The show is hosted by former White House Correspondent David Gregory which has been on the air since 1947. It is the highest rated Sunday morning talk show.

"Meet the Press" guests have included both Presidents and Vice Presidents along with key members in their administrations.

Other prominent figures in the United States who have been guests include John Glenn, General Colin Powell, Bill Gates, Jimmy Hoffa, and Lance Armstrong. Foreign policy topics are also covered on the show. Past guests have included Fidel Castro, King Hussein of Jordan, and Tony Blair.

The show includes an extended one on one interview between Gregory and the guest sometimes followed by a roundtable discussion.

The program airs on Sunday mornings on NBC at 9 a.m.