About the CBS News Program

January 2016

FACE THE NATION

FACE THE NATION has been on the air and on the CBS Television Network for more than 61 years and is the #1 Sunday morning public affairs program.

ON AIR: Sundays (10:30 AM, ET)

FORMAT: In this interview and discussion broadcast, with the topics determined by news events of the week, John Dickerson interviews principal newsmaker guests. Also featured is a roundtable discussion and a weekly segment, “John Dickerson’s Field Notes.” The program broadcasts from Washington, D.C., where Dickerson has been a reporter for almost 20 years covering the White House, Congress and politics.

DEBUT DATE:  Nov. 7, 1954

 MODERATOR: John Dickerson

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Mary Hager

SENIOR PRODUCER: Jill Jackson

ASSOCIATE PRODUCERS:  Louise Dufresne and Jake Miller

DIRECTOR: Brian Nalesnik 

Photos:       http://www.cbspressexpress.com/cbs-news/ 

Website:     www.facethenation.com 

Facebook:   http://www.facebook.com/FaceTheNation 

Twitter:       http://twitter.com/FaceTheNation 

                  http://twitter.com/jdickerson

Google+:    http://bit.ly/HYHb5G  

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Press Contact:  Jackie Berkowitz  202-457-1574  berkowitzj@cbsnews.com 

Press:

Jackie Berkowitz
202-457-1574
BerkowitzJ@cbsnews.com