Sunday Shows preview: Lawmakers, Trump allies discuss Russia probe, migrant family separation

Sunday Shows preview: Lawmakers, Trump allies discuss Russia probe, migrant family separation
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Members of Congress and allies of the president will join the Sunday talk show circuit this week after President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump suggests Sotomayor, Ginsburg should have to recuse themselves on 'Trump related' cases Sanders says idea he can't work with Republicans is 'total nonsense' Sanders releases list of how to pay for his proposals MORE's former campaign chairman Paul ManafortPaul John ManafortPresident Trump's assault on checks and balances: Five acts in four weeks Free Roger Stone Trump tweets test Attorney General Barr MORE was ordered to jail by a judge for violating the terms of his bail agreement.

Former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon will join ABC's "This Week," where he will be interviewed for his first-ever live Sunday show appearance by Jonathan Karl.

Bannon was ousted from his post as executive chairman of Breitbart News last year after unflattering comments he made to journalist Michael Wolff were published in Wolff's bestselling book, "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump administration."

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Trump's newest attorney, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, will also hit the Sunday circuit as he sits down with both CBS's "Face the Nation" and CNN's "State of the Union."

Giuliani sent shockwaves through Washington last month when he revealed for the first time publicly that Trump reimbursed his longtime personal attorney Michael Cohen for a $130,000 hush-money payment to adult-film star Stormy Daniels to silence her about an alleged 2006 affair with Trump.

Cohen paid Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, shortly before the 2016 presidential election. Trump has acknowledged reimbursing Cohen for the payment, but has denied that the affair with Daniels took place.

The payment is now being looked at for possible campaign finance law violations, and Cohen has reportedly told friends that he expects to be arrested soon amid the ongoing investigations into his lobbying work. Cohen has publicly denied the report. Trump said on Friday that Cohen is no longer his lawyer.

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chair Rep. Trey GowdyHarold (Trey) Watson GowdySunday shows preview: 2020 Democrats jockey for top spot ahead of Nevada caucuses Sunday shows preview: Lawmakers prepare for week two of impeachment trial Green says House shouldn't hold impeachment articles indefinitely MORE (R-S.C.) will join "Fox News Sunday," where he will likely discuss this week's release of a bombshell report from the Justice Department's internal watchdog.

The report criticized FBI Director James ComeyJames Brien ComeyBill Barr is trying his best to be Trump's Roy Cohn Comey responds to Trump with Mariah Carey gif: 'Why are you so obsessed with me?' Trump punts on Stone pardon decision after sentencing MORE for his handling of his investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonBloomberg called Warren 'scary,' knocked Obama's first term in leaked audio Trump trails Democratic challengers among Catholic voters: poll Sanders under fire from Democrats over praise for Castro regime MORE's use of a private email server, but found no evidence to show his key decisions in the investigation were politically motivated.

The report also raised questions surrounding FBI counterintelligence agent Peter Strzok and FBI attorney Lisa Page, whose text message exchange provoked outrage among Trump's allies. In the messages, Strzok told Page "We'll stop it," after being asked, "[Trump's] not ever going to become president, right? Right?!" The exchange, the report found, was "indicative of a biased state of mind."

Also joining CNN is Rep. Beto O'RourkeBeto O'RourkeCNN signs Andrew Yang as contributor Krystal Ball: Voters are coming to their own judgements about who is electable Warren campaign to host series of events in Texas MORE (D-Texas), who traveled to an immigrant detention center in his home state this week to document the conditions that undocumented immigrants and asylum seekers face.

The visit came amid growing tensions nationwide over the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy that seeks to prosecute any immigrant who crosses into the U.S. illegally. Thousands of migrant children have been separated from their parents under the policy, according to the Department of Homeland Security, since it was implemented last month

Rep. Mark SanfordMark SanfordTrump challenger Bill Weld rules out 2020 independent bid Judge throws out lawsuit against South Carolina GOP for canceling 2020 primary The Hill's Campaign Report: Late bids surprise 2020 Democratic field MORE (R-S.C.), a vocal Trump critic who lost his primary to a Trump-backed opponent this week, will also sit down on NBC's "Meet the Press."

The full Sunday show lineup is as follows:

NBC's "Meet the Press": White House counselor Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayBrazile 'extremely dismayed' by Bloomberg record Conway: Reported sexist Bloomberg remarks 'far worse' than what Trump said on 'Access Hollywood' tape Candidates make electability arguments, talk Bloomberg as focus turns to more diverse states MORE; ranking House Intelligence Committee Democratic Rep. Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffThe Hill's Morning Report - Sanders steamrolls to South Carolina primary, Super Tuesday Schiff blasts Trump for making 'false claims' about Russia intel: 'You've betrayed America. Again' Trump: Nevada a 'great win' for Sanders MORE, (Calif.), and Rep. Mark Sanford, (R-S.C.)

Fox News's "Fox News Sunday": House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chair Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), Sen. Jack ReedJohn (Jack) Francis ReedLawmakers wary as US on cusp of initial deal with Taliban Pavlich: The Senate defends its integrity Five Senate Democrats make impeachment case in Spanish MORE (D-R.I.).

CBS's "Face the Nation": Trump's attorney and former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani, Sen. Susan CollinsSusan Margaret CollinsCollins: Trump pick doesn't have experience to serve as director of national intelligence Bill Barr is trying his best to be Trump's Roy Cohn The new American center MORE (R-Maine); House Majority Whip Rep. Steve ScaliseStephen (Steve) Joseph ScaliseScalise after Democrat asks for examples of Sanders supporters 'being bad': 'I can think of an example' Bottom line Pelosi's staff huddles with aides in both parties on 'surprise' medical billing MORE (R-La.), Rep. Cedric RichmondCedric Levon RichmondJuan Williams: Don't count Biden out Beleaguered Biden turns to must-win South Carolina Biden, Warren on ropes after delegate shutout MORE, (D-La.).

CNN's "State of the Union": Giuliani will also appear, as well as Reps. Beto O’Rourke (D-Texas) and Gregory MeeksGregory Weldon MeeksDemocratic rivals sharpen attacks as Bloomberg rises The Hill's Campaign Report: Rising Klobuchar, Buttigieg face test in diverse states Bloomberg builds momentum on Capitol Hill with new endorsements MORE (D-N.Y.).

ABC's "This Week": Former White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon, Rep. Ben Ray Lujan (D-N.M.).