Face the Nation

  • 1954

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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Clip FTN Page 2: September 28
24 min
Clip What was President Obama's tipping point on ISIS?
11 min
Clip Bob Schieffer: Thank you, Derek Jeter
35 sec
Clip Is the Secret Service stretched too thin?
6 min 5 sec
Clip Will new grandma Hillary Clinton run for president in 2016?
69 sec
Clip White House touts "broad coalition" in anti-ISIS campaign
4 min 1 sec
Clip Tim Kaine: Congress should vote on ISIS mission
4 min 13 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, September 28
51 sec
Clip Iraqi Kurds welcome U.S. air strikes against ISIS
2 min 3 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer: "The war on terror is not over"
72 sec
Clip How effective has the U.S. campaign against ISIS been?
12 min
Clip Which nations will join U.S. in coalition against ISIS?
16 min
Clip FTN Page 2: September 21
23 min
Clip Will Ebola finally collide with modern medicine?
5 min 21 sec
Clip Long story short: Courage in D.C. is in short supply
86 sec
Clip Mike Rogers on action against ISIS: "Stop saying no, start saying yes"
6 min 28 sec
Clip House intelligence chair on W.H. Secret Service "upping their game"
69 sec
Clip Dianne Feinstein: NFL violence "has gone on too long"
118 sec
Clip Amb. Power: Other nations will join U.S. in airstrikes against ISIS
6 min 15 sec
Clip Ravens owner’s text messages to Ray Rice: What do they mean?
3 min 29 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, September 21
71 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: September 14
24 min
Clip What can the Roosevelts teach U.S. leaders today?
24 min
Clip White House: "No question" ISIS threatens U.S. security
4 min 16 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, September 14
60 sec
Clip Michael McCaul: "Unwise" to rule out ground troops against ISIS
4 min 13 sec
Clip British leaders vow justice after ISIS executes aid worker
92 sec
Clip John Kerry: U.S. won't "coordinate" anti-ISIS campaign with Syria
5 min 23 sec
Clip Kirsten Gillibrand: "I don't support" arming Syrian rebels to fight ISIS
57 sec
Clip Kirsten Gillibrand on domestic violence in the NFL, sexism in the workplace
3 min 56 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer on ISIS: "This evil must be eradicated"
93 sec
Clip September 7: Rubio, Kissinger, Ruppersberger
47 min
Clip FTN Page 2: September 7
23 min
Clip What should Obama say in his speech about ISIS?
17 min
Clip Battle for the Senate: Republicans keep their midterm edge
4 min 35 sec
Clip Marco Rubio: Obama's response to ISIS "presidential malpractice"
7 min 54 sec
Clip Marco Rubio: Obama's immigration delay "definitely politics"
2 min 41 sec
Clip Rep. Ruppersberger: Obama must speak more strongly against ISIS
5 min 0 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, September 7
75 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer: 9/11 "will never be forgotten"
109 sec
Clip Henry Kissinger discusses ISIS, Ukraine, and Russia
5 min 4 sec
Clip Face Flashback: Henry Kissinger on U.S. foreign policy in 1957
2 min 1 sec
Clip Is the threat from ISIS overhyped?
53 sec
Clip What should Obama’s strategy be for ISIS?
5 min 13 sec
Clip Is it too risky to bomb ISIS?
6 min 49 sec
Clip Democratic, Republican congressmen: Let Putin know there’s “a price to pay”
103 sec
Clip John McCain: “For God’s sake,” arm Ukrainians against Russian-backed separatists
2 min 25 sec
Clip John McCain: Obama either “in denial or overwhelmed” about ISIS threat
5 min 9 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, August 31
57 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: August 24
23 min
Clip Paul Ryan on the past and future of the Republican Party
5 min 12 sec
Clip Paul Ryan: Obama not doing enough to stop ISIS
86 sec
Clip Actor Gary Sinise champions disabled veterans' memorial
3 min 18 sec
Clip Protests in Ferguson, violence in Iraq: What can Obama do?
