Tribute broadcast opens on Russert’s empty chair, and empty table.
Panel led by Tom Brokaw sits in front of Russert’s table on the “Meet the Press” set. Guests include Barnicle, Carville, Betsy Fischer, Ifill, Goodwin, Matalin and Shriver.
Features clips from Russert’s tougher interviews, including pressing a wide range of political figures on whether they plan to run for president.
Highlights his love for the Buffalo Bills, politics and, especially, his family.