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 TrumpTwitter CEO: 'Not true' that removing Trump campaign video was illegal, as president has claimed Biden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination Barr says he didn't give 'tactical' command to clear Lafayette protesters 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 InsleeMillions of Americans frustrated by delayed unemployment checks Trump rule limits states from blocking pipeline projects Inslee says Trump coronavirus response akin to if FDR called Pearl Harbor 'a hoax' 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) WallaceChris Wallace: Jobs numbers show 'the political resilience of Donald Trump' Sessions accepts 'Fox News Sunday' invitation to debate, Tuberville declines Cornel West: 'We're witnessing the collapse of the legitimacy of leadership' 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 KudlowLawrence (Larry) Alan KudlowMORE is booked on ABC's “This Week" and Fox News’s "Sunday Morning Futures,” while Treasury Secretary Steven MnuchinSteven Terner Mnuchin The Hill's Coronavirus Report: Association of American Railroads Ian Jefferies says no place for hate, racism or bigotry in rail industry or society; Trump declares victory in response to promising jobs report Trump signs bill giving businesses more time to spend coronavirus loans The Hill's Coronavirus Report: BIO's Michelle McMurry-Heath says 400 projects started in 16 weeks in biotech firms to fight virus, pandemic unemployment total tops 43 million 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 holds first-ever proxy votes during pandemic House GOP lawmaker breaks with party to back proxy voting House adopts historic rules changes to allow remote voting 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 PelosiNRCC turns up heat on vulnerable Democrats over Omar's call to abolish police Shocking job numbers raise hopes for quicker recovery Engel primary challenger hits million in donations MORE (D-Calif.) is booked on CNN’s “State of the Union,” and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthyKevin Owen McCarthyThe Hill's Morning Report - DC preps for massive Saturday protest; Murkowski breaks with Trump The Hill's Morning Report - Floyd eulogies begin; Trump-Esper conflict emerges The Hill's Morning Report - Protesters' defiance met with calls to listen MORE (R-Calif.) is booked on Fox News’s “Sunday Morning Futures.”

Republican Sens. Tom CottonThomas (Tom) Bryant CottonNYT says Tom Cotton editorial 'did not meet our standards' Engel says he refuses to seek NYT endorsement over Cotton op-ed Cotton praises NY Times for 'standing up to the woke progressive mob' in publishing opinion piece MORE (Ark.), Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamBill aims to help farmers sell carbon credits Graham postpones Russia probe subpoena vote as tensions boil over Graham pushes back on Mattis criticism of Trump: 'You're missing something here, my friend' 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 SandersBiden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination OVERNIGHT ENERGY: Trump signs order removing environmental reviews for major projects | New Trump air rule will limit future pollution regulations, critics say | DNC climate group calls for larger federal investment on climate than Biden plan Google: Chinese and Iranian hackers targeting Biden, Trump campaigns MORE (I-Vt.) and former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination The Memo: Job numbers boost Trump and challenge Biden Chris Wallace: Jobs numbers show 'the political resilience of Donald Trump' 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 BlasioMedia executives, personalities eyeing possible run for New York City mayor NYT editorial board tells de Blasio to 'open your eyes, the police are out of control' Minneapolis, other cities consider cuts to police budgets 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