Sunday shows preview: Bolton delivers bombshell while US tackles COVID-19, police brutality

Sunday shows preview: Bolton delivers bombshell while US tackles COVID-19, police brutality
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The release of former National Security Advisor John BoltonJohn BoltonJohn Kelly called Trump 'the most flawed person' he's ever met: report Bolton: North Korea 'more dangerous now' Demand for Trump-related titles sparks expected record year for political books MORE’s memoir and police reform legislation moving through Congress is expected to dominate the Sunday show circuit this weekend. 

On Saturday a federal court ruled against the Trump administration’s request to block Bolton’s book from publishing. The book alleges that Trump committed impeachable offenses that House Democrats never investigated, such as allegedly trying to persuade Chinese President Xi Jinping to buy large amounts of agricultural products to improve his reelection prospects in agricultural states.

Rep. Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffCensoring the Biden story: How social media becomes state media Porter raises .2 million in third quarter Schiff: If Trump wanted more infections 'would he be doing anything different?' MORE (D-Calif.), the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, was among the Democrats who lashed out at Bolton this week for refusing to testify during the House impeachment hearings. Schiff is booked on NBC’s “Meet the Press” and House Judiciary Chairman Jerry NadlerJerrold (Jerry) Lewis NadlerMarijuana stocks see boost after Harris debate comments Jewish lawmakers targeted by anti-Semitic tweets ahead of election: ADL Democrats shoot down talk of expanding Supreme Court MORE (D-N.Y.) is booked on CNN’s “State of the Union.”

Attorney General William BarrBill BarrTrump turns his ire toward Cabinet members Intelligence officials warned Trump that Giuliani was target of Russian influence campaign: report DOJ veteran says he's quitting over Barr's 'slavish obedience' to Trump MORE, who has stirred controversy this week over his decision to try to remove the U.S. attorney for Manhattan, is booked on Fox News’s “Sunday Morning Futures.”

On Saturday, the Trump campaign is hosting its first rally since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. Vice President Pence is booked on “America This Week With Eric Bolling.” 

This week, Republicans released their police reform bill, which has weaker provisions that the Democratic bill introduced earlier this month. GOP Sen. Tim ScottTimothy (Tim) Eugene ScottLiberals should embrace Trump's Supreme Court nominee Romney slams Trump for refusing to denounce QAnon on national television Graham says SC people of color can go anywhere in the state but 'need to be conservative, not liberal' MORE (S.C.), the sole black Republican in the Senate and lead architect of the bill, is booked on ABC’s “This Week."

On Thursday the Supreme Court ruled against the Trump administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The court’s decision left room for the administration to try and end the program again, which they have indicated they intend to do.

Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Chad WolfChad WolfHouse Democrats ask DHS to consider flu vaccinations for immigration detainees US agents in Guatemala detained Honduran migrants in unauthorized operation: Senate report Appeals court blocks further construction on Trump border wall MORE, who has said the court decision “usurps the clear authority of the Executive Branch,” is booked on NBC’s “Meet the Press” and CBS’s “Face the Nation.”

Below is the full lineup of Sunday show guests:

ABC's “This Week" — Scott; Rep. Hakeem JeffriesHakeem Sekou JeffriesA tearful lesson of 2016: Polls don't matter if people don't vote Overnight Health Care: House Democrats slam pharma CEOs for price hikes driven by revenue, executive bonuses | Ex-FDA employees express worries to Congress over politicization of vaccines | Fauci said his mask stance was 'taken out of context' by Trump Top House Democrat: Parties 'much closer' to a COVID deal 'than we've ever been' MORE (D-N.Y.)

NBC's “Meet the Press” — Wolf; Schiff; Michael Osterholm, director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota.

CBS' “Face the Nation" — Wolf; Dr. Scott Gottlieb, former commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration 

CNN’s “State of the Union” — Nadler; White House trade adviser Peter Navarro; Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms; former Defense Secretary Robert Gates.

“Fox News Sunday" — Mercedes Schlapp, adviser to President Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpPolice say man dangling off Trump Tower Chicago demanding to speak with Trump Fauci says he was 'absolutely not' surprised Trump got coronavirus after Rose Garden event Biden: Trump 'continues to lie to us' about coronavirus MORE's campaign; Symone SandersSymone SandersBooker calls Pence 'a formidable debater' ahead of VP debate Biden will participate in next debate with 'necessary' safety precautions, campaign aide says Biden adviser: 'We are not concerned, because we are being safe' MORE, adviser to Democrat Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden: Trump 'continues to lie to us' about coronavirus Rally crowd chants 'lock him up' as Trump calls Biden family 'a criminal enterprise' Undecided voters in Arizona wary of Trump, crave stability MORE's presidential campaign; Dr. Tom Inglesby, director of the Center for Health Security at Johns Hopkins University.

Fox News' "Sunday Morning Futures” — Barr

“America This Week With Eric Bolling” — Pence; Senator Rick Scott (R-FL); Corey LewandowskiCorey R. LewandowskiSenate needs to confirm Judge Barrett before Election Day  The Memo: Biden landslide creeps into view The Hill's Campaign Report: Barrett hearings take center stage | Trump returns to campaign trail MORE Trump2020; Mark Lamont Hill BET News; Rep. Michael McCaulMichael Thomas McCaulWarren, Porter to headline progressive fundraiser supporting seven swing state candidates Bipartisan action needed to counter Chinese influence Hillicon Valley: House panel says Intelligence Community not equipped to address Chinese threats | House approves bill to send cyber resources to state, local governments MORE (R-Texas);Rep. Devin NunesDevin Gerald NunesSunday shows preview: Coronavirus cases surge in the Midwest; Trump hits campaign trail after COVID-19 Democrat Arballo gains on Nunes: internal poll Sunday shows preview: Trump COVID-19 diagnosis rocks Washington, 2020 election MORE (R-Calif.); Bernie Kerik- Former NYPD Commissioner