13 min
Clip Is Paul Ryan eyeing the presidency, or a legacy in Congress?
2 min 56 sec
Clip 6.0 magnitude earthquake strikes north of San Francisco
86 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, August 24
88 sec
Clip Kelly Ayotte: James Foley's murder clarifies threat posed by ISIS
5 min 16 sec
Clip Could ISIS become the greatest threat facing the U.S.?
6 min 1 sec
Clip Ferguson congressman "alarmed" by militarized police
3 min 34 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer: Bob McDonnell takes blame game to new low
93 sec
Clip Reports: California earthquake causes dozens of injuries
25 sec
Clip Obama needs to “step up” response to Ferguson shooting, says Michael Eric Dyson
79 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: August 17
23 min
Clip Will Rick Perry's indictment hurt him in 2016?
3 min 3 sec
Clip What does Michael Brown's shooting say about race in America?
13 min
Clip Remembering political trailblazer, CBS veteran Dotty Lynch
88 sec
Clip U.S. air campaign against ISIS in Iraq enters a new phase
6 min 0 sec
Clip Jay Nixon: Ferguson police tried to "tarnish" Michael Brown
5 min 27 sec
Clip Mike Rogers: Ferguson police deployed force "a little quickly"
87 sec
Clip NAACP president slams "character assassination" of Michael Brown
3 min 55 sec
Clip Aided by U.S. airstrikes, Kurdish forces push back on ISIS
2 min 6 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, August 17
59 sec
Clip More clashes between police, protesters in Ferguson, Missouri
93 sec
Clip Mike Rogers: "Real progress" in fight against ISIS in Iraq
6 min 51 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer: Hillary Clinton's criticism of Obama was no stumble
74 sec
Clip Commentary Rewind: Politics and poetry
91 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: August 10
23 min
Clip Bob Woodward, Carl Bernstein reflect on Watergate, 40 years later
13 min
Clip An inside look at Richard Nixon's resignation speech
3 min 37 sec
Clip Jack Reed: U.S. strikes "very effective" at degrading ISIS
5 min 35 sec
Clip What overcame Obama's reluctance to engage in Iraq?
5 min 47 sec
Clip Four more U.S. airstrikes hit ISIS near Erbil in Iraq
2 min 54 sec
Clip Fighting between Israel, Hamas rages on with no end in sight
2 min 52 sec
Clip Unpacking the legacy of Richard Nixon's presidency
106 sec
Clip 1,825 Ebola cases reported in four African countries
5 min 35 sec
Clip Former ambassador: Iraq would be "better" if U.S. hadn't left
3 min 5 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: August 3
24 min
Clip Michael Bloomberg: "Proportional" response not required of Israel
4 min 15 sec
Clip Valerie Jarrett, Michael Bloomberg on Africa's "enormous" potential
4 min 21 sec
Clip Senate report reignites CIA torture debate
8 min 47 sec
Clip New John Dean book reflects on Watergate, Richard Nixon
5 min 35 sec
Clip U.N. official: "Shock and disbelief" about attack on Gaza school
4 min 39 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, August 3
94 sec
Clip Another United Nations school hit by air strike in Gaza
2 min 57 sec
Clip Why Ebola is unlikely to spread in the United States
2 min 54 sec
Clip CDC director: "We can stop" Ebola outbreak
5 min 47 sec
Clip Saxby Chambliss: Senate's CIA torture report a "mistake"
5 min 31 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: July 27
23 min
Clip 2014 midterms: Where does the battle for the Senate stand?
