Sunday show roundup: ‘Enemy combatant’ or not?

The Sunday morning news shows were dominated by discussion about the Boston Marathon bombings, and the latest developments involving one of the suspects, who was taken into custody Friday.

While some Republican lawmakers have called for the surviving suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, to be held as an "enemy combatant," some Democratic lawmakers pushed back against the idea Sunday. Lawmakers also grappled with the question of whether and how the bombings should affect the immigration reform debate on Capitol Hill.

Read all about it over on Post Politics:

Boston mayor: Information suggests bombing suspects ‘acted alone’

Graham: Boston Marathon bombings ought to prompt swifter action on immigration reform

Feinstein: Don’t treat Boston Marathon bombing suspect as enemy combatant

Sean Sullivan has covered national politics for The Washington Post since 2012.
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