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Sunday shows preview: Lawmakers, state governors talk coronavirus, stimulus package and resources as pandemic rages on

Sunday shows preview: Lawmakers, state governors talk coronavirus, stimulus package and resources as pandemic rages on
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The $2.2 trillion stimulus package President TrumpDonald John TrumpNearly 300 former national security officials sign Biden endorsement letter DC correspondent on the death of Michael Reinoehl: 'The folks I know in law enforcement are extremely angry about it' Late night hosts targeted Trump over Biden 97 percent of the time in September: study MORE signed into law Friday and the on-the-ground response to the pandemic by state and local governments is expected to dominate the Sunday talk show lineup this weekend. 

The stimulus bill, signed into law by President Trump on Friday, gives $1.25 billion in direct funding for each state and billions more in indirect aid through government programs.

However, several governors from states hardest-hit by the virus — New York, California, Washington and Michigan — have sparred with the president, calling his response inadequate.

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D), who told Trump on Thursday to stop the “political attacks” and work on replenishing her state’s medical supplies, is booked on NBC’s “Meet the Press.” Washington Gov. Jay InsleeJay Robert InsleeOVERNIGHT ENERGY: Biden would face hurdles undoing Trump environmental rollbacks | Biden team weighs climate 'czar': report | Donald Trump Jr. urges hunters to vote for his father Biden would face hurdles undoing Trump environmental rollbacks Barr asked prosecutors to explore charging Seattle mayor over protest zone: report MORE (D), whose state saw one of the earliest surges of the virus, is booked on CNN’s “State of the Union.” Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards (D), whose state has seen a sudden rise in cases, is booked on both  ABC's “This Week" and NBC’s “Meet the Press.”

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) will also appear in the Sunday news lineup this weekend. The governor will speak to Chris WallaceChristopher (Chris) WallaceCommission approves rules to mute mics at final Trump-Biden debate 10 steps toward better presidential debating Trump campaign demands change to final debate topics MORE on Fox News' "FOX News Sunday." 

This week the U.S. became the country with the highest amount of recorded coronavirus cases as the hospitals across the country scramble to find adequate resources, such as ventilators. 

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is booked on CNN’s “State of the Union” and Dr. Deborah Birx, coordinator of the White House coronavirus task force, is booked on NBC’s “Meet the Press.” Birx and Fauci are two of the most prominent public health officials in the White House coronavirus task force and both make regular appearances at White House briefings. 

Even with the multi-trillion dollar aid package, the lasting economic effects are expected to ripple beyond the bill’s scope. 

White House National Economic Council Director Larry KudlowLarry KudlowMORE is booked on ABC's “This Week" and Fox News’s "Sunday Morning Futures,” while Treasury Secretary Steven MnuchinSteven Terner MnuchinGOP blocks Schumer effort to adjourn Senate until after election GOP noncommittal about vote on potential Trump-Pelosi coronavirus deal On The Money: Sides tiptoe towards a COVID deal, but breakthrough appears distant | Expiring benefits raise stakes of stimulus talks | Stocks fade with eyes on Capitol MORE, who is tasked with overseeing the disbursement of stimulus checks and the growing unemployment claims, is booked on CBS' “Face the Nation.”

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who played an active role in the stimulus package negotiations will appear on "FOX News Sunday." 

Before the president's signing on Friday, the House first passed the $2 trillion stimulus bill earlier that day, but not without last-minute drama on the chamber floor. To pass the bill, leaders in both parties had to unite to foil an attempted blockade by Rep. Thomas MassieThomas Harold MassieHouse in near-unanimous vote affirms peaceful transfer of power Ron Paul hospitalized in Texas GOP lawmaker praises Kyle Rittenhouse's 'restraint' for not emptying magazine during shooting MORE, a Kentucky Republican who had driven to Washington for the vote and requested a recorded tally, which requires the participation of at least half of all sitting House members.

House Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiGOP blocks Schumer effort to adjourn Senate until after election GOP noncommittal about vote on potential Trump-Pelosi coronavirus deal Overnight Health Care: Trump takes criticism of Fauci to a new level | GOP Health Committee chairman defends Fauci | Birx confronted Pence about Atlas MORE (D-Calif.) is booked on CNN’s “State of the Union,” and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthyKevin Owen McCarthyConservatives seize on New York Post story to push Section 230 reform Sunday shows preview: Coronavirus cases surge in the Midwest; Trump hits campaign trail after COVID-19 OVERNIGHT ENERGY: EPA may violate courts with new rule extending life of unlined coal ash ponds | Trump reverses course, approving assistance for California wildfires | Climate change, national security among topics for final Trump-Biden debate MORE (R-Calif.) is booked on Fox News’s “Sunday Morning Futures.”

Republican Sens. Tom CottonTom Bryant CottonBarrett fight puts focus on abortion in 2020 election COVID outbreak threatens GOP's Supreme Court plans This week: Coronavirus complicates Senate's Supreme Court fight MORE (Ark.), Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamGOP blocks Schumer effort to adjourn Senate until after election Biden and Schumer face battles with left if Democrats win big Push to expand Supreme Court faces Democratic buzzsaw MORE (S.C.) and John KennedyJohn Neely KennedyMORE (LA) — all of whom played a major role in the drafting of the aid package — are booked on Fox News' "Sunday Morning Futures."

The pandemic also comes amid the height Democratic primary, throwing a curveball at the campaigns of Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersThe Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by Goldman Sachs - Tipping point week for Trump, Biden, Congress, voters Biden and Schumer face battles with left if Democrats win big Push to expand Supreme Court faces Democratic buzzsaw MORE (I-Vt.) and former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenNearly 300 former national security officials sign Biden endorsement letter Trump narrows Biden's lead in Pennsylvania: poll Florida breaks first-day early voting record with 350K ballots cast MORE, who have had to adjust their campaigns to comply with recommendations from public health experts. 

Biden is booked on NBC’s “Meet the Press” and Sanders is booked on CNN’s “State of the Union.”

ABC's “This Week" — Kudlow; Edwards; former White House homeland security adviser Tom Bossert.

NBC's “Meet the Press” — Edwards; Biden; Birx; Whitmer

CBS' “Face the Nation" — Mnuchin; Scott Gottlieb, a former Food and Drug Administration commissioner; Dr. David Heymann, who led the World Health Organization’s response to the SARS outbreak; Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, president and CEO, Mayo Clinic

CNN's “State of the Union" — Pelosi; Fauci; Sanders; New York City Mayor Bill de BlasioBill de BlasioCitigroup executive to run for NYC mayor: report Treasury withheld nearly M from FDNY 9/11 health program New York theaters display banners urging governor to reopen cinemas MORE; Inslee; Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts (R), and Whitmer.

Fox News’s "Sunday Morning Futures" McCarthy; Kudlow; Cotton; Graham ; Kennedy

FOX News Sunday: Mnuchin, Hogan, Dr. Thomas Inglesby, Professor at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and in the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine // Director of the Center for Health Security