Guests and Topics for April 24 & 25

News doesn’t stop on the weekends and neither does “FOX & Friends.”

So start the weekend in the know with hosts Juliet Huddy, Mike Jerrick and Julian Phillips.

Saturday

The latest Fox News Opinion Dynamics poll shows President Bush and John Kerry neck and neck in the race for the White House. Why is the contest still so close? Are the candidates having trouble connecting with potential voters? We’ll get the long and short of it from Fox News contributors Ellen Ratner, Radio News bureau, and Jim Pinkerton, columnist for Newsday.

He gave up a career in the NFL to join the U.S. Army. Pat Tillman (searchdied a true American hero fighting in Afghanistan. How's the sports world reacting to the loss? We’ll ask Robert Becker, columnist for Foxsports.com.

Plus, we’ll remember Tillman’s sacrifice with Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz.

And, what inspired Tillman to walk away from a life of comfort and defend our freedom? We’ll ask Chad Hennings, former Dallas Cowboy and former Air Force pilot in the Gulf War.

Did the United Nations get kick backs from Iraq's Oil-for-Food program? We’ll ask the man who is leading the House of Representatives’ own investigation, Rep. Christopher Shays, R-Conn., chairman of the Subcommittee on National Security.

Interest rates are creeping up. But should consumers be concerned? Tom Adkins, founder of Commonconservative.com, offers insight.

The date is set and the plans are a work in progress. What will it take for a successful turnover of power in Iraq on June 30? Retired U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Bill Cowan, Fox News military analyst, joins the debate.

Security concerns and continuing violence are complicating the rebuilding of Iraq. Where do we go from here to make sure the mission is a success? Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., offers insight.

What's it like going from working for a brutal dictator like Saddam to working toward democracy as an Iraqi policeman? We’ll get firsthand experience from Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Mich.

Defending Michael Jackson: How do the pop star's lawyers plan on keeping the "Gloved One" out of jail? We’ll ask Debra Opri, criminal defense attorney to the stars.

Plus, we’ll be joined by singer/songwriter Carly Goodwin.

Sunday

We’ll hear from:

• Marty Strong, retired U.S. Navy SEAL
• Dr. Georgia Witkin, FNC contributor
• Pat Schaefer, Democratic strategist
• Kellyanne Conway, Republican pollster
• Bill Sullivan, former federal prosecutor
• Bobby "The Brain" Heenan, author of “Chair Shots and Other Obstacles”
• Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, former Jackson adviser

About the Show

This offbeat morning show features anchors E.D. Hill, Steve Doocy and Brian Kilmeade. They take a look at the day's news, sports and weather from a different perspective. It is an interactive show where you can call in to voice your opinion or have your e-mail read. Anything can happen and usually does!

Every day, syndicated radio host and FOX contributor Mancow joins the show with unique insights and commentary on the day's news events, bringing his own brand of offbeat and irreverent humor from his WKQX studio in Chicago.

Plus, now you can watch America's No. 1 cable news morning show seven days a week, as hosts Juliet Huddy, Julian Phillips and Mike Jerrick man the morning show ship on the weekends!

There's no telling what FOX & Friends will be cooking up outside our Manhattan studios on 6th Avenue. So, if you are in New York, drop by — the Morning Crew loves an audience! We are located at: 1211 Avenue of the Americas, between 47th and 48th streets.

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