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Face the Nation on the Radio

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Margaret Brennan asks the biggest guests the smartest questions. Hear official Washington on the firing line, on your schedule.

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Face the Nation on the Radio 11/22

November 22, 2020 18:57 - 46 minutes - 42.3 MB

The CDC is warning people to stay home this Thanksgiving, as Coronavirus cases skyrocket across the country. We hear from Dr. Anthony Fauci about the latest numbers, and a possible vaccine. Plus -- interviews with former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb, CVS Pharmacy CEO, Larry Merlo, President-elect Joe Biden's senior advisor, Symone Sanders, and Former United States National Security Advisor, H.R McMaster. Stay tuned for more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 11/15

November 15, 2020 16:12 - 49 minutes - 45.5 MB

This weekend, we are proud to present a special program in place of Face the Nation. The television version of the broadcast is preempted by the coverage of The Masters. CBS News Chief Washington Correspondent Major Garrett goes behind the scenes with a look at CBS News' coverage of four days in November that shaped history. Your listeners will hear from the people at CBS News who brought you Election 2020 coverage from Tuesday through Saturday. Plus: post-election discussions with...

Face the Nation on the Radio 11.8.2020

November 08, 2020 18:32 - 46 minutes - 42.2 MB

Former Vice President Joe Biden is projected to be the 46th President of the United States. We get reactions from both sides of the aisle, and the White House -- as President Trump refuses to concede. Plus -- we'll get the latest on the coronavirus. A discussion of these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 11/1

November 01, 2020 18:07 - 45 minutes - 42 MB

Election Night 2020 is just 48 hours away -- as coronavirus cases continue to rise across the country. We'll hear from former DHS Chair Jeh Johnson, former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, GOP Chair Ronna McDaniel, and Florida Rep. Val Demings. Plus -- Moderator Margaret Brennan talks to CBS News' election night team ahead of the historic election. All that and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 10/25

October 25, 2020 16:40 - 46 minutes - 42.8 MB

The countdown to Election Day has reached single digits. With days to go, new details of interference and record coronavirus cases are emerging. Moderator Margaret Brennan will have these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 10/18

October 18, 2020 16:55 - 47 minutes - 43.3 MB

Battle in the battleground states. President Trump and Joe Biden campaign as Election Day get closer and closer -- and COVID-19 cases get higher and higher. Moderator Margaret Brennan will have these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 10.11.2020

October 11, 2020 17:09 - 46 minutes - 42.6 MB

Countdown to Election Day and concerns about voting in a pandemic. We'll have the latest coronavirus numbers with former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb and the latest polls for CBS Elections and Surveys Director Anthony Salvanto. Plus -- an exclusive interview with Regeneron's CEO, Leonard Schleifer. about President Trump's coronavirus treatment. All this and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 10/4

October 04, 2020 17:02 - 47 minutes - 43.6 MB

President Trump tests positive for COVID-19. We'll have a new CBS News Battleground Tracker Poll AND talk to voters about how the most recent news will impact the election. Plus interviews with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, LabCorps. CEO Adam Schechter, former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, and National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 9.27.2020

September 27, 2020 16:52 - 47 minutes - 43.4 MB

On Saturday, President Donald Trump announced that he will nominate Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, to fill the vacant seat left by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. We'll get reactions from Former White House Counsel Don McGahn, Senator Chris Coons (D-DE), and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows. Former United States Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson weighs in on election security and the ongoing controversy surrounding the death of  Breonna Taylor. We'll get...

Face the Nation on the Radio 9.20.2020

September 20, 2020 18:12 - 47 minutes - 43.2 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," we look back on the life and legacy of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday at the age of 87. We'll discuss what the vacancy means for the upcoming election. We'll hear from Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) for reactions from both sides of the aisle, AND former President Bill Clinton. Plus -- we'll have the latest coronavirus numbers with former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, and discuss ensuring voter...

