Sunday, December 17, 2017
News Roundup

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

News shows

Here is a listing of today's television news shows.

Ch. 13, 9 a.m.: Fox News Sunday — Dan Pfeiffer, adviser to President Barack Obama; former Rep. Asa Hutchinson, R-Ark., who directed a National Rifle Association-sponsored study on ways to improve school safety.

Ch. 28, 9 a.m.: This Week — Pfeiffer.

CNN, 9 a.m.: State of the Union — Gov. Dannel Malloy, D-Conn.; Jon Huntsman, a former U.S. ambassador to China and Utah governor; Reps. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., and Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Miami.

Ch. 8, 10 a.m.: Meet the Press — Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.; Bill Richardson, a former U.N. ambassador and New Mexico governor; Michele Flournoy, a former undersecretary of defense for policy.

Ch. 10, 10:30 a.m.: Face the Nation — Sens. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and John McCain, R-Ariz.; former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.

Bay News 9, 11 a.m.: Political Connections — Pinellas County Commissioner Ken Welch and Clearwater Mayor George Cretekos.

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