Sunday shows preview: Virginia lawmakers talk Charlottesville, anniversary protests

Sunday shows preview: Virginia lawmakers talk Charlottesville, anniversary protests
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A group of Virginia lawmakers will hit the Sunday news circuit this week to discuss the protests between white nationalists and counter-protesters that turned deadly in Charlottesville, Va., last year, hours before similar demonstrations will take place in Washington, D.C.

CBS's "Face the Nation" will host a special episode focused on race in the U.S. one year after Charlottesville, featuring Charlottesville's first black female mayor Nikuyah Walker, Sen. Tim KaineTimothy (Tim) Michael KaineClinton on GOP promoting Trump 'stronger together' quote: Now copy my policies too GOP promotes Trump line mirroring Hillary Clinton's 2016 campaign slogan Pompeo: US will continue investigating Khashoggi murder MORE (D-Va.) and Sen. Tim ScottTimothy (Tim) Eugene ScottSenate approves border bill that prevents shutdown Senate passes bill to make lynching a federal crime Partnerships paving the way to sustain and support Historically Black Colleges and Universities MORE (R-S.C.).

Walker and Kaine are expected to discuss the challenges facing the Charlottesville community and the state of Virginia as they continue to grapple with last year's deadly protest. Scott, whom The Washington Post called "the GOP's conscience on race issues," will likely discuss issues of race.

Meanwhile, former Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D-Va.), who served as Virginia's governor during last year's rallies, will join CNN's "State of the Union." McAuliffe might also discuss a potential 2020 presidential run. 

Another potential 2020 nominee, Michael Avenatti, the attorney of adult-film star Stormy Daniels in her case against President TrumpDonald John TrumpBill Kristol resurfaces video of Pence calling Obama executive action on immigration a 'profound mistake' ACLU says planned national emergency declaration is 'clear abuse of presidential power' O'Rourke says he'd 'absolutely' take down border wall near El Paso if he could MORE, will join ABC's "This Week."

Meanwhile, former White House aide Omarosa Manigault NewmanOmarosa Onee Manigault NewmanEx-White House aide Cliff Sims sues Trump NYT: White House says Trump's tan is the result of ‘good genes’ Former White House aide says he's not worried about lawsuit over tell-all book MORE will go on NBC's "Meet the Press" to discuss her salacious new book "Unhinged: An Insider Account of the Trump White House." Explosive claims from the book have emerged throughout the week, including unflattering anecdotes about Trump. 

Trump on Saturday called Manigault Newman a "lowlife." 

White House counselor Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayOn The Money: Negotiators aiming to reach deal Monday night | Why border talks stalled | Treasury calls reports on dip in tax refunds 'misleading' | Cuomo, Trump to discuss SALT deduction cap Conway: Trump and Xi 'will meet again soon' with trade deadline looming Kellyanne Conway: 'I was assaulted at a restaurant' by an 'unhinged' woman MORE, who will appear on ABC's "This Week," is likely to field questions about Manigault Newman's claim that the president has a history of using racial slurs.

Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani will also go on CNN's "State of the Union" and ABC's "This Week."

Here's the full Sunday show lineup:

ABC's "This Week": White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, Rep. Elijah CummingsElijah Eugene CummingsRule change sharpens Dem investigations into Trump Trump, Dems have reasons to work together, but tensions are boiling over Ivanka Trump claims president had 'zero' involvement in security clearances for her, Jared Kushner MORE (D-Md.), Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, and adult-film star Stormy Daniels' attorney Michael Avenatti

NBC's "Meet the Press": Former White House communications director Omarosa Manigault Newman, Gov. John Kasich (R-Ohio)

CBS's "Face the Nation": Charlottesville, Va., Mayor Nikuyah Walker, Sens. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Tim Scott, (R-S.C.)

CNN's "State of the Union": Giuliani, former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) 

"Fox News Sunday": Sens. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamGraham seeks new Rosenstein testimony after explosive McCabe interview Senate confirms Trump pick William Barr as new attorney general Graham demands testimony from former FBI acting Director McCabe MORE (R-S.C.) and Jack ReedJohn (Jack) Francis ReedWhy Democrats are pushing for a new nuclear policy GOP chairman: US military may have to intervene in Venezuela if Russia does Trump gears up to meet North Korean leader amid low expectations MORE (D-R.I.)