Face the Nation on the Radio 9.13.2020

September 13, 2020 18:50 - 47 minutes - 43.2 MB

We are 50 days away from the 2020 President Election, but a bombshell book shakes up things at the White House. Meanwhile, the race to find a vaccine for the coronavirus continues. Plus -- what's next for the airline industry. These stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 9.6.2020

September 06, 2020 17:00 - 47 minutes - 43.1 MB

A Labor Day Weekend warning from Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, to avoid a surge in coronavirus cases. What does the latest jobs report mean for a debilitated economy? Can the U.S. workforce ever fully recover? Allianz Chief Economic Adviser Mohamed El-Erian weighs in. Plus -- a new CBS News Battleground Tracker Poll with CBS News Elections and Surveys Director Anthony Salvanto. John Dickerson moderates this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 8.30.2020

August 30, 2020 17:23 - 47 minutes - 43.1 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation" race and culture conflicts. Jacob Blake's family attorney Ben Crump weighs in on what's next. This week, athletes took to the courts and fields in a public show against racial injustice -- which has prompted conversation about race and sports with CBS News Sportscaster James Brown. We'll have the latest on the coronavirus with Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, and Acting DHS Secretary Chad Wolf on what's being done following Hurricane Laura...

Face the Nation on the Radio 8.23.2020

August 23, 2020 17:28 - 47 minutes - 43.4 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," looking back on the historic Democratic National Convention. Former FBI Director James Comey expresses concerns over election security. Plus, the latest coronavirus numbers with former FDA Commissioner Dr. Sott Gottlieb. And -- on a less political note -- the National Zoo has added a new baby panda to their family.

Face the Nation on the Radio 8.16.2020

August 16, 2020 16:59 - 46 minutes - 42.8 MB

The CDC warns of "worst fall" ever in public health as schools struggle to reopen safely. We'll have the latest coronavirus numbers from former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb. White House Senior Advisor Jared Kushner weighs in on the mounting concerns over mail-In ballots. We have a new CBS News Battleground Tracker Poll with CBS News Elections and Surveys Director Anthony Salvanto. And this week marks the 100th anniversary of women obtaining the right to vote. An analysi...

Face the Nation on the Radio 8.9.2020

August 09, 2020 17:29 - 46 minutes - 42.8 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," President Trump's National Security Advisory Robert O'Brien sits down for his first interview since recovering from COVID-19. . Former FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb discusses some of the emerging hot spots of the coronavirus and the push to reopen schools. We'll have interviews with Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas, Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont, and Chicago's Federal Reserve Chairman Charles Evans. Plus -- a new CBS News Battleground Tracker...

Face the Nation on the Radio 8.2.2020

August 02, 2020 16:52 - 47 minutes - 43.3 MB

Negotiation breakdown at the White House. Chief of Staff Mark Meadows weighs in on the coronavirus relief stalemate. Dr. Scott Gottlieb has the latest on the virus vaccine and hot spots. Plus -- a new CBS News Battleground Tracker Poll with Elections & Surveys Director Anthony Salvanto. John Dickerson guest hosts this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 7.26.2020

July 26, 2020 17:24 - 39 minutes - 36.5 MB

As lawmakers negotiate a deal to provide relief to Americans, what needs to happen next from Congress in the fight against coronavirus impact on the U.S. economy? For answers we turn to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Senator Ted Cruz discusses the need for a recovery bill that gets the economy back on its feet and helps the American people safely return to work. Surgeon General Jerome Adams, provides the first concrete piece of advice for parents in deciding when it's safe to send...

Face the Nation on the Radio 7.19.2020

July 19, 2020 16:52 - 46 minutes - 42.9 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," we'll get the latest coronavirus numbers -- as well as discuss school in the age of the a pandemic. Plus, we reflect of the life and legacy of Rep. John Lewis, who died this week at the age of 80.

Face the Nation on the Radio 7.12.2020

July 12, 2020 16:42 - 47 minutes - 43.4 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation" we'll have the latest coronavirus numbers and how they impacts school and childcare. President Trump pardons longtime friend Roger Stone. Plus -- a look at the polls -- 114 days before the election.

Face the Nation on the Radio 7.5.2020

July 05, 2020 17:12 - 46 minutes - 43 MB

America celebrates July 4th weekend, as coronavirus cases continue to rise across the country. We'll hear from the major's of the state's with the most recent spikes. Moderator Margaret Brennan will have these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation"

Face the Nation on the Radio 6.28.2020

June 28, 2020 17:10 - 47 minutes - 43.5 MB

As coronavirus cases increase in a number of states, we hear from Vice President Mike Pence on what the White House do now. Guest Moderator John Dickerson has this story and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 6.21.2020

June 21, 2020 16:52 - 47 minutes - 43.2 MB

There's turmoil across the nation as the coronavirus spikes. Meanwhile, conflicts at President Trump's rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma as racially fuel protests continue following the death of George Floyd and other victims of police brutality. Stay tuned for these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 6.14.2020

June 14, 2020 16:49 - 47 minutes - 43.3 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," calls for police reform, as protests continue over police brutality and racism across the country. Plus -- could we see a second wave of the coronavirus? Stay tuned!

