Sunday shows preview: Democratic candidates make the rounds after debate

Sunday shows preview: Democratic candidates make the rounds after debate
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Several of the 2020 Democratic primary contenders will hit the Sunday news show circuit this week following a contentious third debate this week in Houston.

Several on-stage clashes between the candidates will likely dominate the focus of the news shows, including one clash between former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenSenate gears up for battle over witnesses in impeachment trial Conservative group hits White House with billboard ads: 'What is Trump hiding?' Democrat representing Pennsylvania district Trump carried plans to vote to impeach  MORE and former Housing Secretary Julián Castro, during which Castro questioned whether Biden remembered comments he had made about his health care plan minutes earlier.

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South Bend Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegSaagar Enjeti says Buttigieg's release of McKinsey client list shows he 'caved to public pressure' Biden hires Clinton, O'Rourke alum as campaign's digital director Trump neck and neck with top 2020 Democrats in Wisconsin: poll MORE (D), who rebuked Castro for the exchange, will appear on both ABC's "This Week" and CNN's "State of the Union." During Thursday's event, Buttigieg slammed both candidates after the back-and-forth on health care, claiming it was why more voters do not watch debates.

Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharSenate gears up for battle over witnesses in impeachment trial Booker says he will not make December debate stage Yang: 2020 rivals in Senate should be able to campaign amid impeachment MORE (D-Minn.), who also sparred on the issue of health care with Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersSaagar Enjeti says Buttigieg's release of McKinsey client list shows he 'caved to public pressure' Sanders endorses Young Turks founder Cenk Uygur for Katie Hill's former House seat Biden hires Clinton, O'Rourke alum as campaign's digital director MORE (I-Vt.), will appear on ABC as well. Klobuchar knocked Sanders' promise to eliminate private insurance in favor of universal government-funded health care coverage as unfeasible, telling Sanders “I don’t think it’s a bold idea. I think it’s a bad idea."

Appearing on NBC's "Meet the Press" are two other candidates, former Rep. Beto O'RourkeBeto O'RourkeButtigieg picks up third congressional endorsement from New York lawmaker Klobuchar hires staff in Nevada Deval Patrick enters 2020 race MORE (D-Texas) and Sen. Cory BookerCory Anthony BookerTrump neck and neck with top 2020 Democrats in Wisconsin: poll Booker says he will not make December debate stage White House makes push for paid family leave and child care reform MORE (D-N.J.).

O'Rourke made headlines during the debate after declaring that his administration would institute a mandatory federal buyback of all assault weapons, a position he announced after a shooting last month in El Paso, Texas.

Here's the full lineup for the Sunday news shows, according to the Associated Press:

ABC's "This Week": South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzSenate Republicans air complaints to Trump administration on trade deal Senate passes Armenian genocide resolution Houston police chief stands by criticism of McConnell, Cruz, Cornyn: 'This is not political' MORE (R-Texas).

NBC's "Meet the Press": Former Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-Texas), Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), House Republican Caucus chair Rep. Liz CheneyElizabeth (Liz) Lynn CheneyGOP calls for minority hearing on impeachment, threatens procedural measures Overnight Defense — Presented by Boeing — Stopgap spending bill includes military pay raise | Schumer presses Pentagon to protect impeachment witnesses | US ends civil-nuclear waiver in Iran Cruz, Graham and Cheney call on Trump to end all nuclear waivers for Iran MORE (R-Wyo.).

CBS' "Face the Nation": Acting USCIS director Ken Cuccinelli, Reps. Ilhan OmarIlhan OmarIlhan Omar responds to 'Conservative Squad': 'Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery' Biden narrowly ahead in Iowa as Sanders surges, Warren drops: poll Sanders, Omar to hit campaign trail in New Hampshire MORE (D-Minn.) and Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffMcConnell, White House lawyer huddle on impeachment strategy House GOP lawmaker wants Senate to hold 'authentic' impeachment trial Live coverage: House panel debates articles of impeachment MORE (D-Calif.), former U.N. Ambassador Samantha PowerSamantha Jane PowerFormer US envoy Samantha Power: Trump finding 'new ways to compensate Putin for election interference' Former UN ambassador: Republicans have made a 'devil's bargain' to accept Trump Obama U.N. ambassador: Trump has 'endorsed ethnic cleansing' MORE, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

CNN's "State of the Union": Buttigieg, entrepreneur and 2020 Democratic primary contender Andrew YangAndrew YangBooker says he will not make December debate stage Yang: 2020 rivals in Senate should be able to campaign amid impeachment Democrats set early state primary debates for 2020 MORE, Sen. Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard PaulPentagon to take bigger role in vetting foreign students after Pensacola shooting Overnight Defense: House passes compromise defense bill | Turkey sanctions advance in Senate over Trump objections | Top general says military won't be 'raping, burning and pillaging' after Trump pardons Rand Paul: 'We need to re-examine' US-Saudi relationship after Florida shooting MORE (R-Ky.).