TRUMP FAMILY TOWN HALL RANKED #1 IN CABLE NEWS LAST NIGHT
IN BOTH TOTAL VIEWERS AND ADULTS 25-54
CNN Also #1 in Prime Time among Adults 25-54
Last night’s AC 360 Trump Family Town Hall (9-10pm) ranked #1 in cable news in both total viewers and adults 25-54 according to Nielsen Fast National data. Hosted by Anderson Cooper, the New York Town Hall averaged 2.154 million total viewers, Fox News followed with 1.992 million and MSNBC had 1.213 million. Among adults 25-54, CNN was top-rated averaging 570k, +64% more than Fox News’ 348k and a +73% advantage over MSNBC’s 330k.
CNN also ranked #1 in prime time (8-11pm) last night among adults 25-54 with 438k, Fox News placed second with 366k and MSNBC was third with 281k. In total viewers, CNN had 1.531 million, +49% more than MSNBC’s 1.025million; Fox News had 2.089 million.
Tonight is the AC 360 Cruz Family Town Hall (9pm, ET) and tomorrow, the Democratic Debate live from Brooklyn, New York. The debate will be moderated by CNN’s Wolf Blitzer. CNN’s chief political correspondent Dana Bash and NY1 host and CNN commentator Errol Louis join as questioners. Both events only on CNN.
Source: The Nielsen Company, Fast Nationals time period-based data for Tuesday, April 12. All data based on Live+SD.