Face the Nation on the Radio 6.7.2020

June 07, 2020 17:41 - 47 minutes - 43.2 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," exclusive interviews with Attorney General William Barr and former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice about race in America. We'll have the latest on the response to George Floyd's death. Plus -- a look at the latest coronavirus numbers, as protests continue and states begin to reopen.

Face the Nation on the Radio 5.31.2020

May 31, 2020 19:31 - 46 minutes - 42.8 MB

States across the country are once again protesting police brutality, after George Floyd, an African American man was killed at the hands of a white Minnesota police officer. Meanwhile, the number of coronavirus related deaths exceeds 100-thousand. An analysis of these stories and more on "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 5.24.2020

May 24, 2020 18:45 - 47 minutes - 43.1 MB

The country continues to grapple with coronavirus pandemic. As of Sunday morning, 96-thousand Americans have died, 1.6 million have been infected, and 40-million file for unemployment in just two months. And as a second COVID-19 wave threatens the U.S, what’s the right strategy for a safe reopening? Find out on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 5.17.2020

May 17, 2020 18:24 - 46 minutes - 42.9 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," relief and hope for struggling Americans living through the coronavirus pandemic. What can lawmakers do to get the country back on track? Moderator Margaret Brennan talks to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Dr. Scott Gottlieb and more. Stay tuned!

Face the Nation on the Radio 5.10.2020

May 10, 2020 18:15 - 47 minutes - 43.4 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," historic job losses from the coronavirus . We'll discuss what the Trump administration is doing to help children who are going hungry during the pandemic, as a result of school closures. And moderator Margaret Brennan honors all the mothers who have taken on new roles this Mother's Day.

Face the Nation on the Radio 5.3.2020

May 03, 2020 17:18 - 46 minutes - 42.3 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," a new drug could help combat the coronavirus. We'll look at the present state of the economy, and find out if it's safe to fly, as the airline industry continues to suffer from the pandemic. 

Face the Nation on the Radio 4.26.2020

April 26, 2020 17:57 - 46 minutes - 42.9 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," the continued economic fallout from the coronavirus. Plus -- how are states finding a balance between health and the economy? Stay tuned!

Face the Nation on the Radio 4.19.2020

April 19, 2020 17:21 - 47 minutes - 43.2 MB

States have begun plans to reopen, but which ones can start safely? Plus, the coronavirus’ crushing impact on small businesses. Stay tuned for all that and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 4.12.2020

April 12, 2020 18:28 - 46 minutes - 42.9 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," the coronavirus financial fallout and the staggering impact on America's economy. Plus, is the U.S. response to the pandemic working? Stay tuned!

Face the Nation on the Radio 4.5.2020

April 05, 2020 17:54 - 46 minutes - 42.9 MB

As the coronavirus pandemic spikes, what practices you should be taking? Plus, with staggering job losses how soon is recovery possible? All this and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 3.29

March 29, 2020 18:13 - 47 minutes - 43.4 MB

Coronavirus fears surge as U.S. cases skyrocket. Plus, when will Americans see economic relief amid the pandemic? We learn more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio, March 22, 2020

March 22, 2020 18:02 - 46 minutes - 42.9 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," we talk to experts in the field of medicine, finance, and more, as the coronavirus continues to spread.

Face the Nation on the Radio 3.15.2020

March 15, 2020 17:29 - 47 minutes - 43.5 MB

This week's "Face the Nation is dedicated to coronavirus education. We get the facts from the nation's top experts and we will answer your most pressing questions on the pandemic.

