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May 12

  • Secretary of State Antony Blinken 
  • Sen. Tom Cotton, Republican of Arkansas 
  • Rep. Chris Van Hollen, Democrat of Maryland 

May 5

  • South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem, a Republican
  • Sen. John Fetterman, Democrat of Pennsylvania
  • Rep. Ro Khanna, Democrat of California
  • Queen Rania al Abdullah of Jordan

April 28

  • Hanna Siegel, sister of Keith Siegel, who is being held hostage by Hamas
  • Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky 
  • Rep. Summer Lee, Democrat of Pennsylvania
  • University of Chicago political science professor Robert Pape
  • Catherine Russell, UNICEF executive director 

April 21

  • Sen. Mark Warner, Democrat of Virginia and Senate Intelligence Committee chairman
  • Sen. Dan Sullivan, Republican of Alaska  
  • House Appropriations Committee chair Rep. Tom Cole, Republican of Oklahoma
  • Author David Sanger
  • Pennsylvania Gov. Josh Shapiro, a Democrat  

April 14

  • John Kirby, National Security Council coordinator of strategic communications
  • House Foreign Affairs Committee chair Rep. Michael McCaul, Republican of Texas  
  • Sen. Mark Kelly, Democrat of Arizona 
  • Ret. Gen. Frank McKenzie, former commander of U.S. Central Command  
  • Samantha Vinograd, CBS News national security contributor and former Homeland Security official
  • Kristalina Georgieva, International Monetary Fund director  

April 7

  • John Kirby, National Security Council spokesperson  
  • Sen. Chris Van Hollen, Democrat of Maryland  
  • Democratic Maryland Gov. Wes Moore
  • Rep. French Hill, Republican of Arkansas  
  •  Avril Benoit, Doctors Without Borders executive director, and Janti Soeripto, Save the Children president  

March 31

  • Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg
  • Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott
  • House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Mike Turner 
  • World Food Programme executive director Cindy McCain
  •  Archbishop of Washington, Wilton Cardinal Gregory, and the Episcopal Bishop of Washington, the Ret. Reverend Mariann Budde  

March 24:

  • House Foreign Affairs Committee chair Rep. Michael McCaul, Republican of Texas
  • Former House Speaker Kevin McCarthy 
  • CBS News chief election and campaign correspondent Robert Costa
  • Sen. Raphael Warnock, Democrat of Georgia

March 17:

  • Former Vice President Mike Pence 
  • Sen. Chris Van Hollen, Democrat of Maryland 
  • Reps. Raja Krishnamoorthi, Democrat of Illinois, and Mike Gallagher, Republican of Wisconsin
  • Kara Swisher, author of "Burn Book"
  • UNICEF executive director Catherine Russell

March 10:

  • Sen. Bernie Sanders, Independent of Vermont
  • House Minority Leader Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, Democrat of New York
  • Sens. Mark Warner, Democrat of Virginia, and Marco Rubio, Republican of Florida
  • IBM vice chairman Gary Cohn   

March 3

  • Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas  
  • House Intelligence Committee chair Rep. Mike Turner  
  • Rep. Ro Khanna, Democrat of California  
  • Sen. Dan Sullivan, Republican of Alaska  
  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms director Steven Dettelbach   

Feb. 25

  • Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel 
  • U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, Democat of Michigan
  • U.S. Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick, Republican of Pennsylvania, and Jared Golden, Democrat of Maine
  • Oksana Markarova, Ukrainian ambassador to the U.S.   
  • Fiona Hill, former White House Russia expert  

Feb. 18:

  • GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina
  • GOP Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina
  • CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman
  • Democratic Rep. Jim Clyburn of South Carolina
  • Historian Douglas Brinkley and reporter and author Amie Parnes

Feb. 11:

  • 2024 Republican presidential hopeful Nikki Haley, former U.S. ambassador to the U.N.
  • Former White House counsel Bob Bauer, President Biden's personal attorney 
  • Sen. Chris Murphy, Democrat of Connecticut
  • CIA deputy director and CBS News senior national security contributor Michael Morell and Samantha Vinograd, former top counterterrorism official at the Department of Homeland Security, 
  • CBS News election law contributor David Becker, the founder of the Center for Election Innovation and Research
  • James Brown, host of NFL Today and CBS News special correspondent 

Feb. 4:

  • Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, independent of Arizona 
  • National security adviser Jake Sullivan 
  • House Intelligence Committee chair Rep. Mike Turner, Republican of Ohio, and Rep. Jim Himes, Democrat of Connecticut
  • Retired Gen. Frank McKenzie, former head of U.S. Central Command

Jan. 28

  • Sen. James Lankford, Republican of Oklahoma
  • Sen. Tim Kaine, Democrat of Virginia
  • Shawn Fain, president of the United Auto Workers
  • Amos Hochstein, White House envoy and top energy adviser to President Biden
  • Janti Soeripto, CEO of Save the Children

Jan. 21

  • 2024 Republican hopeful Nikki Haley, former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. 
  • Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, a Democrat
  • Arkansas Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders, a Republican 
  • CBS News political correspondent Caitlin Huey-Burns and CBS News chief elections and campaign correspondent Robert Costa

Jan. 14

  • CBS News director of elections and surveys Anthony Salvanto
  • Ed O'Keefe, Robert Costa, Major Garrett and Cook Political Report editor Amy Walter
  • New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu, a Republican
  • Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, a Democrat
  • 2024 Republican presidential candidate former Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson
  • National Security Council spokesman John Kirby 

Jan. 7

  • House Speaker Mike Johnson, Republican of Louisiana
  • Former Rep. Liz Cheney
  • 2024 GOP hopeful Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis 
  • Sen. Chris Van Hollen, Democrat of Maryland
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