#GAReads | Margaret Brennan Named Host of 'Face the Nation' on CBS

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"Margaret Brennan Named Host of 'Face the Nation' on CBS":

Margaret Brennan, the senior foreign affairs correspondent for CBS News, will be the next moderator of “Face the Nation,” the network’s prestige Sunday morning public affairs show and one of the most influential venues in American politics.

Her new role, announced by CBS on Thursday, makes Ms. Brennan, 37, the only woman currently serving as a solo anchor of a major Sunday political affairs show. She succeeds John Dickerson, who left “Face the Nation” in January after less than three years to replace Charlie Rose on “CBS This Morning.”

Read Michael M. Grynbaum's full article at The New York Times here…