The Sunday Morning Talk Shows – preview
For Sunday, August 21, 2008
FOX News Sunday (FNS): Host Chris Wallace talks to surrogates: Jon Kyl for McCain and Chuckie Schumer for Obama. Then he talks to Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson.
This Week (ABC): Host George Stephanopoulos talks to Paulson, House Republican Leader John Boehner, and one of those in government most responsible for the Dodd-gate financial crisis, Senate Banking Committee Chairman Chris Dodd, a Connecticut Dem.
Meet the Press (NBC): Moderator Tom Brokaw talks to Paulson and NYC’s indie Mayor Mike Bloomberg.
Face the Nation (CBS): Host Bob Schieffer talks to Paulson; another of this in government most response for the Frank-gate financial crisis, House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank, a Massachusetts Dem; and Alabama Republican Senator Richard Shelby.
Late Edition (CNN): Host Wolf Blitzer talks to McCain economic advisor Douglas Holtz-Eakin, a bunch of political strategists, and his usual cast of thousands.
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It’s all about a financial crisis on the road to the White House, a mess at the circus. These things happen, I suppose, and we’ll hear the requisite yammering. I’m especially looking forward to hearing from Barney Frank and Chris Dodd. I’ll have the report tomorrow.