Trump Briefing Boosts Fox’s Exclusive Report to No. 1 in Ratings

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Fox Information scored across-the-board scores victories on Wednesday, with its courses rating in the major six courses on cable information.

The network’s achievement was propelled by large viewers curiosity in President Donald Trump’s coronavirus task pressure briefing, which was broadcast stay in the course of Fox’s Exclusive Report with Bret Baier. The 6 p.m. present pulled in practically 5.9 million total viewers, 1,257 million in the advertiser-coveted grownups 25-54 demo, generating it the prime-ranked present on cable news for the night.

According to Nielsen details, in key time, Fox News’s Hannity and Tucker Carlson Tonight came in initial and next, with the former edging the latter in whole viewers (5.007 million vs. 4.906 million) but with Carlson eking out a guide in excess of Hannity in the 25–54 demo (937,000 vs. 911,000).

General, Fox Information pulled in substantial wins in key time and in overall working day. From 8–11 p.m., the network drew 4.8 million viewers all round, and 908,000 in the demo. MSNBC came in a distant second, with 2.799 million, whilst CNN garnered a runner-up location in the primetime demo with 734,000. As has been the case in latest times, all 3 networks have been way up from their usual rankings.

In the morning ratings race, MSNBC’s Morning Joe escaped with a slim victory in total viewers for the duration of the 6am hour, besting Fox & Friends with 1.405 million vs. 1.394 million. But Fox News’ morning flagship exhibit took the crown in general viewers (1.88 million) and in the demo (371,000) for the entire timeslot, from 6 a.m.-9 a.m.

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