‘Face the Nation’ Solidly in Second on Sunday Morning

By Chris Ariens 

With the rotating moderator situation at ABC’s “This Week,” the show continues to trail #1 “Meet the Press” and #2 “Face the Nation.” Last Sunday, NBC’s “Meet the Press” eeked out a win against CBS’s “Face the Nation” by less than 150,000 viewers. The shows tied in younger viewers. And for the seventh time in the last eight weeks, “Face The Nation” topped “This Week.”

Network Program Total Viewers A25-54
NBC “Meet the Press” 3.51M 1.05M
CBS “Face the Nation” 3.36M 1.05M
ABC “This Week” 2.38M 709K
FOX “Fox News Sunday” 1.19M 386K