Face the Nation on the Radio 3.8.2020

March 08, 2020 17:44 - 47 minutes - 43.4 MB

Is America prepared for a coast-to-coast coronavirus outbreak? The latest on the Trump administration's response. Plus, as the epidemic spreads what's next for the stock market? An analysis of these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 3.1.2020

March 01, 2020 17:42 - 46 minutes - 42.9 MB

The first U.S death from the coronavirus has been reported in Washington state -- as the Trump administration continues to take action against the growing epidemic. Meanwhile, the U.S has signed a peace deal with the Taliban, aiming to end the war in Afghanistan. Plus -- former Vice President Joe Biden wins the South Carolina Primary. An analysis of these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 2.23.2020

February 23, 2020 18:05 - 46 minutes - 43 MB

The Democratic campaign gets heated, as Senator Bernie Sanders declares victory in the Nevada Caucus. Speaking with moderator Margaret Brennan, former Vice President Joe Biden says he is confident about his chances in the South Carolina primary. Plus, how big of a threat is Russian interference in the 2020 presidential election? Find out on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 2.9.2020

February 09, 2020 19:46 - 46 minutes - 42.5 MB

After chaotic caucuses in Iowa, will the Democratic party be able to pull it together before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary? Moderator Margaret Brennan talks to top tier contenders, Bernie Sanders and Pete Butteieg for the latest from the campaign trail. Plus, a discussion with Cui Tiankai, Chinese Ambassador to the U.S, about the growing concerns over the coronavirus. An analysis of these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 2/2

February 02, 2020 19:35 - 47 minutes - 43.2 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," we find out the White House's plan to combat the coronavirus. We'll hear from Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg ahead of Monday's Iowa Caucus. Plus, what's next for President Donald Trump following the impeachment trial, and his run for re-election AFTER being impeached.

Face the Nation on the Radio 1/26

January 26, 2020 18:19 - 46 minutes - 43 MB

On this week's "Face the Nation," an analysis of the first week of the Senate impeachment trial. We'll discuss the global concerns of the coronavirus outbreak. And just one week before the Iowa Caucus, we'll look at the latest CBS News Battleground Tracker Poll.

Face the Nation on the Radio 1/19

January 19, 2020 19:32 - 46 minutes - 42.6 MB

The impeachment probe into President Donald Trump enters its next phase -- as the stage is set for a partisan battle in the Senate. An analysis of what's to come on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 1/12

January 12, 2020 19:16 - 46 minutes - 42.8 MB

Following the air strike in Iran that killed General Qassem Soleimani, and the unintentional downing of a Ukrainian plane, tensions continue to rise in Iran. Plus -- we get insight from Capitol Hill on checking President Trump's war powers. An analysis of these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 1/5

January 05, 2020 19:22 - 46 minutes - 42.8 MB

Tensions are escalating between the United States in Iran following last week's air strike that killed the country's top general Qasem Soleimani. U.S forces are sending more troops to the area, as activists in the U.S protest a possible war with Iran. Meanwhile, the 2020 race to the White House continues with a new front runner. We'll have an analysis of these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 12/29

December 29, 2019 19:11 - 46 minutes - 43 MB

On the final "Face the Nation" of 2019, we look back on the top political stories of the year. We'll also discuss the role of prayer in politics. Plus an interview with first daughter and President Trump's daughter, Ivanka Trump. And moderator Margaret Brennan talks to the CBS News correspondents panel about 2020 politics.

Face the Nation on the Radio 12/22

December 22, 2019 19:31 - 46 minutes - 43 MB

Earlier this week, Donald Trump became the third U.S president in history to be impeached by the House of Representatives. So what's next? An analysis of what's to come on this week's "Face the Nation."

Face the Nation on the Radio 12/15

December 15, 2019 20:07 - 46 minutes - 42.9 MB

After nearly a month of hearings and contentious debate, the Democratic-led House Judiciary Committee moved to approve articles of impeachment of President Trump. The full House of Representatives will move to vote on the articles -- abuse of power and obstruction of Congress -- sometime next week. Meanwhile, a tentative deal has been reached on the United States, Mexico, and Canada (USMCA) trade agreement. Plus -- we'll have the latest CBS News Battleground Tracker Poll. An analysi...

Face the Nation on the Radio 12/8

December 08, 2019 20:03 - 46 minutes - 42.7 MB

Another week of the open impeachment hearings begin tomorrow. An embarrassing moment at the NATO summit has President Trump on the defensive against Canadian ally Justin Trudeau. Plus, could there be new tensions between the U.S and North Korea? An analysis of these stories and more on this week's "Face the Nation."