Weekend TV

“Power and Politics”

Former Republican Acting Gov. Donald DiFrancesco and former Democratic U.S. Sen. Robert Torricelli gab about the governor’s race; Assemblyman Jay Webber (R-Morris Plains) talks about his upcoming job as GOP State Chairman; and Assemblyman and former gubernatorial candidate Rick Merkt (R-Mendham) discusses the book he’s writing about Trenton politics, tentatively titled “A House Divided.” Hosted by Laura Jones and Jim McQueeney.

Airs: Saturday and Sunday at 10am and 3pm on News 12 New Jersey

“On the Record”

Michael Aron talks about the gubernatorial race with four analysts: Republicans Rick Mroz and Alan Steinberg, and Democrats Jamie Fox and Mike Murphy.

Airs: Sunday at 9am and 11am, Monday at 6:30am on NJN

“Reporters Roundtable”

Michael Aron hosts The Philadelphia Inquirer’s Cynthia Burton, The Record’s Charles Stile, The Star-Ledger’s Josh Margolin and me, Matt Friedman. We’ll talk about the race for governor, Chris Christie’s pick of Webber for Republican State Chairman, and the budget.

Airs: Tonight at 7, Sunday at 10am on NJN

“New Jersey Now”

Assemblywoman Nancy Munoz (R-Summit) talks about the legacy of her late husband, former Assemblyman Eric Munoz, and carrying it on by taking his seat; The Sierra Club’s Jeff Tittell and Thomas Gilmore of NJ Keep it Green discuss a bill that would create a ballot question to approve $600 million in open space funding; Financial Analyst Cid Wilson and Project 21’s Deneen Borelli debate General Motors’ bankruptcy.

Airs: Sunday at 12pm on My9

“Inside Trenton”

Democratic Lobbyists Harold Hodes and Republican lobbyist Roger Bodman – partners in Public Strategies Impact, L.L.C. — analyze the gubernatorial race with hosts Steve Adubato and Rafael Pi Roman.

Airs: Saturday at 8:30am on Thirteen/WNET, Sunday at 7:30am on NJN.


*Bonus – U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone (D-Long Branch) will talk health care on Fox News Sunday at 1:45pm.

Weekend TV