"Face the Nation" transcripts 2018

"Face the Nation" is broadcast live every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time, following "CBS Sunday Morning."

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September

September 23, 2018 | Guests included Amb. Nikki Haley, Rep. Trey Gowdy, Rep. Anna Eshoo, Theresa May, Anthony Salvanto, Ed O'Keefe, Dan Balz, Seung Min Kim, Reihan Salam and Amy Walter

September 16, 2018 | Guests included Jeff Glor, Mark Strassmann, Brock Long, Sen. Thom Tillis, Sen. Lindsey Graham, Susan Page, Jamelle Bouie, Jeffrey Goldberg, Ramesh Ponnuru and Major Garrett

September 9, 2018 | Guests included Vice President Mike Pence, Sen. Mark Warner, Tom Perez, Ronna McDaniel, Rachael Bade, Mark Leibovich, David Nakamura and Amy Walter

September 2, 2018 | Guests included Gov. John Kasich, John Kerry, Kelsey Snell, Edward Wong, Margaret Talev and Salena Zito

August

August 19, 2018 | Guests included Leon Panetta, Rep. Kristi Noem, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Jennifer Wexton, Anthony Salvanto, Leslie Sanchez, Amy Walter and Ed O'Keefe

August 12, 2018 | Guests included Sen. Tim Kaine, Sen. Tim Scott, Mayor Nikuyah Walker, DeRay Mckesson, Jon Meacham, Jamelle Bouie and Christian Picciolini

August 5, 2018 | Guests included Kellyanne Conway, Rep. Adam Schiff, Arne Duncan, Mark Landler, Paula Reid, Leslie Sanchez and Seung Min Kim

July

July 29, 2018 | Guests included Rudy Giuliani, Larry Kudlow, Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, Sen. Ron Johnson, Anthony Salvanto, Salena Zito, Shannon Pettypiece, Ed O'Keefe and Anne Gearan

July 22, 2018 | Guests included Sen. Lindsey Graham, Sen. Marco Rubio, John Kerry, Sen. Bernie Sanders, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Jeffrey Goldberg, Susan Glasser, Ramesh Ponnuru, Susan Page and Ed O'Keefe

July 15, 2018 | Guests included President Donald Trump, Rep. Trey Gowdy, Sen. John Cornyn, Rep. Joe Crowley, Norah O'Donnell, Jeff Glor, Amb. Victoria Nuland, Thomas Donilon, Rachael Bade, Jerry Seib, Ben Domenech, David Nakamura.

July 8, 2018 | Guests included Amb. Kay Bailey Hutchison, Sen. Joni Ernst, Sen. Christopher Coons, Ben Tracy, Jeff Pegues, Mark Landler, Kelsey Snell, Reihan Salam and Toluse Olorunnipa

July 1, 2018 | Guests included John Bolton, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Sen. Pat Toomey, Roberta Jacobson, Seung Min Kim, Jan Crawford, Jamelle Bouie, Ramesh Ponnuru and Mark Salter

June

June 24, 2018 | Guests included Sen. Bob Corker, Rep. Jim Jordan, Rep. Elijah Cummings, Anthony Salvanto, Ed O'Keefe, Leslie Sanchez, Shannon Pettypiece, Paula Reid, and Holly Williams

June 17, 2018 | Guests included Rudy Giuliani, Sen. Susan Collins, Rep. Steve Scalise, Rep. Cedric Richmond, Jeffrey Goldberg, Eliana Johnson, Ben Domenech, Rachael Bade, and David Sanger

June 10, 2018 | Guests included Jeff Glor, Ben Tracy, Amb. Susan Rice, Larry Kudlow, Sen. Edward Markey, Molly Ball, Salena Zito, Evan Osnos, Seung Min Kim, and Kenneth Starr

June 3, 2018 | Guests included Gov. John Kasich, Rep. Will Hurd, Fmr. Amb. Robert Gallucci, Dr. Jung Pak, Anthony Salvanto, David Nakamura, Susan Page, Michael Crowley, and Ed O'Keefe

May

May 27, 2018 | Guests included Sen. Marco Rubio, James Clapper, Ben Tracy, Sue Mi Terry, Jean Lee, Ramesh Ponnuru, Susan Glasser, Mark Landler, and Paula Reid

May 20, 2018 | Guests included Omar Villafranca, Art Acevedo, Sen. Mark Warner, Larry Kudlow, Jon Meacham, Reihan Salam, Amy Walter, Anne Gearan, and Jamelle Bouie

