Want to know more about the woman who was the inspiration for Olivia Pope on "Scandal"? Crisis management expert Judy Smith will be a guest on ABC's "This Week" at 11 a.m. Sunday on WFTV-Channel 9.
The very businesslike Smith is quite different from the scandal-plagued Pope, and Smith can expand on that point. Smith is also a co-executive producer of the ABC drama.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will be appearing on "This Week," "Fox News Sunday," CNN's "State of the Union" and NBC's "Meet the Press."
Other "This Week" guests will be Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga. The panel will be George Will, Peggy Noonan of The Wall Street Journal, Katrina vanden Heuvel of The Nation and Steven Rattner, former lead auto adviser. The program will feature former Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., co-author of "Gridlock."
Elsewhere Sunday morning:
Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, visits "Fox News Sunday" at 10 a.m. on WOFL-Channel 35. The panel will be Brit Hume, Juan Williams, Nina Easton of Fortune magazine and Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report. The program will salute singer/songwriter Roberta Flack.
Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., talk to CNN's "State of the Union" at 9 a.m. and noon. A panel on politics brings together radio host Chris Plante, CNN's Paul Begala, CNN's Cornell Belcher and CNN's Ana Navarro.
Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich., discusses the NSA on NBC's "Meet the Press" at 9 a.m. on WESH-Channel 2. A panel on Washington brings together Maria Bartiromo of CNBC's "Closing Bell," GOP strategist Mike Murphy, former Obama adviser David Axelrod and Harold Ford, former Democratic congressman from Tennessee.
CBS' "Face the Nation" features Rep. Rogers of Michigan and Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo., at 10:30 a.m. on WKMG-Channel 6. The program offers a panel with Dee Dee Myers of Vanity Fair, David Gergen of Harvard University and Michael Gerson of The Washington Post. Discussing baseball's steroid problem will be Bob Nightengale of USA Today and Bill Rhoden of The New York Times. Seth Doane of CBS will have a rare report from North Korea on the 60th anniversary of the Korean War armistice.