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  1. WTF?? RNC Boots National Review From Debate But Welcomes Anti-Cruz ModeratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | RedState

    ... caved. CBS News correspondent Major Garrett and Wall Street Journal columnist Kimberly Strassel will join "Face the Nation" moderator John Dickerson on stage at the network's Feb. 13 Republican primary debate. It will be the second debate moderated ...

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  2. Bob Schieffer Returns to Trash 'Nasty, Illogicial' Campaign Similar to a Dysfunctional WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | NewsBusters.org

    In his return to CBS since retiring from hosting Face the Nation at the end of May 2015, Bob Schieffer chimed in on the 2016 election during Monday's CBS Evening News and trashed the "nasty, illogical" election as similar to a dysfunctional wedding that's "half-way through the weird uncle's long, unfunny and embarrassing rehearsal dinner toast." Anchor Scott Pelley introduced Schieffer for the fourth segment of the newscast's Iowa caucus coverage and asked him "how does this [election] look to you" since he's covered every presidential campaign since 1968.

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  3. Trump weighs in on potential Bloomberg candidacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... the race," the businessman and frontrunner for the Republican presidential nomination said Sunday on CBS' "Face the Nation." Bloomberg is taking steps to launch an independent bid for president and is apparently ready to spend up to $1 billion of ...

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  4. Despite polls, Bernie Sanders says he can win S.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | CBS News

    ... to 38 percent. The South Carolina poll "is showing us making huge, huge gains," Sanders said on CBS' "Face the Nation" Sunday. "I feel confident that if we can win here in Iowa, if we can win in New Hampshire and those are going to be tough races, I ...

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  5. Christie Takes a Tougher Tone against Michelle Obama's School-Lunch ReformsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Independent Women's Forum

    ... development. Yet, Christie didn't sound so pro-parent a few years ago. During a 2012 appearance on Face the Nation, host Bob Schieffer asked Christie, "What do you think about this criticism coming from the right of Michelle Obama because she's ... 1 comment

  6. CBS analyst: Brokered GOP convention 'would be so much fun'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Washington Examiner

    Veteran newsman Bob Schieffer, former anchor of CBS's "Face the Nation," said Thursday that reporters are actively hoping for a brokered Republican convention because it "would be so much fun." On CBS's "This Morning," Schieffer, who is now a political analyst for the network, said Democrats and Republicans have moved further to their extremes and that it could open up the possibility for an independent party.

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  7. Adam Lambert joins Fox's - Rocky Horror Picture Show'Former -...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Media Life Magazine

    ... Schieffer retired from the network last year while serving as chief Washington correspondent and host of "Face the Nation." INNOCEAN USA has named Eric Springer chief creative officer, a new position reporting to chief executive Steve Jun . Springer ...

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  8. Bob Schieffer changes his mind on Trump: "He's a master showman"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | CBS News

    Former "Face the Nation" moderator and current CBS News political contributor Bob Schieffer is reassessing his opinion of GOP front-runner Donald Trump. "I started out saying well he's a reality TV star.

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  9. CBS News Announces Bob Schieffer to Contribute Political Commentary to CAMPAIGN 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... marks Schieffer's return to television after stepping away as Chief Washington Correspondent and anchor of FACE THE NATION in June 2015 after a 24-year run in that seat. He has been a reporter for more than half a century, and in 2015 marked his ...

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  10. Bob Schieffer on 2016 race, Trump as the "master showman"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | CBS News

    CBS News' longtime chief Washington correspondent and "Face the Nation" host Bob Schieffer retired in June after 46 years. He is now back as a political contributor through next year's inauguration.

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  11. Bob Schieffer Returning To CBS News To Contribute Political CommentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Deadline

    ... TCA. Schieffer stepped away as CBS News' chief Washington correspondent and anchor of it Sunday Beltway show Face the Nation in June 2015 after a 24-year run. But retirement did not take. In his new assignment, he will appear across CBS News ...

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  12. Bob Schieffer Returns to CBS News as Political ContributorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Hollywood Reporter

    Bob Schieffer will return to CBS News as a contributor during the 2016 campaign. Schieffer, a veteran network correspondent and Face the Nation moderator, retired last year.

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  13. Fact check: Did Chris Christie support Sonia Sotomayor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | CBS News

    Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie said on "Face the Nation" that he did not voice support for Sonia Sotomayor when she was nominated to the Supreme Court by President Obama, although a 2009 statement clearly shows he did. Moderator John Dickerson asked the New Jersey governor about critics who say he's not strong enough on judges, using Sotomayor as an example.

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  14. Speaker Ryan: Don't wait for a GOP nominee on policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 10 | CBS News

    ... I think it's too late. So that's why we're going to go early," Ryan said in an interview that aired on CBS' "Face the Nation" Sunday. Among the issues he said the GOP should propose are an alternative to Obamacare and ideas to help get people out of ...

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  15. Tim Daly on "Madam Secretary," career and familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | CBS News

    ... with whom he attended the White House correspondent's dinner, along with co-star Ta Leoni and former Face the Nation anchor Bob Schieffer. The former secretary of state has also made an appearance on the series. "We had such a funny time because ...

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  16. Trump: I don't have rough edgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    What to expect from a Donald Trump presidency? The Republican candidate offers details on CBS' "Face the Nation" this morning. Moderator John Dickerson quotes Trump supporters who said a president Trump will "have people to coach him and kind of take off these rough edges of the things he says."

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  17. Rubio: Trump shouldn't be honored by Putin's praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | CBS News

    ... the antiaircraft weaponry that was used for that," Rubio said in an interview that aired Sunday on CBS' "Face the Nation." Rubio said, "From a geopolitical, realistic level, we have to deal with him but because he's the leader of an important ...

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  18. Senate Intel Panel Backs Off: Cruz Not Under InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | News Max

    ... it already had been leaked by former NSA and CIA chief Michael Hayden. On a March 30, 2014 episode of "Face the Nation" Hayden told host Bob Schieffer that former CIA Director Michael Morell's "panel pointed out that they're only getting about a ...

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  19. Sanders: Gun control no "magic formula" for terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | CBS News

    Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said Sunday that no one believes expanded gun control is "a magic formula" to prevent future terror attacks in the U.S., but he still supports several provisions to try to keep guns away from people who should not have them. Jerry Seib of the Wall Street Journal, Ben Domenech of the Federalist, Ed O'Keefe of the Washington Post and PBS moderator Gwen Ifill break down ... In an interview on CBS' "Face the Nation," Sanders talked about his vision for the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria and called for tougher screening policies in the wake of the shooting in San Bernardino, California .

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  20. Walker: Obama-Clinton Pullout 'Destabilized' IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    Wisconsin governor Scott Walker said America should focus on the current challenges and problems faced in Iraq. Speaking on CBS's Face the Nation , Walker responded to a question from Bob Schieffer about potential 2016 rival Jeb Bush's difficult time answering questions about the 2003 invasion of Iraq that his brother, George W. Bush, argued for as president.

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