Meet the Press has had the longest run of any television program in the United States. Although it began as a Saturday night program moderated by the charmingly Southern-accented Martha Rountree, it ultimately became a popular NBC Sunday morning show hosted by a series of male broadcasters.

Martha Rountree1947–1953
Ned Brooks1953–1965
Lawrence E. Spivak1966–1975
Bill Monroe1975–1984
Roger Mudd and Marvin Kalb
(co-moderators)
1984–1985
Marvin Kalb1985–1987
Chris Wallace1987–1988
Garrick Utley1989–1991
Tim Russert1991–2008
Tom Brokaw2008
David Gregory2008–2014
Chuck Todd2014–present

 

 Recently,Tom Brokaw and Andrea Mitchell  reviewed the legacy of John McCain on Meet the Press .