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Margaret Brennan is an American journalist based in Washington, D.C., the current moderator of Face the Nation on CBS News, and the network's senior foreign affairs correspondent. Brennan was previously a White House correspondent for CBS and has covered Washington since 2012.
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Full transcript of "Face the Nation" on November 29, 2020On this "Face the Nation" broadcast, Dr. Deborah Birx and Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb sat down with Margaret Brennan
President-elect Joe Biden moves forward with transition despite lack of cooperation from Trump administrationPresident-elect Joe Biden is moving forward with his White House transition despite a lack of cooperation from the Trump administration. He met on Friday with top congressional leaders to discuss the..
Joe Biden takes the lead in Pennsylvania and GeorgiaPresident Trump's path to 270 continues to narrow as more election results come in. Former Vice President Joe Biden now leads the president in both Pennsylvania and Georgia. "Face the Nation" moderator..
How rising COVID-19 cases could affect Election Day"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan joins "CBS This Morning" to preview the upcoming election and how rising coronavirus cases could affect Election Day.
The final countdown: What to expect on election night"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan discusses what to expect as Election Day draws near with a powerhouse roundtable of John Dickerson, Norah O'Donnell, Gayle King and Ed O'Keefe.
President Trump and Joe Biden crisscross key battlegrounds in the MidwestPresident Trump and Joe Biden ended the week by taking their campaigns to the Midwest. They both held events in Wisconsin and Minnesota, states that recent CBS News polling shows Biden leading. Face..
COVID-19 and the vote: Where the voters stand"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan sat down with Trump and Biden supporters for a temperature check less than two weeks before Election Day.
How the final 2020 debate could impact last stretch of the presidential racePresident Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden battled in the final debate of the 2020 campaign Thursday night. CBS News senior political analyst and "60 Minutes" correspondent John..
President Trump to hold first public events since COVID-19 diagnosisPresident Trump will hold some of his first public events in the coming days since being diagnosed with COVID-19. On Saturday, he's expected to speak about "law and order" during an event at the White..
Do voters trust mail-in ballots?"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan sat down with a group of Trump and Biden supporters for a look at how they intend on voting in the 2020 election.
COVID-19, Trump and the race to a vaccine: Voters weigh in"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan discusses with voters how the president's diagnosis and COVID-19 response could impact voters in the final push to November.
Racism in America: Where the voters stand"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan walks through the issue of racism and deep divisions in the United States with our election 2020 focus group of voters across the country.
Democratic senator to press Trump's Supreme Court nominee on ObamacareOn CBS' "Face the Nation," Democratic Senator Chris Coons told moderator Margaret Brennan he will ask Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett about statements she's made about rulings on the..
A lasting legacy: Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the fight for equality"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan reflects on Ginsburg's legacy as a champion for women's equality and justice everywhere.
"The Takeout" — CBS News' Margaret Brennan & Ben Tracy"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan and CBS News Asia correspondent Ben Tracy discuss President Trump's second summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un on this week's edition of "The Takeout with..
Republicans see U.S. as better off now than 4 years ago ahead of convention, CBS News poll findsRepublicans see an America -- to borrow Ronald Reagan's famous test -- better off today than it was four years ago, mainly because of their confidence in President Trump, according to a new CBS News..
"Sunday Morning" Full Episode 8/23Hosted by Lee Cowan. In our cover story, David Pogue explores the difficult choices parents and teachers face about sending students back to class in the midst of a pandemic. Plus: On the centennial of..
Votes for women: How the suffragists wonOne hundred years ago the 19th Amendment, which would protect women's right to vote, was just one vote short of ratification. "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan reports on how the landmark..
Impact of Joe Biden’s acceptance speech, Democratic National Convention“Face the Nation” moderator Margaret Brennan joins “CBS This Morning” to talk about Joe Biden's acceptance speech, Steve Bannon's arrest and the upcoming Republican National Convention.
Former HHS Sec. urges national coronavirus testing strategy"It will be the backbone on which we can build the rest of bringing the parts of the economy back more fully," Former Secretary Sylvia Burwell told "Face the Nation"'s Margaret Brennan
Obama warns Ukraine of consequences for violence, but lacks leverageThe U.S. is leaning hard on 20 top Ukrainian officials that it holds responsible for the brutality in Ukraine, and banned them from traveling to the U.S. The U.S. is expected to take further action,..
Jared Kushner says Trump wants "fair" voting system as future of USPS remains uncertainThe future of the U.S. Postal Service remains uncertain as the agency finds itself in the middle of a high-stakes debate over how to vote in America. "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan joins..
Women's vote at 100: How far we've come"Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan shares her personal connection to a momentous milestone for the suffrage movement.
Does distrust of Obama explain GOP reluctance on immigration?Republicans have said they can't trust the president to enforce the law, but could something else be at play in the GOP's approach to immigration reform? John Dickerson, Margaret Brennan, Jeffrey..
Iran’s president tells Davos his country is open for businessIranian President Hassan Rouhani attended the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where he turned on the charm in an appeal for foreign investment. Margaret Brennan reports.
Syrian peace talks at crossroads over Assad’s futureThe Syrian regime has flatly rejected the idea that President Bashar Assad must step down, which the U.S. and rebels say is the whole purpose of the talks. Margaret Brennan reports from Montreux,..
Latest Syrian peace talks under threatTalks to end Syria’s civil war are due to begin in Geneva on Wednesday, but serious problems now threaten the peace talks. Human rights groups estimate 130,000 Syrians have died since an uprising..
December 22: Morell, Brennan, Cordes, GarrettThe latest on NSA surveillance reform and a look back at 2013, with former deputy and acting CIA director Michael Morell, CBS News’ Margaret Brennan, Nancy Cordes, David Martin, and Major Garrett,..
2013: Washington’s worst year in decades?CBS News’ Major Garrett, Nancy Cordes, David Martin, and Margaret Brennan offer their expert take on the big stories of 2013, from NSA surveillance to congressional dysfunction and the rocky..
Hagel says Afghan security deal in President Karzai's handsU.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said there is a "very real possibility" that a total troop pullout will happen in 2014 if Afghan President Hamid Karzai does not sign a security pact. Hagel says, "It..
Panda diplomacy: First ladies of U.S., China mark Bao Bao's namingBao Bao, the giant panda cub born at Washington, DC's National Zoo has already starting preparing for her role as a symbol of cooperation between the U.S. and China. Margaret Brennan reports on the..
85-year-old U.S. vet arrested in N. Korea three weeks agoAn 85-year-old Korean War veteran that went to Pyongyang, North Korea's capital for a 10-day trip, has been held there for the last three weeks. Margaret Brennan reports.
Top Democrats praise Biden's choice of Kamala Harris for VPJoe Biden has selected Senator Kamala Harris as his vice-presidential running mate. Former Obama senior adviser Valerie Jarrett and Clinton 2016 campaign manager Robby Mook join "Face the Nation"..
Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mateJoe Biden selected his former rival, Senator Kamala Harris of California, to be his running mate. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe and CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes..
"CBS Evening News" headlines for Monday, August 10, 2020Here's a look at the top stories making headlines on the "CBS Evening News with Margaret Brennan."
Transcript: DCPS Chancellor on coronavirus impacts on fall yearThe following is a transcript of an interview with DC Public Schools Chancellor Lewis Ferebee with "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan.