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07.20.2021

CBS NEWS’ “FACE THE NATION” IS #1 IN VIEWERS ON SUNDAY, JULY 18

"FACE THE NATION” IS THE MOST-WATCHED SUNDAY MORNING PUBLIC AFFAIRS SHOW FOR 30 WEEKS THIS SEASON

 

CBS News’ FACE THE NATION was the #1 show in total viewers on Sunday, July 18, according to Nielsen live-plus-same-day ratings. FACE THE NATION delivered three million viewers, and in adults 25-54, the demographic most important to those who advertise in news, FACE THE NATION delivered 497,000 viewers. This Sunday was FACE THE NATION’s 30th week in the top spot with viewers this season.

FACE THE NATION ranks #1 among total viewers season-to-date.

Sunday’s FACE THE NATION broadcast featured John Dickerson’s interviews with Mayor of Springfield, MO Ken McClure, former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb, former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Michael Mullen, former CISA director Chris Krebs and Executive Director and Founder of the Center for Election Innovation & Research David Becker. The broadcast also featured reporting from Mark Strassmann and insight from CBS News business analyst Jill Schlesinger. 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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