CBS's FACE THE NATION is #1 Sunday Morning Public Affairs Program on 11/12
CBS News' FACE THE NATION was the #1 Sunday morning public affairs program in viewers on Nov. 12, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings. FACE THE NATION delivered 3.63 million viewers and 0.7/04 in adults 25-54. (FACE THE NATION's second half-hour was broadcast contiguously across 59.8% of the CBS affiliates.)FACE THE NATION is the #1 Sunday morning public affairs program in viewers television year-to-date, according to Nielsen most current ratings. Television year-to-date, FACE THE NATION is averaging 3.55 million viewers and 0.7/03 in adults 25-54. The Nov. 12 broadcast opened with an update on President Trump's trip to Asia from CBS News White House and senior foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Brennan, followed by interviews with Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT). The political roundtable featured Jeffrey Goldberg, editor in chief of The Atlantic; The Washington Post and CBS News contributor Ed O'Keefe; and Cook Political Report's Amy Walter. Next, Dickerson interviewed Treasury Sec. Steven Mnuchin, followed by a discussion with Trump voters in Manchester, N.H. Mary Hager is the executive producer of the Emmy Award-winning FACE THE NATION, one of the longest-running news programs in the history of television.