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07.13.2021

CBS NEWS’ “FACE THE NATION” IS #1 IN VIEWERS ON SUNDAY, JULY 11

"FACE THE NATION” IS THE MOST-WATCHED SUNDAY MORNING PUBLIC AFFAIRS SHOW FOR 29 WEEKS THIS SEASON

 

CBS News’ FACE THE NATION was the #1 show in total viewers on Sunday, July 11, according to Nielsen live-plus-same-day ratings. FACE THE NATION delivered 2.6 million viewers, and in adults 25-54, the demographic most important to those who advertise in news, FACE THE NATION delivered 405,000 viewers. This Sunday was FACE THE NATION’s 29th week in the top spot with viewers this season.

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 Chief Medical Adviser to President Biden and Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci, former FDA commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb, former Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson and United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby. Watch Sunday’s 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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Hugo Rojo, CBS News Communications

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