The protests following the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wis., along with the ongoing standstill over the next coronavirus stimulus package are expected to dominate the Sunday talk show circuit this weekend.
Blake was shot by a Kenosha police officer seven times and tased twice on Sunday, leaving him partially paralyzed. Police have identified three officers involved in the shooting earlier this week.
On Tuesday night, two protesters were shot and killed and another was injured. Officials later arrested Kyle Rittenhouse, a 17-year-old from Illinois, who faces multiple homicide charges.
Blake’s family attorney, Ben Crump, has said there is a disparity in how police treated Rittenhouse versus how they treated Blake. Crump is booked on CBS’ “Face the Nation” on Sunday.
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Trump campaign advisor Lara TrumpLara TrumpPast criticism of Trump becomes potent weapon in GOP primaries Trump endorsement shakes up GOP Senate primary in NC Lara Trump calls on Americans at border to 'arm up and get guns and be ready' MORE and Republican National Committee chair Ronna McDanielRonna Romney McDanielRNC targets McAuliffe, Biden campaign event with mobile billboard Biden says infrastructure bills must pass at 'inflection point' for US GOP opens Hispanic community center in border town as part of Latino outreach MORE are booked on “Fox News Sunday” and “America This Week With Eric Bolling,” respectively.
Negotiations between Congressional Democrats and the White House remain at a standstill this week as lawmakers are split on how much they wish to spend on a coronavirus relief package.
White House Chief of Staff Mark MeadowsMark MeadowsAt least five Trump administration staffers have spoken with Jan 6 committee: CNN Democrats say GOP lawmakers implicated in Jan. 6 should be expelled Report: Rally organizers say GOP lawmakers worked on Jan. 6 protests MORE proposed a $1.3 trillion package, which Democrats have rejected, saying they will not settle for anything less than the $2.2 trillion package they passed in May.
Meadows is booked on NBC’s “Meet the Press” and “America This Week With Eric Bolling.”
Below is the full list of guests who will appear on this weekend’s Sunday talk shows:
ABC’s “This Week” — Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad WolfChad WolfJan. 6 panel seeks interviews with Trump DHS officials Wolf, Cuccinelli: CNN House approves bill to strengthen IT supply chain following SolarWinds hack Sunday shows preview: States deal with fallout of Ida; Texas abortion law takes effect MORE; Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharFacebook tells employees to preserve records amid global inquiries Paid family leave proposal at risk Top Arizona elections official says violent threats fueling worker turnover MORE (D-Minn.)
NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Meadows; Rep. Cedric RichmondCedric RichmondBlack Caucus pushes for priorities in final deal White House to host lawmakers as negotiations over agenda hit critical stage Biden to meet with business leaders amid debt ceiling pressure campaign on GOP MORE (D-La.)
CBS’ “Face the Nation”— Wolf; Rep. Val DemingsValdez (Val) Venita DemingsRep. Brown to run for Maryland attorney general Senate GOP campaign arm outraises Democratic counterpart in September Two senior House Democrats to retire MORE (D-Fla.); Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron; Crump
CNN’s “State of the Union” — Sen. Ron JohnsonRonald (Ron) Harold JohnsonA pandemic of hyper-hypocrisy is infecting American politics Sen. Ron Johnson hoping for Democratic 'gridlock' on reconciliation package Republicans' mantra should have been 'Stop the Spread' MORE (R-Wis.); Rep. Karen BassKaren Ruth BassBlack Caucus pushes for priorities in final deal Rep. Brown to run for Maryland attorney general Democratic retirements could make a tough midterm year even worse MORE (D-Calif.); Peter Gaynor, administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA); WNBA players’ union president Nneka Ogwumike.
“Fox News Sunday” — Kate Bedingfield, deputy campaign manager for Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden to meet House Dems before Europe trip: report 21 House Democrats call for removing IRS bank reporting proposal from spending bill Overnight Health Care — Presented by Altria — Vulnerable House Dems push drug pricing plan MORE's presidential campaign; Lara Trump
Fox News “Sunday Morning Futures” — Director of National Intelligence John RatcliffeJohn Lee RatcliffeSunday shows preview: Senate votes to raise debt ceiling; Facebook whistleblower blasts company during testimony Biden, Trump battle over who's to blame for Afghanistan Sunday shows preview: US grapples with rising COVID-19 cases MORE; Sen. John KennedyJohn Neely KennedyMORE (R-La.); Richard GrenellRichard GrenellBiden names nominee for US ambassador to Germany Grenell still interested in California recall bid Cleveland businessman jumps into Ohio Senate race: Trump 'victories' need to be protected MORE, former acting Director of National Security; Kimberly Klacik, Maryland Republican Congressional Candidate
“America This Week With Eric Bolling” — Meadows; Eric TrumpEric TrumpMary Trump calls Donald Trump Jr. her 'stupidest' relative Eric Trump lawyer in New York attorney general's fraud case quits Eric Trump to speak at conference led by prominent anti-vaxxers MORE, EVP Trump Org; McDaniel; Patricia and Mark McCloskey; Rudy GiulianiRudy GiulianiJan. 6 panel seeks interviews with Trump DHS officials Wolf, Cuccinelli: CNN Press: No excuse for Garland to not prosecute Bannon Lev Parnas found guilty of breaking campaign finance laws MORE, Trump’s personal attorney; former Rep. Joe WalshJoe WalshThe Memo: Never Trumpers sink into gloom as Gonzalez bows out The Memo: 'Hillbilly Elegy' author binds himself to Trump after past criticism Joe Walsh says radio show canceled due to Trump criticism MORE, (R-IL); Katelyn Caralle, Daily Mail