Wednesday, June 20, 2018
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 — Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H.; Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif.

Ch. 28, 9 a.m.: This Week — Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn.; ex-NBA star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; former Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Pa.

CNN, 9 a.m.: State of the Union — Sens. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va.; Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y.

Ch. 8, 10 a.m.: Meet the Press — Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas; Kevin Johnson, mayor of Sacramento, Calif., and former NBA star; Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah.

Ch. 10, 10:30 a.m.: Face the Nation — Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.; Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti; Richard Williams, father of tennis players Serena and Venus Williams.

Bay News 9, 11 a.m.: Political Connections — A recap of the 2014 Florida legislative session.

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