Friday, April 20, 2018
TV and Media

Your guide to Sunday's political TV shows

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and current Florida U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio top the list of guests for today's political TV shows, many of which are airing from Tampa to preview the Republican National Convention. Here's a guide:

Fox, Fox News Sunday, 9 a.m., WTVT-Ch. 13

Host Chris Wallace appears in Tampa with interviews recorded in advance with Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann Romney.

NBC, Meet the Press, 9 a.m., WFLA-Ch. 8

Host David Gregory welcomes Bush, right, 2008 presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. John McCain, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer, Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Republican strategist Mike Murphy and NBC News political director and chief White House correspondent Chuck Todd.

ABC, This Week, 9 a.m., WFTS-Ch. 28

George Stephanopoulos interviews Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell.

CNN, State of the Union, 10 a.m. and noon

Host Candy Crowley presents Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus, Texas U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.

CBS, Face the Nation, 10 a.m., WTSP-Ch. 10

Host Bob Schieffer will interview Rubio, right, Priebus, U.S. Rep Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour and a reporter's roundtable featuring Dan Balz of the Washington Post, Rich Lowry of National Review Online, Fox News contributor Peggy Noonan, CBS News contributor John Dickerson and CBS This Morning co-host Norah O'Donnell.

CNN, Reliable Sources, 11 a.m.

Host Howard Kurtz presents Roger Simon from POLITICO, Lynn Sweet of the Chicago Sun-Times, CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer, Nia-Malika Henderson of the Washington Post, Keli Goff of TheRoot.com, Hugh Hewitt of the Hugh Hewitt Show and Eric Deggans of the Tampa Bay Times.

Bay News 9, Political Connections, 11 a.m.

Hosts Al Ruechel and Adam C. Smith preview the Republican National Convention.

Eric Deggans, Times TV/media critic

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