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Face the Nation

Leslie Stahl was the first woman host of Face the Nation from 1983 to 1991.

Face the Nation is an American Sunday morning news show which is aired on CBS. The program includes interviews with government officials and international figures along with round table commentary on current news topics by CBS News correspondents. It once called itself "spontaneous and unrehearsed."

Face the Nation aired first in 1954, making it one of the longest running television shows in history. The current moderating position is held by Margaret Brennan. The program is broadcast from a CBS studio in Washington, D.C..