Face the Nation

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CBS' venerable Sunday-morning newsmaker-interview show also aired in prime time in 1960 and '61. When the series premiered in 1954, the first guest was Sen. Joseph McCarthy.

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John Dickerson to Replace Bob Schieffer on Face the Nation

CBS News Political Director John Dickerson will replace Bob Schieffer as host of Face the Nation when Schieffer retires at the end of this summer, CBS announced Sunday. Face the Nation's Bob Schieffer is retiring Schieffer broke the news himself on S… Read more

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Bob Schieffer: War, Iraq, and the failure of politics
01:33 — "Face the Nation" host Bob Schieffer says we went to Iraq for the wrong reasons, and we left the wrong way -- but whatever history's judgment, those w (more…)
Three-month debt ceiling deal "a mandate," explains Scalise
01:22 — Republican Study Committee Chairman Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., explains why the three-month deal passed Wednesday isn't a "band-aid," but a mandate fo (more…)

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