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 TrumpUS-Saudi Arabia policy needs a dose of 'realpolitik' Trump talks to Swedish leader about rapper A$AP Rocky, offers to vouch for his bail Matt Gaetz ahead of Mueller hearing: 'We are going to reelect the president' MORE's former campaign chairman Paul ManafortPaul John ManafortWebb: Questions for Robert Mueller Top Mueller prosecutor Zainab Ahmad joins law firm Gibson Dunn Russian oligarch's story could spell trouble for Team Mueller 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 GowdyCummings announces expansion of Oversight panel's White House personal email probe, citing stonewalling Pelosi says it's up to GOP to address sexual assault allegation against Trump Our sad reality: Donald Trump is no Eisenhower 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 ComeyComey pens blog revealing what he would ask Mueller in upcoming testimony FBI's spreadsheet puts a stake through the heart of Steele's dossier Hannity invites Ocasio-Cortez to join prime-time show for full hour MORE for his handling of his investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonMatt Gaetz ahead of Mueller hearing: 'We are going to reelect the president' What to expect when Mueller testifies: Not much McConnell challenger faces tougher path after rocky launch 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'RourkeThe Hill's Campaign Report: Second debate lineups set up high-profile clash Biden, Harris set for second Democratic debate showdown 2020 Democrats react to 'send her back' chants at Trump rally 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 SanfordMarshall (Mark) Clement SanfordTrump faces new hit on deficit Sanford calls for 'overdue conversation' on debt as he mulls Trump challenge Trump primary challenger Bill Weld responds to rally chants: 'We are in a fight for the soul of the GOP' 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 ConwayFederal guidance identifying 'go back to where you came from' as discrimination goes viral after Trump comments Kellyanne Conway says she meant 'no disrespect' with question about reporter's ethnicity Kellyanne Conway asks reporter 'what's your ethnicity' while defending Trump's 'go back' comments about minority lawmakers MORE; ranking House Intelligence Committee Democratic Rep. Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffCourt filings show Trump, Cohen contacts amid hush money payments House passes annual intelligence bill Judge finds Stone violated gag order, blocks him from using social media 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 ReedPentagon's No. 2 policy official to retire Senate panel advances Pentagon chief, Joint Chiefs chairman nominees Democrats warm to idea of studying reparations MORE (D-R.I.).

CBS's "Face the Nation": Trump's attorney and former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani, Sen. Susan CollinsSusan Margaret CollinsPoll: McConnell is most unpopular senator Hillicon Valley: Lawmakers struggle to understand Facebook's Libra project | EU hits Amazon with antitrust probe | New cybersecurity concerns over census | Robocall, election security bills head to House floor | Privacy questions over FaceApp Trump angry more Republicans haven't defended his tweets: report MORE (R-Maine); House Majority Whip Rep. Steve ScaliseStephen (Steve) Joseph ScaliseThe Memo: Fears of violence grow amid Trump race storm Democrats call for increased security after 'send her back' chants Democratic strategist on Trump tweets: 'He's feeding this fear and hate' MORE (R-La.), Rep. Cedric RichmondCedric Levon RichmondHere are the 95 Democrats who voted to support impeachment Alarm sounds over census cybersecurity concerns Harris hops past Biden in early race for Black Caucus support 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 MeeksOcasio-Cortez top aide emerges as lightning rod amid Democratic feud New York Democrat on Ocasio-Cortez, other progressives: 'Primaries go two ways' The Hill's Morning Report — Trump retreats on census citizenship question MORE (D-N.Y.).

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