via press release:
CBS NEWS' "FACE THE NATION" BEATS ABC IN HOUSEHOLDS AND VIEWERS ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 1
"Face the Nation" Up in Households and Viewers Year-to-Year
CBS News' FACE THE NATION beat ABC in households and viewers. The CBS broadcast posted a 1.7/05 with 2.38m viewers, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Sunday, August 1.
Compared to the same day last year, FACE THE NATION was up +6% in households (from 1.6/05) and up +3% in viewers (from 2.31m).
On the broadcast, guest host Harry Smith interviewed Admiral Mike Mullen; Senator Jon Kyl, R-Arizona; Richard Haass, Council on Foreign Relations; and Thomas Saenz, Mexican American Legal Defense & Educational Fund.
FACE THE NATION is broadcast Sundays (10:30-11:00 AM, ET; check local listings) on the CBS Television Network. Carin Pratt is the Executive Producer.