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 John TrumpHouse panel approves 0.5B defense policy bill House panel votes against curtailing Insurrection Act powers after heated debate House panel votes to constrain Afghan drawdown, ask for assessment on 'incentives' to attack US troops 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 WarrenHouse Armed Services votes to make Pentagon rename Confederate-named bases in a year Overnight Defense: House panel votes to ban Confederate flag on all Pentagon property | DOD report says Russia working to speed US withdrawal from Afghanistan | 'Gang of Eight' to get briefing on bounties Thursday Liberal veterans group urges Biden to name Duckworth VP MORE (D-Mass.), Bernie SandersBernie SandersHickenlooper beats back progressive challenge in Colorado primary Progressive groups urge Biden to tap Warren as running mate Young Turks host says Elizabeth Warren should be Biden's VP pick MORE (I-Vt.) and Michael BennetMichael Farrand BennetHouse Democrats chart course to 'solving the climate crisis' by 2050 'The Senate could certainly use a pastor': Georgia Democrat seeks to seize 'moral moment' Some realistic solutions for income inequality 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 KlobucharThe Hill's Coronavirus Report: Stagwell President Mark Penn says Trump is losing on fighting the virus; Fauci says U.S. 'going in the wrong direction' in fight against virus Hillicon Valley: Facebook takes down 'boogaloo' network after pressure | Election security measure pulled from Senate bill | FCC officially designating Huawei, ZTE as threats Democrats, voting rights groups pressure Senate to approve mail-in voting resources 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 SchiffDemocrats hit Trump for handling of Russian bounty allegations after White House briefing Voters must strongly reject the president's abuses by voting him out this November Democrats face tough questions with Bolton 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 LofgrenFEC commissioner resigns, leaving agency without a quorum again OVERNIGHT ENERGY: DOJ whistleblower says California emissions probe was 'abuse of authority' | EPA won't defend policy blocking grantees from serving on boards | Minnesota sues Exxon, others over climate change DOJ whistleblower: California emissions probe was 'abuse of authority' MORE (D-Calif.) and Rep. Jason CrowJason CrowHouse panel votes to constrain Afghan drawdown, ask for assessment on 'incentives' to attack US troops Overnight Defense: House panel votes to ban Confederate flag on all Pentagon property | DOD report says Russia working to speed US withdrawal from Afghanistan | 'Gang of Eight' to get briefing on bounties Thursday Democrats expect Russian bounties to be addressed in defense bill MORE (D-Colo.) will appear on CNN’s "State of the Union" and CBS’s "Face the Nation," respectively. 

Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamThe Hill's Campaign Report: The political heavyweights in Tuesday's primary fights Harrison goes on the attack against Graham in new South Carolina Senate ad Overnight Defense: Lawmakers demand answers on reported Russian bounties for US troops deaths in Afghanistan | Defense bill amendments target Germany withdrawal, Pentagon program giving weapons to police MORE (R-S.C.) and Reps. Doug CollinsDouglas (Doug) Allen CollinsComer tapped to serve as top Republican on House Oversight Doug Collins leads Kelly Loeffler by 2 points in Georgia Senate race This week: Democrats set to move health care, infrastructure proposals with eye on November MORE (R-Ga.) and Mark MeadowsMark Randall MeadowsHouse Republicans urge White House to support TSA giving travelers temperature checks The Hill's Morning Report - Republicans shift, urge people to wear masks Overnight Defense: Democrats blast Trump handling of Russian bounty intel | Pentagon leaders set for House hearing July 9 | Trump moves forward with plan for Germany drawdown 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 BraunGridlock mires chances of police reform deal Pelosi says GOP 'trying to get away with murder' on police reform bill GOP senator introducing bill to scale back qualified immunity for police MORE (R-Ind.); Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.)

CBS’s “Face the Nation” — Sen. Tom CottonTom Bryant CottonGOP senator calls reporting on Russia bounties 'absolutely inaccurate' after White House briefing New legislation required to secure US semiconductor leadership Sunday shows preview: With coronavirus cases surging, lawmakers and health officials weigh in MORE (R-Ark.); Rep. Jason Crow (D-Colo.)

CNN’s “State of the Union” — Ray; Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.); Sen. Tina SmithTina Flint SmithTrump officials seek to reassure public about safety of a potential coronavirus vaccine The Hill's Campaign Report: Candidates, lawmakers mark Juneteenth Group of Democratic senators to propose making Juneteenth national holiday MORE (D-Minn.)

“Fox News Sunday” — Democratic presidential candidate Andrew YangAndrew YangHillicon Valley: Justice Department announces superseding indictment against WikiLeaks' Assange | Facebook ad boycott gains momentum | FBI sees spike in coronavirus-related cyber threats | Boston city government bans facial recognition technology The Hill's Campaign Report: Progressives feel momentum after primary night Clinton, Buttigieg among Democrats set to hold virtual events for Biden MORE; Alan DershowitzAlan Morton DershowitzCellphones haven't stopped cops from lying — only courts can do that Moussaoui says he now renounces terrorism, bin Laden The Hill's Coronavirus Report: Frist says Manhattan Project-like initiative necessary to fight virus; WH to release plan for easing lockdowns 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 GowdyHarold (Trey) Watson GowdyMore than two dozen former prosecutors, judges, active trial lawyers support DOJ decision to dismiss Michael Flynn case Sunday shows preview: As states loosen social distancing restrictions, lawmakers address dwindling state budgets John Ratcliffe is the right choice for director of national intelligence — and for America 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)