9 min 5 sec
Clip Madeleine Albright: "To put it mildly, the world is a mess"
11 min
Clip John Kerry still pushing for Ukraine, Gaza cease-fires
3 min 24 sec
Clip Ukraine's foreign minister calls for "bilateral cease-fire"
4 min 43 sec
Clip Hamas leader: End Israel's occupation of Gaza
4 min 14 sec
Clip Benjamin Netanyahu slams Hamas for violating cease-fire
6 min 59 sec
Clip Mike Rogers: Gaza conflict "intertwined" with Iran, Syria
4 min 3 sec
Clip Fighting resumes in Gaza as cease-fire crumbles
78 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, July 27
50 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer: "In a world gone mad, what is to be learned?"
81 sec
Clip Commentary Rewind: Strange political dreams
85 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: July 20
24 min
Clip Where will the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 investigation lead?
16 min
Clip What's next for Israeli-Palestinian peace talks?
7 min 4 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer remembers Bob Pierpoint
48 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer: "The United States is a tough old bird"
89 sec
Clip Malaysia Airlines Flight 17: What if Russia was involved?
5 min 49 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, July 20
65 sec
Clip Conflict escalates between Israelis, Palestinians in Gaza Strip
78 sec
Clip Chaos at site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 wreck in Ukraine
90 sec
Clip Russia mostly silent on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
58 sec
Clip John Kerry: Israel "is responding to an intransigent Hamas"
2 min 8 sec
Clip John Kerry: Evidence links Russia to rebels who shot down plane
5 min 56 sec
Clip Peter King: Blame Russia for Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
3 min 19 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer: Think twice before you take that selfie
94 sec
Clip Rick Perry slams Rand Paul’s “isolationist policies” on Iraq
3 min 28 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: July 13
24 min
Clip Where do Israel and the Palestinians go from here?
11 min
Clip Palestinian ambassador: Root cause of violence is Israel's "occupation"
5 min 27 sec
Clip Israeli ambassador: Israel tries to minimize civilian deaths
4 min 53 sec
Clip Luis Gutierrez: Rick Perry wrong about Obama's border policies
4 min 48 sec
Clip New clashes between Israel, Palestinians: Is ground war next?
111 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, July 13
60 sec
Clip Rick Perry: Obama administration doesn't care about border security
6 min 56 sec
Clip Benjamin Netanyahu blames Hamas for Palestinian civilian deaths
8 min 33 sec
Clip Mystery writers discuss their favorite summer reads
20 min
Clip FTN Page 2: July 6
23 min
Clip Remembering Louis Zamperini: Olympic runner, soldier, hero
2 min 19 sec
Clip With undocumented kids at border, McCain, Graham push immigration reform
3 min 9 sec
Clip Dick Durbin: GOP has no room to criticize Obama on Iraq, immigration
4 min 39 sec
Clip ISIS releases new video as Iraq's sectarian violence continues
103 sec
Clip Teenagers' killings prompt more violence in Israel, Gaza Strip
117 sec
Clip John McCain, Lindsey Graham: Rethink Afghanistan in light of Iraq unrest
6 min 47 sec
Clip John McCain: Hillary Clinton's favorite Republican?
62 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer: July 4 is more than just America's birthday
110 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, July 6
85 sec
Clip Commentary Rewind: When church and state collide
87 sec
Clip Will Hillary Clinton's awkward answers about wealth hurt her?
6 min 8 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: June 29
24 min
Clip Michael McCaul: Iraqi PM Nouri al-Maliki "has to go"
100 sec
Clip Remembering the turning point in the fight for civil rights
2 min 25 sec
Clip Can Hillary Clinton and Obama still connect to everyday Americans?
14 min
Clip Solving the Rubik's cube of Iraq violence
11 min
Clip Michael McCaul: Send Benghazi suspect Khatallah to Guantanamo
5 min 16 sec
Clip John Barrasso: Iraq could break into three parts
4 min 22 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer: War, Iraq, and the failure of politics
93 sec
Clip Iraqi military's anti-ISIS offensive stalls in Tikrit
106 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, June 29
60 sec
Clip Joe Manchin: U.S. "military might" will not fix Iraq
5 min 11 sec
Clip Commentary Rewind: War is not an entertainment show
115 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: June 22
23 min
Clip Marco Rubio: Internal GOP debate a good thing
60 sec
Clip Former CIA chief: ISIS consolidating hold on western Iraq
12 min
Clip Can the U.S. rally Middle Eastern countries to halt Iraq violence?
