The Sunday morning talk shows in the United States are influential television talk/public affairs programs broadcast on Sunday mornings. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the Television ( TV) is a widely used Telecommunication medium for sending ( Broadcasting) and receiving moving Images, either monochromatic A talk show ( American) or chat show ( Global) is a Television or Radio program where one person or group of people come together to Public affairs, a broadcasting industry term refers to programming which focuses on matters of Politics and Public policy. The five current programs, in order of their debuts, are:
While these are the "Big Five" that are universally included in the definition, there are some other shows that are occasionally included in this category. Meet the Press is a weekly American television news/interview program produced by NBC. The National Broadcasting Company ( NBC) is an American Television network headquartered in the GE Building in New York City's MSNBC is a 24-hour cable television news channel based in the United States and available in Canada. Face the Nation is an American Sunday-morning political interview show which premiered on the CBS Television network on CBS Broadcasting Inc ( CBS) is an American radio and Television network. This Week is one of the five network US Sunday morning political talk shows. The American Broadcasting Company ( ABC) is an American Television network. Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer is a Sunday talk show hosted by Wolf Blitzer on CNN and broadcast around the world by CNN International Cable News Network, usually referred to by its Initialism CNN, is a major English language Television network founded in 1980 by Ted Turner Fox News Sunday is a public affairs magazine on the FOX network airing on Sunday mornings Examples include NBC's syndicated The Chris Matthews Show, Bloomberg Television's Political Capital, the PBS roundtable The McLaughlin Group, C-SPAN's Newsmakers, MSNBC's Tim Russert Show, FNC's Journal Editorial Report and several others. NBC Universal Television Distribution (NUTD is a TV distribution arm of the NBC Universal Television Group in the United States, and is a subsidiary The Chris Matthews Show is a half-hour weekend news and political roundtable program produced by NBC News in Washington D Bloomberg Television is a network that airs Business and Financial news 24 hours a day and is distributed globally on ten separate channels The Public Broadcasting Service ( PBS) is a Non-profit Public broadcasting Television service with 354 member TV stations in the The McLaughlin Group is a syndicated half-hour weekly public affairs Television program in the United States, where a group of five pundits C-SPAN (officially the Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network) is an American Cable television network dedicated to airing non-stop coverage MSNBC is a 24-hour cable television news channel based in the United States and available in Canada. Timothy John Russert II (May 7 1950 &ndash June 13 2008 was an American television Journalist and lawyer who appeared for more than 16 years as the longest-serving The Journal Editorial Report is a weekly American interview and panel discussion TV program on Fox News Channel, hosted by Paul Gigot, editorial page editor
The talk shows often feature national leaders in politics and public life, including U.S. Senators, U.S. Representatives, state governors, candidates for President and Vice President, Cabinet secretaries, White House officials, and directors of federal agencies. Politics Politics is the process by which groups of people make decisions Politics Politics is the process by which groups of people make decisions The United States Senate is the Upper house of the bicameral United States Congress, the Lower house being the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives is one of the two chambers of the United States Congress; the other is the Senate. A governor is a governing official usually the executive (at least nominally to different degrees also politically and administratively of a non-sovereign level of government The President of the United States is the Head of state and Head of government of the United States and is the highest political official in United States by The Vice President of the United States is the first person in the presidential line of succession, becoming the new President of the United States upon the death The United States Cabinet (usually simplified as "the Cabinet" is composed of the most senior appointed officers of the Executive branch of the Federal government The Executive Office of the President ( EOP) consists of the immediate staff of the President of the United States, as well as multiple levels of support staff reporting This is an incomplete list of United States federal agencies. U.S. military leaders, ambassadors, and religious leaders also appear, as well as promient journalists and commentators. The United States Armed Forces are the overall unified military forces of the United States An ambassador is the highest ranking Diplomat who represents their country A journalist (also called a newspaperman) is a person who practices Journalism, the gathering and dissemination of information about current events trends Members of prominent think tanks such as Brookings, AEI, Cato, Hoover, and Heritage often are invited to appear on the Sunday morning talk shows. A think tank (also called a policy institute) is an organization institute corporation or group that conducts Research and engages in advocacy in areas such The Brookings Institution is a nonprofit public policy organization based in Washington D The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research (AEI is a conservative Think tank, founded in 1943 The Cato Institute is a Libertarian Think tank headquartered in Washington D The Hoover Institution on War Revolution and Peace is a libertarian Public policy Think tank and Library founded in 1919 by U The Heritage Foundation is an American conservative Think tank.
