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House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) , surrounded by reporters, unexpectedly dropped his bid to be House Speaker. (NYT) House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) , surrounded by reporters, unexpectedly dropped his bid to be House Speaker. (NYT)

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) , surrounded by reporters, unexpectedly dropped his bid to be House Speaker. (NYT)

Jon Greenberg
By Jon Greenberg October 9, 2015

Every Friday, PunditFact gives you the first look at guests on the Sunday news shows. On Sunday, we see if what they said is true. You can read how they fared here or weekly in the Daily Beast.

CBS Face the Nation (Click to see when it's on in your area)

Big guests: Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ben Carson.

High on the agenda: Presidential politics.

The pundit panel: Ben Domenech, Robert Costa, Ruth Marcus and Ron Fournier.

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CNN State of the Union (9 a.m. EST)

Big guests: Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, Reps. Tom Cole, R-Okla., and Raul Labrador, R-Idaho.

High on the agenda: 2016 politics and Republicans search for a new House Speaker.

The pundit panel: Donna Brazile, Doug Heye, Peggy Lee and Ken Cuccinelli.

NBC Meet the Press 

Big guests: Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and Reps. Charlie Dent, R-Pa., and Dave Brat, R-Va.

High on the agenda: Presidential politics and the search for a new House Speaker.

The pundit panel: Hugh Hewitt, Nathan Gonzalez, Kathleen Parker and Eugene Robinson.

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Fox News Sunday (Click to see when it's on in your area)

Big guest: Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich and Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio.

High on the agenda: The Republican search for a new House Speaker.

The pundit panel: George Will, Susan Page, Karl Rove and Juan Williams.

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ABC This Week (Click to see when it's on in your area)

Big guests: Rep. Jason Chaffetz,R-Utah, and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal.

High on the agenda: Presidential politics and the search for a new House Speaker. 

The pundit panel: Reihan Salam, LZ Granderson, Cokie Roberts and Mark Halperin.

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