Sunday talk shows: Lawmakers gear up ahead of Monday's House Judiciary hearing

Sunday talk shows: Lawmakers gear up ahead of Monday's House Judiciary hearing
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As the possibility of impeaching President TrumpDonald John TrumpBiden adds to vote margin over Trump after Milwaukee County recount Krebs says allegations of foreign interference in 2020 election 'farcical'  Republicans ready to become deficit hawks again under a President Biden MORE looms closer, members on the House Judiciary and Intelligence committees are slated to appear on this week's Sunday talk shows. 

Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffOVERNIGHT DEFENSE: Trump pardons Flynn | Lawmakers lash out at decision | Pentagon nixes Thanksgiving dining hall meals due to COVID-19 Democratic impeachment leaders blast Trump's pardon of Flynn Trump pardons Michael Flynn MORE (D-Calif.) is expected to appear Sunday on CBS's "Face the Nation," while Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold NadlerJerrold (Jerry) Lewis NadlerTop Republicans praise Trump's Flynn pardon Democratic impeachment leaders blast Trump's pardon of Flynn Democrats accuse GSA of undermining national security by not certifying Biden win MORE (D-N.Y.) is scheduled to appear on both NBC's "Meet the Press" and CNN's "State of the Union," according to The Associated Press

The chairmen will likely face questions about the probe and next steps following House Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiGovernors take heat for violating their own coronavirus restrictions Spending deal clears obstacle in shutdown fight Ocasio-Cortez, Cruz trade jabs over COVID-19 relief: People 'going hungry as you tweet from' vacation MORE's announcement this week that she is "asking our chairmen to proceed with articles of impeachment."

Their appearances also come one day before the House Judiciary Committee is expected to hear from Democratic lawyers who will lay out evidence they have found in the impeachment probe while the panel considers articles of impeachment. 

Articles could be introduced next week, Democratic sources told The Hill on Thursday.  

Lawmakers on the committees led by Nadler and Schiff are also scheduled to make the talk show rounds Sunday. 

Judiciary Reps. Zoe LofgrenZoe Ellen LofgrenHillicon Valley: Four major tech issues facing the Biden administration | Pressure grows to reinstate White House cyber czar | Facebook, Google to extend political ad bans House report says lawmakers could securely cast remote votes amid pandemic Why prevailing wage reform matters for H-1B visas MORE (D-Calif.) and Matt GaetzMatthew (Matt) GaetzGaetz: Trump 'should pardon everyone' including himself to quash liberal 'bloodlust' Florida passes 850k coronavirus cases Florida GOP Rep. Mike Waltz tests positive for COVID-19 MORE (R-Fla.) will appear on ABC's "This Week." Judiciary Rep. Joseph Neguse (D-Colo.) is expected on CNN. 

Intelligence Reps. Denny HeckDennis (Denny) Lynn HeckExclusive: Guccifer 2.0 hacked memos expand on Pennsylvania House races Heck enjoys second political wind Incoming lawmaker feeling a bit overwhelmed MORE (D-Wash.) and David CicillineDavid Nicola CicillineHouse Democrats pick Aguilar as No. 6 leader in next Congress Nominated for another Speaker term, Pelosi says it's her last Katherine Clark secures No. 4 leadership spot for House Democrats MORE (D-R.I.) are expected on NBC and "Fox News Sunday." 

Here's this week's full lineup, per the AP: 

ABC's "This Week" —  Lofgren, Gaetz, Sen. Cory BookerCory BookerSenate Democrats reelect Schumer as leader by acclamation  Hill associations push for more diversity in lawmakers' staffs Sanders celebrates Biden-Harris victory: 'Thank God democracy won out' MORE (D-N.J.)

NBC's "Meet the Press" — Nadler, Heck, Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzO'Brien on 2024 talk: 'There's all kinds of speculation out there' Ocasio-Cortez, Cruz trade jabs over COVID-19 relief: People 'going hungry as you tweet from' vacation McSally, staff asked to break up maskless photo op inside Capitol MORE (R-Texas.)

CBS's "Face the Nation" — Schiff, Rep. Mark MeadowsMark Randall MeadowsThe Hill's 12:30 Report: Trump holds his last turkey pardon ceremony Overnight Defense: Pentagon set for tighter virus restrictions as top officials tests positive | Military sees 11th COVID-19 death | House Democrats back Senate language on Confederate base names Trump administration revives talk of action on birthright citizenship MORE (R-N.C.), national security adviser Robert O'Brien

CNN's "State of the Union" — Meadows, Nadler, Neguse

"Fox News Sunday" — Defense Secretary Mark EsperMark EsperActing Defense secretary makes surprise trip to Somalia Overnight Defense: Trump loyalist to lead Pentagon transition | Democrats ask VA for vaccine distribution plan | Biden to get classified intel reports Ex-Nunes aide linked to Biden conspiracy theories will lead Pentagon transition MORE, Cicilline