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06.08.2021

“FACE THE NATION” IS #1 IN VIEWERS ON SUNDAY, JUNE 6, ITS 26TH WEEK IN THE TOP SPOT THIS SEASON

"FACE THE NATION” IS #1 IN VIEWERS ON SUNDAY, JUNE 6, ITS 26TH WEEK IN THE TOP SPOT THIS SEASON

 

CBS News’ FACE THE NATION was the #1 show in total viewers on Sunday, June 6, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings. FACE THE NATION delivered 2.7 million viewers, and in adults 25-54, the demographic most important to those who advertise in news, FACE THE NATION delivered 452,000 viewers. This Sunday was FACE THE NATION’s 26th week at the #1 rank this season among total viewers.

FACE THE NATION ranks #1 among total viewers season-to-date, with more growth than its closest competitor, NBC.

Sunday’s FACE THE NATION broadcast featured John Dickerson’s interviews with Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV), former FDA commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb and Bank of America Chairman & CEO Brian Moynihan. The broadcast also featured a reporter’s notebook from CBS News senior White House and political correspondent Ed O’Keefe on location in Guatemala ahead of Vice President Kamala Harris’ historic first international trip that featured his interview with Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei. Watch the broadcast here or listen to it as a podcast here.

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.

Get more FACE THE NATION online at CBSNews.com and follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube. Get the FACE THE NATION newsletter delivered every Sunday to your inbox here. On the go? Listen to FACING FORWARD WITH MARGARET BRENNAN on any podcast platform and to FACE THE NATION episodes on CBS News Radio stations or any podcast platform as well.

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