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The Talk Shows

Sunday, April 17, 2005; Page A04

Guests to be interviewed today on major television talk shows:

FOX NEWS SUNDAY (WTTG), 9 a.m.: Sens. Richard G. Lugar (R-Ind.) and Joseph R. Biden Jr. (D-Del.) and Reps. Steny H. Hoyer (D-Md.) and Roy Blunt (R-Mo.).


Friday's Question:
It was not until the early 20th century that the Senate enacted rules allowing members to end filibusters and unlimited debate. How many votes were required to invoke cloture when the Senate first adopted the rule in 1917?

THIS WEEK (ABC, WJLA), 9 a.m.: Sens. Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Trent Lott (R-Miss.) and California first lady Maria Shriver.

FACE THE NATION (CBS, WUSA), 10:30 a.m.: Reps. David Dreier (R-Calif.) and Charles B. Rangel (D-N.Y.).

MEET THE PRESS (NBC, WRC), 10:30 a.m.: Reps. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) and Blunt.

LATE EDITION (CNN), noon: Sens. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.) and Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.); former Senate majority leader Robert J. Dole (R-Kan.); former secretary of state Henry A. Kissinger; former national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski; the Rev. David O'Connell, president of Catholic University of America; Chester Gillis, chairman of the theology department at Georgetown University, and former Vatican diplomat John-Peter Pham.

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