"Face the Nation" #1 Sunday morning public affairs show in viewers for September 13

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    CBS NEWS' "FACE THE NATION" IS THE #1 SUNDAY MORNING PUBLIC AFFAIRS SHOW IN TOTAL VIEWERS ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

    "FACE THE NATION" IS UP +10% SEASON-TO-DATE YEAR-TO-YEAR IN VIEWERS, POSTING THE HIGHEST PERCENTAGE GAIN AMONG THE SUNDAY SHOWS

    CBS News' FACE THE NATION was the #1 Sunday morning public affairs show in viewers, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings on Sunday, September 13. FACE THE NATION scored 3.276 million viewers. In adults 25-54, the demographic most important to those who advertise in news, FACE THE NATION delivered 614,000 viewers. 

    FACE THE NATION was up the most (+18%) among the Sunday shows from the same week last year in total viewers and adults 25-54. FACE THE NATION saw its best delivery in six weeks on viewers and adults 25-54. 

    Television season-to-date, FACE THE NATION is up the most in viewers (+10%) and adults 25-54 (+4%) compared to last year.

    The September 13 broadcast featured moderator Margaret Brennan's interviews with Gov. Kate Brown (D-OR); chairman and CEO of Pfizer Dr. Albert Bourla; former FDA commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb; former principal deputy director of national intelligence Sue Gordon; and United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby. Brennan also discussed the latest results from the CBS News Battleground Tracker with elections and surveys director Anthony Salvanto. Watch Sunday's broadcast here

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