duration of the trial. Sens. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenWarren says she'll run for reelection to Senate Free Speech Inc.: The Democratic Party finds a new but shaky faith in corporate free speech Debate over ICBMs: Will 'defund our defenses' be next? MORE (D-Mass.), Bernie SandersBernie SandersSanders: Reinstating SALT deduction 'sends a terrible, terrible message' Democrats hit crucial stretch as filibuster fight looms GOP is consumed by Trump conspiracy theories MORE (I-Vt.) and Michael BennetMichael Farrand BennetManchin on collision course with Warren, Sanders Democrats vow to push for permanent child tax credit expansion Senate Democrats push Biden over raising refugee cap MORE (D-Colo.) are not scheduled to appear on any Sunday shows, as it is the one day they are able to campaign away from Washington, weeks before the Iowa caucuses. 


Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharDemocrats hit crucial stretch as filibuster fight looms Strengthen CBP regulations to reduce opioid deaths Why isn't Washington defending American companies from foreign assaults? MORE (D-Minn.), however, is scheduled to appear on NBC’s "Meet the Press," days after announcing a string of rallies in Iowa despite the impeachment trial.

Rep. Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffFree Speech Inc.: The Democratic Party finds a new but shaky faith in corporate free speech Trump backs Stefanik to replace Cheney Gender politics hound GOP in Cheney drama MORE (D-Calif.), chairman of the Intelligence committee and the head impeachment manager will also appear on "Meet the Press" on Sunday.

Schiff has made several headlines this week as he and the other House impeachment managers attempt to sway the Republican-controlled Senate to bring in witnesses and ultimately vote to remove the president. 

Fellow impeachment managers, Rep. Zoe LofgrenZoe Ellen LofgrenHouse Republicans request hearing with Capitol Police Board for first time since 1945 Capitol Police officer allegedly told units to only monitor for 'anti-Trump' protesters on Jan. 6 Hillicon Valley: Tech companies duke it out at Senate hearing | Seven House Republicans vow to reject donations from Big Tech MORE (D-Calif.) and Rep. Jason CrowJason CrowCongress demands answers on Afghanistan withdrawal Tensions rise as Democrats face Senate bottleneck on agenda Overnight Energy: Biden reportedly will pledge to halve US emissions by 2030 | Ocasio-Cortez, Markey reintroduce Green New Deal resolution MORE (D-Colo.) will appear on CNN’s "State of the Union" and CBS’s "Face the Nation," respectively. 

Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamMcConnell safe in power, despite Trump's wrath Lindsey Graham: GOP can't 'move forward without President Trump' House to advance appropriations bills in June, July MORE (R-S.C.) and Reps. Doug CollinsDouglas (Doug) Allen CollinsPoll shows tight GOP primary for Georgia governor The Hill's Morning Report - Census winners and losers; House GOP huddles Former Rep. Doug Collins won't enter Georgia Senate race MORE (R-Ga.) and Mark MeadowsMark MeadowsBoehner finally calls it as he sees it Stephen Miller launching group to challenge Democrats' policies through lawsuits A year with the coronavirus: How we got here MORE (R-N.C.), all fierce defenders of the president throughout the impeachment proceedings in both chambers, are scheduled to appear on Fox News Channel's "Sunday Morning Futures."


On Friday, Graham, who chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee, said an investigation into the Bidens should be initiated once the impeachment trial concludes.

Sunday's full lineup, according to The Associated Press, is below:

ABC’s “This Week” — Robert Ray, a member of President Trump’s legal team

NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Mike BraunMichael BraunDemocrats accuse GOP of new lows in culture wars Trade representative says policy must protect key industries Schumer waiting for recommendation on Supreme Court expansion MORE (R-Ind.); Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.)

CBS’s “Face the Nation” — Sen. Tom CottonTom Bryant CottonTim Scott sparks buzz in crowded field of White House hopefuls Opposition to refugees echoes one of America's most shameful moments White House defends CDC outreach to teachers union MORE (R-Ark.); Rep. Jason Crow (D-Colo.)

CNN’s “State of the Union” — Ray; Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.); Sen. Tina SmithTina Flint SmithSenate Democrats push Biden over raising refugee cap Sharpton eulogizes Daunte Wright: 'Tags of racism' have expired Hawley votes against anti-Asian hate crime bill MORE (D-Minn.)

“Fox News Sunday” — Democratic presidential candidate Andrew YangAndrew YangAdams touts momentum after poll shows him leading Yang in NYC race Yang gets key endorsement from former opponent in NYC mayor race Yang expands lead in NYC mayor race: poll MORE; Alan DershowitzAlan Morton DershowitzDershowitz: Maxine Waters used KKK tactics to intimidate Chauvin jury Dershowitz advising MyPillow CEO's lawyers in Dominion case Kushner planning book about time in Trump White House: report MORE, a member of Trump’s legal team.

Fox News Channel's  "Sunday Morning Futures" — Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.); Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.); and Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.); Donald Trump, president of the United States (encore presentation); Trey GowdyTrey GowdyPompeo rebukes Biden's new foreign policy The Hunter Biden problem won't go away Sunday shows preview: Joe Biden wins the 2020 election MORE, Fox News contributor, former GOP congressman for South Carolina, former prosecutor, former member of the House Judiciary Committee, former House Oversight Committee chairman (EXCLUSIVE)