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"Face the Nation" is the number one Sunday morning public affairs program. The broadcast is one of the longest-running news programs in the history of television, having premiered on CBS on Nov. 7, 1954.

John Dickerson is the host of "Face the Nation". He also serves as Political Director for CBS News and is a contributor to Slate magazine and its podcast The Political Gabfest.

Guests include government leaders, politicians, and international figures in the news. John Dickerson engages panelists in a lively roundtable discussion focusing on current topics.

"Face the Nation" airs Sunday mornings. (Check local listings for time in your area.)


Moderator: John Dickerson

Executive Producer: Mary Hager

Senior Producers: Ed Forgotson, Jill Jackson

Associate Producers: Louise Dufresne, Elizabeth Hinson, Jake Miller

Broadcast Associates: Cara Korte, Tim Perry, Khalea Ross Robinson

Director: Brian Nalesnik


Here's how to get in touch with "Face the Nation":

Face the Nation
2020 M Street NW
Washington, DC 20036

(202) 457-4481



(212) 975-6441 or send a written request to Recent transcripts are also available on our transcripts page. 

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