May 13, 2018 | Guests included Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Sen. Lindsey Graham, former Defense Secretary and CIA Director Robert Gates, Elizabeth Palmer, Holly Williams, Seth Doane, Dan Balz, Salena Zito, Jeffrey Goldberg, and Seung Min Kim

May 6, 2018 | Guests included Kellyanne Conway, Michael Avenatti, Jonathan Turley, Ben Domenech, Shawna Thomas, Ed O'Keefe, Nancy Youssef, Sir Kim Darroch, and Gen. Michael Hayden

April

April 29, 2018 | Guests included Amb. John Bolton, Rep. Trey Gowdy, Jeh Johnson, Susan Page, Jamelle Bouie, Jonah Goldberg, David Nakamura, Ben Tracy, and Ian Bremmer

April 22, 2018 | Guests included Sen. Tom Cotton, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, 'CBS This Morning' co-anchor John Dickerson, Mark Landler, Rachael Bade, and Mike Allen

April 15, 2018 | Guests included Seth Doane, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, Sen. Tim Kaine, Paula Reid, Molly Ball, Ben Domenech, Ed O'Keefe, Margaret Talev, Retired Navy Admiral James Winnefeld, and Ambassador James Jeffrey

April 8, 2018 | Guests included Holly Williams, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Sen. Ben Cardin, Sen. John Kennedy, Nicholas Thompson, Ramesh Ponnuru, Julie Pace, Jeffrey Goldberg, and Toluse Olorunnipa

April 1, 2018 | Guests included Sen. Tim Scott, Rep. Trey Gowdy, Sen. Bernie Sanders, Michael Crowley, David Frum, David Nakamura, Shawna Thomas, and Filippo Grandi

March

March 25, 2018 | Guests included Sen. Mark Warner, Sen. Joni Ernst, Jaclyn Corin, Ryan Deitsch, Emma González, Cameron Kasky, Delaney Tarr, Kyle Kashuv, Jamelle Bouie, Anne Gearan, Michael Gerson, and Zeke Miller

March 18, 2018 | Guests included Sen. Rand Paul, Sen. Angus King, Sen. Bob Corker, Elizabeth Palmer, White House Legislative Director Marc Short, South Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-Wha, Dan Balz, Susan Davis, and Mark Landler

March 11, 2018 | Guests included CIA Director Mike Pompeo, Sen. Cory Gardner, Holly Williams, Mike Morell, Jung Pak, David Sanger, Michael Gerson, Molly Ball, Susan Glasser, and Shannon Pettypiece

March 4, 2018 | Guests included Sen. Lindsey Graham, Sen. Joe Manchin, Peter Navarro, Andrew Pollack, Susan Page, Jeffrey Goldberg, Margaret Talev, Ed O'Keefe, and Seth Doane

February  

February 25, 2018 | Guests included Rep. Brian Mast, Rep. Ted Deutch, Gov. Asa Hutchinson, Austin Eubanks, Andy Parker, Orlando Police Chief John Mina, Michele Gay, Nicole Hockley, Amb. Frederic Hof, Shawna Thomas, Reihan Salam, David Nakamura, and Rachael Bade

February 18, 2018 | Guests included Rep. Trey Gowdy, Sen. Chris Coons, Sen. Tim Scott, Sen. Jeff Flake, Rep. Charlie Dent, Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Rep. Ed Royce, John Podesta, and Florida school shooting survivors

February 11, 2018 | Guests included Mick Mulvaney, Sen. Rand Paul, Rep. Adam Schiff, Rep. Mark Meadows, Peter Beinart, Susan Davis, Susan Glasser, Ramesh Ponnuru, and Joseph A. Califano, Jr.

February 4, 2018 | Guests included Kris Van Cleave, Trey Gowdy, Michael Morell, Victoria Nuland, Fran Townsend, Molly Ball, Jamelle Bouie, Ben Domenech, Julie Pace, and Steve Coll

January

January 28, 2018 | Guests included Susan Collins, Bernie Sanders, Tammy Duckworth, Marc Short, Pete Aguilar, Will Hurd, Rachael Bade, Dan Balz, Jennifer Jacobs, and Ed O'Keefe

January 21, 2018 | Guests included Paul Ryan, Mick Mulvaney, Dick Durbin, Ruth Marcus, Jeffrey Goldbery, Ben Domenech and Ed O'Keefe

January 14, 2018 | Guests included Tom Cotton, Joe Manchin, Cory Gardner, Anthony Salvanto, Susan Page, Jonah Goldberg, Jamelle Bouie and Amy Walter

January 7, 2018 | Guests included Mike Pompeo, Rand Paul, Tom Donilon, Michael Morell, Mike Allen, Molly Ball, Ramesh Ponnuru and Haley Barbour