UPDATED: The George Zimmerman verdict will continue to be a topic for Sunday morning chat shows this weekend. Dr. Ben Carson, the conservative author, and Rep. Donna Edwards, D-Md., discuss Zimmerman's acquittal and Florida's stand your ground law on "Fox News Sunday."
The program airs at 10 a.m. on WOFL-Channel 35. Kevyn Orr, emergency manager for Detroit, talks about the city's filing for bankruptcy. The panel will be Bill Kristol, Kirsten Powers of The Daily Beast, former Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., and former Sen. Evan Bayh, D-Ind. The Power Player featured will be Mark Leibovich, author of "This Town."
CNN's "State of the Union" turns to a segment billed as "Race and Racism in the Wake of Trayvon Martin." Discussing President Barack Obama's remarks about Trayvon will be Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La., and Rep. Xavier Becerra, D-Calif. The panelists will be Charles Blow of The New York Times; Chrystal Wright, editor and publisher of The Conservative Black Chick; Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund; and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, co-host of CNN's upcoming "Crossfire." The program starts at 9 a.m. and noon. Another guest will be Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz.
Also Sunday morning:
House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, will be a guest on CBS' "Face the Nation" at 10:30 a.m. on WKMG-Channel 6. Gov. Rick Snyder, R-Mich., will discuss Detroit's decision to declare for bankruptcy. Panelists be Gwen Ifill of "PBS NewsHour," David Ignatius of The Washington Post, Susan Page of USA Today, Michael Scherer of Time, CBS' John Dickerson and Gerald Seib of The Wall Street Journal.
NBC's "Meet the Press" talks to Gov. Snyder about Detroit at 9 a.m. on WESH-Channel 2. A panel on race features Marc Morial, president of the National Urban League; Rep. Marcia Fudge, D-Ohio; PBS host Tavis Smiley, Charles Ogletree of Harvard Law School; and Michael Steele, an MSNBC political analyst. Another panel brings together former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, D-Mich.; David Brooks of The New York Times; and NBC's Chuck Todd.
ABC's "This Week" welcomes Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and Mayor Dave Bing, D-Detroit, at 11 a.m. on WFTV-Channel 9. The panel will be ABC's Pierre Thomas, Matthew Dowd, Cokie Roberts and Jonathan Karl; former Obama green jobs adviser Van Jones, who will co-host CNN's "Crossfire"; and former Bush White House press secretary Dana Perino, co-host of "The Five" on Fox News Channel. The Sunday Spotlight focuses on Piper Kerman, author of "Orange Is the New Black."