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Sunday shows preview: Trump COVID-19 diagnosis rocks Washington, 2020 election

Sunday shows preview: Trump COVID-19 diagnosis rocks Washington, 2020 election
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President TrumpDonald TrumpMore than two-thirds of Americans approve of Biden's coronavirus response: poll Sarah Huckabee Sanders to run for governor Mexico's president tests positive for COVID-19 MORE’s coronavirus diagnosis and questions surrounding its potential impact on the 2020 election are expected to dominate this weekend’s Sunday talk shows. 

The president remains at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center after his hospitalization Friday. The president was hospitalized less than 24 hours after the announcement that he and first lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpScorned and mistreated, Melania Trump deserved much better from the media The Hill's Morning Report - Biden takes office, calls for end to 'uncivil war' K Street navigates virtual inauguration week MORE had contracted the virus. 

White House physician Sean Conley said at a press conference early in the afternoon Saturday that Trump was doing “very well,” while also avoiding some questions about the president's diagnosis. 

A source familiar with the president’s health told reporters that the president’s vitals over the past 24 hours were “very concerning” and described the next 48 hours as “critical in terms of his care.” 

Conley also raised new questions when he said that the president was “72 hours” into his diagnosis. However, the White House reported Trump’s positive test in the early hours of Friday morning, which was less than 48 hours ago.

Several top Republican officials in Trump’s orbit have also tested positive for the virus, including senior White House adviser Hope HicksHope HicksTrump selects Hicks, Bondi, Grenell and other allies for positions Trump lawyer Jenna Ellis tests positive for coronavirus Women set to take key roles in Biden administration MORE and former special assistant to the president Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayGeorge Conway: Trump's 'influence will wane as he fades into history as a pariah' Pence's relationship with Trump fractures in final days Kellyanne Conway condemns violence, supports Trump in statement on Capitol riots MORE. Republican Sens. Mike LeeMichael (Mike) Shumway LeeOvernight Defense: Austin takes helm at Pentagon | COVID-19 briefing part of Day 1 agenda | Outrage over images of National Guard troops in parking garage Austin sworn in as nation's first Black Pentagon chief The Hill's 12:30 Report: Next steps in the Trump impeachment MORE (Utah), Thom TillisThomas (Thom) Roland TillisSenators introduce bill to award Officer Goodman the Congressional Gold Medal Schumer becomes new Senate majority leader Democrats see Georgia as model for success across South MORE (N.C.) and Ron JohnsonRonald (Ron) Harold JohnsonGOP senators call for commission to investigate Capitol attack Wisconsin Democrats make ad buy calling on Johnson to resign Efforts to secure elections likely to gain ground in Democrat-controlled Congress MORE (Wis.) have also tested positive for the disease. Johnson was the latest GOP senator to do so.  

Trump’s campaign manager Bill StepienBill StepienTrump's refusal to concede sows confusion among staff Biden to campaign in Georgia for Democrats in Senate runoffs Trump campaign, RNC announce 0 million post-election fundraising haul MORE was diagnosed with coronavirus on Saturday after traveling with the president to Tuesday’s debate. 

Democratic nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenFive examples of media's sycophancy for Biden on inauguration week Drastic measures for drastic times — caregiver need mobile health apps Boycott sham impeachment MORE announced Friday that he and his wife Jill Biden had tested negative, adding that he wished the president and first lady a speedy recovery. Biden had appeared in his first presidential debate with Trump on Tuesday, although the two stood several feet apart throughout the evening and did not shake hands. 

Biden's campaign adviser Symone SandersSymone SandersRecord number of women to serve in Biden Cabinet Kayleigh McEnany leaves letters for incoming Biden press officials Kamala Harris's inauguration is historic milestone MORE is scheduled to make an appearance on CNN’s “State of the Union” on Sunday. 

The new diagnoses of top officials comes as the coronavirus continues to spread throughout the country, with more than 7.3 million confirmed cases and 208,118 recorded deaths as of Saturday. 

Tom Inglesby, director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, is set to appear on “Fox News Sunday.” In August, Inglesby raised questions on the progress of coronavirus vaccine testing, saying on NBC’s “Meet the Press” at the time that a 50 percent effective coronavirus vaccine would be “better than what we have now.” 

Trump’s diagnosis has also created more pressure on congressional leadership to pass a new coronavirus stimulus bill, with Trump tweeting Saturday afternoon, “OUR GREAT USA WANTS & NEEDS STIMULUS. WORK TOGETHER AND GET IT DONE. Thank you!”

Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiBiden attends first church service as president in DC, stops at local bagel shop More hands needed on the nuclear football Sunday shows preview: All eyes on Biden administration to tackle coronavirus MORE (D-Calif.) said on MSNBC on Friday that Trump’s positive test “kind of changes the dynamic because here they see the reality of what we have been saying all along: This is a vicious virus, and it spreads.” 

Pelosi is scheduled to appear on CBS’s “Face the Nation” Sunday. 

Below is the full list of guests who will appear on this weekend’s Sunday talk shows:

ABC’s “This Week” — To be announced.

NBC’s “Meet the Press” — To be announced.

CBS’s “Face the Nation” — Pelosi; Gov. Gretchen WhitmerGretchen WhitmerThe Hill's Morning Report - President Biden, Vice President Harris begin work today Michigan GOP pushes to replace member who voted to certify election results Is the spread of misinformation MLK's dream? MORE, (D-Mich.); former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb; Adam H. Schechter, president and CEO LabCorp.

CNN’s “State of the Union” — Sanders; Whitmer; Richard Gates, deputy chairman of Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign.

“Fox News Sunday” — Inglesby. 

Fox News’s “Sunday Morning Futures” — Sen. Tom CottonTom Bryant CottonGOP senator: Impeachment a 'moot point' after Trump's exit Sunday shows preview: All eyes on Biden administration to tackle coronavirus Senate approves waiver for Biden's Pentagon nominee MORE (R-Ariz.), Senate Armed Services Committee, Senate Intelligence Committee; Ric Grenell, former acting Director of National Intelligence; Rep. Devin NunesDevin Gerald NunesUndoing Trump will take more than executive orders GOP operative installed as NSA top lawyer placed on administrative leave: reports Pelosi raises alarm after Trump loyalist installed as top NSA lawyer MORE (R-Calif.), ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee. 

"America This Week” with Eric Bolling — Megyn Kelly; Peter Navarro, an adviser to the president on U.S. trade; Rep. Kevin McCarthyKevin McCarthyBiden attends first church service as president in DC, stops at local bagel shop House GOP leader says he has 'concerns' over Cheney's impeachment vote McCarthy says he told Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene he disagreed with her impeachment articles against Biden MORE (R-Calif.); Carrie Severino, president of the Judicial Crisis Network; Corey LewandowskiCorey LewandowskiSunday shows preview: Riots roil Washington as calls for Trump's removal grow Trump's refusal to concede sows confusion among staff Trump selects Hicks, Bondi, Grenell and other allies for positions MORE, former Trump campaign manager; David Bossie, president and chairman of Citizens United.