via press release:
CBS NEWS’ “FACE THE NATION” BEATS ABC IN HOUSEHOLDS, VIEWERS AND ADULTS 25-54 ON SUNDAY, JAN. 2
CBS News’ FACE THE NATION beat ABC in households, viewers and adults 25-54, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Sunday, Jan. 2, 2011. FACE THE NATION posted a 2.0/05 with 2.89m viewers and 0.8/03 in adults 25-54. The broadcast has bested ABC in viewers 20 of the last 23 weeks.
On the broadcast, Guest Moderator Harry Smith interviewed Representative Michele Bachmann, R-Minn.; Representative Darrell Issa, R-Calif.; Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla.; Representative Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y.; and Representative-Elect Mike Kelly, R-Pa.
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.