What to Watch This Week: January 22-28, 2017

Various politicians and Trump Administration officials will be appearing on TV throughout the week. Also, the DNC leadership candidates will be taking part in their second forum. And political drama Scandal is back! Read on for all the details on what you should watch from January 22-28.

Sunday, January 22, 2017:
Face the Nation (CBS)
Guests include Trump Counselor Kellyanne Conway, and Senators Bernie Sanders and Lindsey Graham. Check your local listings for time.

FOX News Sunday with Chris Wallace (FOX News)
Guests include Trump Chief of Staff Reince Priebus and Senator Mitch McConnell. Check your local listings for time.

Meet the Press (NBC)
Guests include Trump Counselor Kellyanne Conway and Senator Chuck Schumer. Check your local listings for time.

State of the Union (CNN)
Guests include Senator Chuck Schumer; Representatives Devin Nunes, Marsha Blackburn and Mia Love; and former Obama Senior Adviser David Axelrod. Check your local listings for time.

Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo (FOX News)
Guests include Trump Senior Adviser Anthony Scaramucci. Check your local listings for time.

This Week with George Stephanopoulos (ABC)
Guests include Trump Counselor Kellyanne Conway, and Senators John McCain and Chuck Schumer. Check your local listings for time.

Monday, January 23, 2017:
DNC Chair Candidates Forum (7-9pm ET/4-6pm PT)
The candidates for DNC Chair will take part in this forum, with a focus on race and voters of color, moderated by Joy-Ann Reid. To find out more and to register for the livestream, click here.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017:
Today (7-9am, NBC)
Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates will be interviewed about his new book, A Passion for Leadership.

The View (11am-12pm ET/10-11am PT, ABC)
Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power will be interviewed.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017:
President Trump: The First Interview (10-11pm, ABC)
ABC News anchor David Muir will speak with Donald Trump in his first interview since being sworn in as President. Portions of the interview from this special will also air during World News Tonight and Nightline the day before and Good Morning America the morning of. You can read the press release here.

Thursday, January 26, 2017:
Scandal Season 6 Premiere (9-10pm, ABC)
After many months off the air, ABC’s Scandal is back! If you’re a fan of political dramas, then most likely you can’t wait to tune in. According to ABC, “The election results for the presidential race between Mellie Grant and Francisco Vargas are announced, and the shocking results lead to an explosive outcome.”

Friday, January 27, 2017:
The View (11am-12pm ET/10-11am PT, ABC)
Trump Administration staff member Omarosa Manigault will be interviewed.

Saturday, January 28, 2017:
DNC Future Forum #2 (10am ET/7am PT)
Leading up to the election of new leadership at the DNC, candidates are taking part in forums, the second of which takes place this Saturday. You can watch a live stream here.

More shows and events will be added as necessary. If there’s anything you think we should add (either this week or for a future date), let us know!

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