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Sunday Talk Shows (11/20/11): Meet the Press, This Week, GPS, Face the Nation and more

Think tankers on the Sunday talk shows (full line-up below):

CNN’s State of the Union with Candy Crowley:Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA); Condoleezza Rice, senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and former Secretary of State

Ideas in Action with Jim Glassman: Ambassador Teresita Schaffer, senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South Asia; Shuja Nawaz, the Atlantic Council; Reza Jan, American Enterprise Institute

And the full line-up:

NBC’s Meet the Press: Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ); Sen. John Kerry (D-MA); Dee Dee Myers, Democratic strategist; Mike Murphy, Republican strategist; Eugene Robinson, Washington Post; Ed Gillespie, former chair of the Republican National Committee

CBS’ Face the Nation: Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA); Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV); Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX)

ABC’s This Week: Rahm Emanuel, Mayor of Chicago; Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL); Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE); Matthew Dowd, ABC News; Paul Krugman, The New York Times; Peggy Noonan, The Wall Street Journal; George Will, ABC News

Fox News Sunday: Rep. Jeb Hensarling, (R-TX) Texas; Rep. Xavier Becerra, (D-CA); Mark Zandi, Moody’s Analytics; Brit Hume, Fox News; A.B. Stoddard, The Hill; Bill Kristol, The Weekly Standard and Fox News; Juan Williams, Fox News; Sandy Lerner, Ayrshire Farm

CNN’s GPS with Fareed Zakaria: Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak; Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, New York University; former British Foreign Minister David Miliband; the Martin Wolf, Financial Times; Bronwen Maddox, Prospect Magazine

CNN’s Reliable Sources with Howard Kurtz: Marisa Guthrie, Hollywood Reporter; Eric Deggans, St. Petersburg Times; David Zurawik, Baltimore Sun; Sarah Ganim, Harrisburg Patriot-News; Nia-Malika Henderson, The Washington Post; Robert Costa, National Journal; David Shuster, Current TV

NBC’s The Chris Matthews Show:Dan Rather, HDNet; Helene Cooper, The New York Times; John Heilemann, New York Magazine; Lizzie O’Leary, Bloomberg

Washington Week with Gwen Ifill and National Journal: Major Garrett, National Journal; Jeanne Cummings, Bloomberg News; Deborah Solomon, The Wall Street Journal; Joan Biskupic, USA Today

Bloomberg’s Political Capital with Al Hunt: Supercommittee member Rep. Jim Clyburn(D-SC) and Republican Study Commitee Chairman Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH).

Washington Watch with Roland Martin: Rep. Steve King (R-IA) and former NBC star Isaiah Thomas

Allen McDuffee writes about politics and policy and covered think tanks for The Washington Post from 2011 to 2013. He freelances and hosts a podcast at and is currently working on a book about the influence of think tanks in Washington.


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