Sunday Morning Monitor

Each Sunday morning, politicians, pundits, and journalists gather to set the agenda for the coming week's news cycle. These elected officials, candidates, and talking heads crowd the airwaves of the major networks and cable news outlets.

Considering the important and influential role these programs play in establishing political discourse, WPI tracks who sits at the round table. And these numbers make clear, women are few and far between.

September 23rd, 2018

15 men and 14 women

NBC's Meet the Press with Chuck Todd: 4 men and 3 women

  • Sen. David Perdue (M)
  • Sen. Patty Murray (W)
  • Helen Cooper (W)
  • Eliana Johnson (W)
  • Jonah Goldberg (M)
  • Sec. Mike Pompeo (M)
  • Marvin Kalb (M)

CBS's Face the Nation with Margaret Brennan:  3 men and 4 women

  • Amb. Nikki Haley (W)
  • Rep. Trey Gowdy (M)
  • Rep. Anna Eshoo (W)
  • Amy Walter (W)
  • Reihan Salam (M)
  • Seung Min Kim (W)
  • Dan Balz (M)

ABC's This Week with George Stephanopoulos: 3 men and 3 women

  • Sen. Dick Durbin (M)
  • Sara Fagen (W)
  • Sheryl Gay Stolberg (W)
  • Former Gov. Chris Christie (M)
  • Patrick Gaspard (M)
  • Amb. Nikki Haley (W)

CNN's State of the Union with Jake Tapper: 1 man and 3 women

  • Amb. Nikki Haley (W)
  • Sen. Mazie Hirono (W)
  • Michael Caputo (M)
  • Karine Jean-Pierre (W)

Fox News' Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace: 4 men and 1 woman

  • Sen. Lindsey Graham (M)
  • Katie Pavlich (W)
  • Juan Williams (M)
  • Bob Woodward (M)
  • Wayne Rooney (M)