The shows are generally aired live or recorded in Washington, D.C., providing easy access to many political leaders. Washington DC ( formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington, the District, or simply D Many individuals manage to appear via satellite or in studio for two or more of the programs. In the eleven years that there have been five talk shows, four times has an individual appeared on all five programs in one week. In 1998, William H. Ginsburg, attorney for Monica Lewinsky's family during the Lewinsky scandal, performed what would be named in his honor as the "Full Ginsburg. Monica Samille Lewinsky (born July 23, 1973) is an American woman with whom then- United States President Bill Clinton admitted to The Lewinsky scandal was a political Sex scandal emerging from a sexual relationship between United States President Bill Clinton and a then The "full Ginsburg" is a Buzzword that refers to an appearance by one person on all five American major Sunday-morning interview shows in the same " Then-Vice Presidential candidate Dick Cheney repeated it in 2000, as did then Senator and vice presidential candidate John Edwards in 2004, and in 2007, presidential candidate and Senator Hillary Clinton equaled the feat. Richard Bruce "Dick" Cheney (born January 30 1941 is the forty-sixth and current Vice President of the United States. Johnny Reid "John" Edwards (born June 10 1953 Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born October 26 1947 is the junior United States Senator from More common is an interviewee appearing on different shows in consecutive weeks (for instance, a Presidential candidate may appear on Meet the Press one week, This Week the next, and Fox News Sunday the week after that).
C-SPAN Radio provides a commercial-free rebroadcast of all five shows in rapid succession, beginning at noon Eastern. WCSP-FM, C-SPAN Radio, is a Radio station licensed to Washington D The Eastern Time Zone ( ET) of the Western Hemisphere falls mostly along the east coast of North America and the west coast of South America Other radio stations rebroadcast some of the shows with commercials on Sunday afternoon.
Many local television stations also produce their own programs that air in this time frame, generally focusing on local or state politics rather than national issues. A US state is any one of the fifty subnational entities of the United States of America that share Sovereignty with the federal government
Similar Sunday-morning current-events shows exist in Australia. For a topic outline on this subject see List of basic Australia topics. These include Network Ten's Meet the Press since 1992, Nine Network's Sunday, since 1981, and Insiders, a political interview program on the ABC. Network Ten, or Channel Ten, is one of Australia 's three major commercial television networks. Meet the Press is an Australian television program based on the national political agenda a presentation of Ten News. The Nine Network, or Channel Nine, is an Australian television network based in Willoughby, a suburb on the North Shore of Sydney Sunday was an Australian current affairs and arts program broadcast nationally every Sunday morning on the Nine Network Australia. Insiders analyses and discusses Australian politics with the use of a panel of political journalists and columnists and interviews with prominent politicians and commentators The Australian Broadcasting Corporation, commonly abbreviated to the 'ABC' is Australia's national public broadcaster.
Similar practice occurs in the UK, in the form of shows such as The Andrew Marr Show (previously known as Sunday AM) on the BBC and Sunday Live with Adam Boulton on Sky News; however, these shows have a somewhat-broader range, often intervewing figures from the arts, popular entertainment, and sports in addition to political leaders (similar to CBS News Sunday Morning in the United States). The Andrew Marr Show is an hour long television programme broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC One on Sunday mornings from 9am Sunday Live with Adam Boulton is a Sky News 's Sunday morning show presented by Sky News' Political Editor Adam Boulton. Sky News is a rolling TV news channel providing 24 hour news coverage including the latest breaking news CBS News Sunday Morning is an American television news magazine program created by Robert Northshield and Charles Kuralt, and appearing continuously from January The first such Sunday show in Britain was Weekend World, made by London Weekend Television for the ITV network from 1972 to 1988. Weekend World was a British television political series made by London Weekend Television (LWT and broadcast from 1972 to 1988. Independent Television (generally known as ITV) is a public service network of British commercial television broadcasters set up under the Independent