Sunday shows preview: Washington gears up for next round of impeachment hearings

Sunday shows preview: Washington gears up for next round of impeachment hearings
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As the impeachment inquiry into President TrumpDonald John TrumpSanders apologizes to Biden for supporter's op-ed Jayapal: 'We will end up with another Trump' if the US doesn't elect progressive Democrats: McConnell impeachment trial rules a 'cover up,' 'national disgrace' MORE shifts to the hands of the House Judiciary Committee, several of its members are slated to appear during this week's Sunday talk show lineup. 

The committee's top Republican, Rep. Doug CollinsDouglas (Doug) Allen CollinsWhite House appoints GOP House members to advise Trump's impeachment team Media's selective outrage exposed in McSally-Raju kerfuffle The five dumbest things said about impeachment so far MORE (Ga.), and Democratic member Rep. Hakeem JeffriesHakeem Sekou JeffriesWhite House appoints GOP House members to advise Trump's impeachment team Schiff huddles in Capitol with impeachment managers Sunday shows - All eyes on Senate impeachment trial MORE (N.Y.) will appear on "Fox News Sunday," according to The Associated Press

Rep. Zoe LofgrenZoe Ellen LofgrenWhite House appoints GOP House members to advise Trump's impeachment team Schiff huddles in Capitol with impeachment managers Meet Pelosi's 7 impeachment managers MORE (D-Calif.), also a member of the Judiciary Committee, will appear on CNN's "State of the Union."

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffWhite House appoints GOP House members to advise Trump's impeachment team Trump knocks authors of 'A Very Stable Genius': 'Two stone cold losers from Amazon WP' Democrats push back on White House impeachment claims, saying Trump believes he is above the law MORE (D-Calif.) told Democratic lawmakers Monday that the committees leading the impeachment inquiry are are putting together a report for the Judiciary Committee that they hope to send after members return from Thanksgiving.

"Over the course of our inquiry, we have uncovered a months-long effort in which President Trump again sought foreign interference in our elections for his personal and political benefit at the expense of our national interest," he wrote. 

Rep. Val DemingsValdez (Val) Venita DemingsWhite House appoints GOP House members to advise Trump's impeachment team Schiff huddles in Capitol with impeachment managers House Democrats may call new impeachment witnesses if Senate doesn't MORE (D-Fla.), who is a member of Schiff's panel, is slated to appear Sunday on ABC's “This Week.” 

The Judiciary Committee is expected to hold a hearing featuring constitutional lawyers on Dec. 4 after the Intelligence Committee transmits a memo with its findings following weeks of both public and private witness testimony, according to House Democratic aides.

The hearing, titled "The Impeachment Inquiry into President Donald J. Trump: Constitutional Grounds for Presidential Impeachment," will have a panel of experts Democrats say will apply constitutional law "to the facts that have been found."

Collins wrote a letter on Saturday to Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold NadlerJerrold (Jerry) Lewis NadlerMcConnell locks in schedule for start of impeachment trial Pelosi: Trump's impeachment 'cannot be erased' House to vote Wednesday on sending articles of impeachment to Senate MORE (D-N.Y.) saying that the panel should expand the witness list for the Wednesday hearing. 

Sunday's full lineup, according to the AP, is below. 

ABC’s “This Week” — Demings, Rep. Tom McClintockThomas (Tom) Milller McClintockOvernight Energy: Republicans eye top spot on Natural Resources panel | GOP lawmakers push back on bill to make greener refrigerators, air conditioners | Green groups sue Trump over California fracking plans Republicans eye top spot on Natural Resources panel Republicans eschew any credible case against impeachment MORE (R-Calif.)

NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Sen. John KennedyJohn Neely KennedyMORE (R-La.), former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, former Secretary of State John KerryJohn Forbes KerryDemocratic debates are magnet for lobbyists The Memo: Sanders-Warren battle could reshape Democratic primary Bring on the brokered convention MORE, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharNew York Times editor: Warren, Klobuchar endorsement reflects 'extremely divided' Democratic Party Biden leads Democratic primary field in Iowa: poll Bloomberg says he would vote to convict Trump if he were a senator MORE (Minn.)

CBS’s “Face the Nation” — Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory BookerCory Anthony BookerPatrick backs reparations in unveiling 'Equity Agenda for Black Americans' Booker ahead of Trump impeachment trial: 'History has its eyes on us' Sunday shows preview: Lawmakers gear up for Senate impeachment trial MORE (N.J.)

CNN’s “State of the Union” — Klobuchar, Lofgren

“Fox News Sunday” — Collins, Jeffries