Sunday News Show Preview – May 1
If it’s Sunday … and the first day of May … you might be in front of your television catching up on state political issues on the morning shows.
Here’s what’s on tap this week.
Pennsylvania Newsmakers, WTAJ 10, Altoona, 6:30 a.m.; WBRE 28, Wilkes-Barre, 6:30 a.m.; FOX 24, Erie, 10 a.m.; WGAL 8, Lancaster, 11:30 a.m.; WPHL 17, Philadelphia, 2 p.m.
Host: Terry Madonna
Guests: Jan Murphy, Harrisburg Patriot-News and PennLive, and Marc Levy, Associated Press, who discuss the nationally watched and hugely important Pennsylvania Senate and Governor’s primary elections; and Wilfred Muskens, International Business Advisor for the Marquis Group, provides an analysis of Pennsylvania trade and energy given the war in Ukraine as well as immigration into the state.
Face The State, CBS 21, Harrisburg, 8:30 a.m.
Host: Joel D. Smith
Guests: Conor Lamb, Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate, and Charlie Gerow, Republican candidate for governor.
Also available online at CBS21.com the same day
This Week in Pennsylvania, ABC 27, Harrisburg, 10 a.m.
Host: James Crummel
Guests: Republican candidate for governor Lou Barletta.
Inside Story, WPVI 6, Philadelphia, 11:30 a.m.
Host: Matt O’Donnell
Guests: Al Schmidt, president and CEO of the non-partisan government watchdog “Committee of Seventy,” outlines plans for this 100-year-old institution to encourage citizens to stay engaged in the political process and ask for more transparency in local government. Also a former member of the Philadelphia election board.