Guests on the Sunday political talk shows include Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) who will face off on the Benghazi attack and the role of UN Ambassador Susan Rice and discuss the ceasefire between Israel and Hamas. Candy Crowley will talk to a group of long-standing senators and congressmen who decided not to seek re-election in 2012 and authors of books about presidents discuss all things presidential on Face the Nation.
Full line-up below. What catches your eye?
•NBC’s Meet the Press: Ken Burns, documentary filmmaker; Carly Fiorina, vice chair of the National Republican Senatorial Committee; Al Sharpton, MSNBC; David Brooks, New York Times; Andrea Mitchell, NBC; Sen. Carl Levin (D-MI); Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY); Rep. Peter King (R-NY); David Cote, Honeywell
•CBS’ Face the Nation: Bob Woodward, Washington Post; Jon Meacham, Random House; Evan Thomas, Princeton University; Doris Kearns Goodwin, author
•ABC’s This Week: Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC); Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL); Ben Affleck, actor; Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA); Matthew Dowd, political consultant; Joe Klein, Time; Ruth Marcus, Washington Post; Peggy Noonan, Washington Post; David Sanger, New York Times
•Fox News Sunday: Sen. John McCain (R-AZ); Matthew Shay, National Retail Federation; John Sweeney, Fidelity Investments; Bill Kristol, Weekly Standard; Kristen Powers, Daily Beast; Liz Cheney, Keep America Safe; Juan Williams, Fox News
•CNN’s State of the Union with Candy Crowley: Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ); Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX); Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT); Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA)
•NBC’s The Chris Matthews Show: Sam Donaldson, ABC; Jodi Kantor, New York Times; Dan Rather, HDNet; Katty Kay, BBC