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The Best Sunday Morning Shows

Updated May 29, 2019 1.4k votes 281 voters 14.2k views12 items

List RulesVote up the best "breakfast television" programs that air in North America on Sunday mornings.

Many people have the day off work on Sunday. If you want to keep your finger on the pulse of the news, then you may still wake up a little early, pour yourself a cup of coffee, and watch one of the many Sunday morning shows currently on the air. With nowhere to go for a few hours, you can kick back with the news of the day or interviews with some of the most important people in politics and pop culture. These are the best Sunday morning shows available for American audiences, so vote for the ones you tune into frequently. 

Meet the Press has been around since 1947, and it is still one of the most trusted news sources on TV. The format consists of one-on-one interviews as well as roundtable discussions to go over the most pressing matters of the day. Face the Nation, which airs every Sunday on CBS, is also one of the longest-running news shows on TV. It also airs interviews with some of the most important people in Washington D.C.

The best weekend morning shows get you ready for the day while keeping you enlightened with what's happening in the world. With this list, you have a voice to share which shows are the best at summing up the week and preparing viewers for the week ahead.

  • 5

    State of the Union

    Host: Jake Tapper

    Air Time: 9 am ET

    Format: The show features interviews with news makers on everything in the political world. The show focuses on developments within Washington D.C. and around the globe.

      Is this a great way to start Sunday?
    • Host: Robert Costa

      Air Time: Check local listings

      Format: The show follows a panel discussion format that is moderated by a host. Since PBS airs on a subscriber basis, air times vary depending on the region. 

        Is this a great way to start Sunday?
      • 7

        Matter of Fact with Soledad O'Brien

        Host: Soledad O'Brien

        Air Time: 10 am ET

        Format: The show features inclusive coverage of the previous week's events. The show brings on lawmakers and community leaders to discuss their visions of the United States. 

          Is this a great way to start Sunday?
        • 8

          The McLaughlin Group

          Host: Tom Rogan

          Air Time: 12 pm ET

          Format: A single episode will cover three or four issues in the news. The host, Tom Rogan, interviews a panel of moderators to gain different insights into political happenings. One of the show's trademarks involves moderators yelling over each other, often leading to a cacophony of arguments.

            Is this a great way to start Sunday?