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 BoltonOvernight Defense & National Security — Milley becomes lightning rod Joint Chiefs Chairman Milley becomes lightning rod on right Ex-Trump adviser Bolton defends Milley: 'His patriotism is unquestioned' 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 SchiffJan. 6 panel subpoenas four ex-Trump aides Bannon, Meadows Schiff: Criminal contempt charges possible for noncooperation in Jan. 6 probe The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Alibaba - Biden jumps into frenzied Dem spending talks 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 NadlerBiden to raise refugee cap to 125,000 in October Ocasio-Cortez, Bush push to add expanded unemployment in .5T spending plan Angelina Jolie spotted in Capitol meeting with senators MORE (D-N.Y.) is booked on CNN’s “State of the Union.”

Attorney General William BarrBill BarrTrump pushes back on book claims, says he spent 'virtually no time' discussing election with Lee, Graham Woodward: Milley was 'setting in motion sensible precautions' with calls to China Barr-Durham investigation again fails to produce a main event 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 ScottTim Scott says police reform talks collapsed with Dems over funding Sunday shows preview: Pelosi announces date for infrastructure vote; administration defends immigration policies Democrats press Schumer on removing Confederate statues from Capitol 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 WolfSunday shows preview: States deal with fallout of Ida; Texas abortion law takes effect Biden, Trump battle over who's to blame for Afghanistan The border is shifting from a manufactured crisis to a national embarrassment 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 JeffriesDemocrats steamroll toward showdown on House floor Frederica Wilson rails against Haitian deportation flights, calls treatment 'inhumane' Pelosi signals she won't move .5T bill without Senate-House deal 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 TrumpGraham says he hopes that Trump runs again Trump says Stacey Abrams 'might be better than existing governor' Kemp Executive privilege fight poses hurdles for Trump MORE's campaign; Symone SandersSymone SandersHarris facilitates coin toss at Howard University football game Harris to campaign for Gavin Newsom ahead of recall election Harris drops plan to campaign with Newsom after Kabul attack MORE, adviser to Democrat Joe BidenJoe BidenHaiti prime minister warns inequality will cause migration to continue Pelosi: House must pass 3 major pieces of spending legislation this week Erdoğan says Turkey plans to buy another Russian defense system 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 LewandowskiTrump to ramp up travel schedule, head back to Mar-a-Lago, adviser says Biden White House moves to oust Trump appointees from advisory boards Trump budget chief refuses to resign from Naval Academy board MORE Trump2020; Mark Lamont Hill BET News; Rep. Michael McCaulMichael Thomas McCaulOvernight Defense & National Security — Presented by AM General — The Quad confab Top Foreign Affairs Republican seeks declassification of Afghan intel House passes bill to compensate 'Havana syndrome' victims MORE (R-Texas);Rep. Devin NunesDevin Gerald NunesSunday shows preview: Pelosi announces date for infrastructure vote; administration defends immigration policies LIVE COVERAGE: Ways and Means begins Day 2 on .5T package Biden faces unfinished mission of evacuating Americans MORE (R-Calif.); Bernie Kerik- Former NYPD Commissioner