11 min
Clip Obama: ISIS a "medium- and long-term" threat to U.S.
3 min 4 sec
Clip ISIS militants seize more territory in Iraq, take key border station
2 min 44 sec
Clip Barbara Boxer: The U.S. is never going back to Iraq
3 min 44 sec
Clip Marco Rubio: ISIS "more dangerous today than al Qaeda"
6 min 48 sec
Clip Mike Rogers: Terrorist safe haven being established in Iraq, Syria
4 min 42 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, June 22
59 sec
Clip In Egypt, John Kerry begins diplomatic push to stabilize Iraq
89 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: June 15
23 min
Clip Prop. 8 attorneys: Case "most satisfying" we've ever done
2 min 18 sec
Clip Reince Priebus: Despite Eric Cantor's loss, GOP not "divided at all"
6 min 44 sec
Clip Republicans in disarray after Eric Cantor's stunning defeat
8 min 31 sec
Clip Once foes, star attorneys join forces to fight for gay marriage
6 min 22 sec
Clip Congressional leaders and the curse of the "fearsome fours"
69 sec
Clip Who's behind the Islamist insurgency in Iraq?
3 min 43 sec
Clip Tom Donilon blames violence in Iraq on Prime Minister Nouri al Maliki
5 min 15 sec
Clip Iraq violence continues as suicide attack rocks Baghdad
3 min 46 sec
Clip Lindsey Graham: "Seeds of 9/11" being planted in Iraq, Syria
5 min 7 sec
Clip Islamic militants sweep through northern Iraq
99 sec
Clip Lindsey Graham: Eric Cantor lost due to shifting stance on immigration
2 min 53 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: June 8
23 min
Clip Tom Friedman: Obama changing climate change narrative
3 min 20 sec
Clip What does Hillary Clinton's memoir say about her 2016 plans?
11 min
Clip Has the U.S. overstated the danger from Guantanamo detainees?
9 min 10 sec
Clip Saxby Chambliss: Hard to "validate" reports Bowe Bergdahl was tortured
5 min 45 sec
Clip Dianne Feinstein: Bowe Bergdahl prisoner swap "mixed bag at best"
7 min 32 sec
Clip David Rohde: Reports of Bowe Bergdahl torture "very credible"
7 min 8 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, June 8
74 sec
Clip What Eisenhower and Hillary Clinton have in common
105 sec
Clip John McCain floats Tom Coburn as next VA secretary
2 min 45 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: June 1
23 min
Clip Did Obama break the law in negotiating Bowe Bergdahl's release?
14 min
Clip Bob Schieffer: Difficult questions in the Middle East
84 sec
Clip Michael Hayden: "Definite risk" with Guantanamo prisoner release
6 min 26 sec
Clip Flashback: 70 years since D-Day invasion at Normandy
2 min 35 sec
Clip Bob Schieffer on Maya Angelou's "remarkable legacy"
112 sec
Clip Bowe Bergdahl's release: POW exchange or negotiation with terrorists?
5 min 51 sec
Clip Open: This is Face the Nation, June 1
87 sec
Clip John McCain worried about Guantanamo detainees swapped for Bergdahl
6 min 27 sec
Clip Sen. Bernie Sanders: VA problems must "never happen again"
6 min 37 sec
Clip FTN Page 2: May 25
23 min
Clip Rep. Adam Kinzinger: "Time for a shake-up" at VA
3 min 36 sec
Clip Sens. Richard Blumenthal, John Thune discuss VA reform ideas
5 min 31 sec
Clip Pope Francis visits the Holy Land
102 sec
Clip Is the VA hospital scandal being too politicized?
12 min