MSNBC drew a overall audience of 3 million viewers for Monday’s next working day of hearings into the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, conveniently outdistancing the mixed audience of CNN (1.8 million viewers) and Fox News Channel, which trailed with 1 million viewers—a incredibly uncommon 3rd-location end for Fox.
For the hours of 10 a.m. through 4 p.m. ET, MSNBC experienced its highest-rated dayside since February 2021 throughout coverage of President Donald Trump’s next impeachment trial. On Monday, MSNBC shipped a complete dayside viewers of 2 million viewers, beating Fox News and CNN for the initially time since March 2021 during the third day of the Derek Chauvin trial.
For the full day Monday, Fox Information Channel prevailed, delivering a overall viewers of 1.5 million viewers, in advance of MSNBC’s 1.3 million. CNN was 3rd with 694,000 viewers.
Fox News Channel drew attention for its determination not to have the January 6 committee’s initially hearing, which aired in prime time very last 7 days, drawing a full viewers of just underneath 20 million viewers throughout the broadcast and cable news networks.
Fox shifted live protection of the listening to to its sister community, Fox Business—where it drew just 223,000 viewers—and stuck with its usual primary time lineup on FNC, such as the best-rated host in cable information, Tucker Carlson, who dismissed the listening to as propaganda. “The whole matter is insulting, in fact, it is deranged,” Carlson told viewers. “We’re not actively playing along.”
Fox News landed in second position on the evening with 2.957 million viewers among 8 and 10 p.m. ET, perfectly at the rear of MSNBC’s audience of 4.2 million. CNN was third amongst the cable information networks with an average viewers of 2.6 million viewers.
For the 7 days ending June 10, Fox News crushed the opposition with an typical prime time audience of 2.268 million viewers, marking the 69th consecutive 7 days beating both CNN and MSNBC in both daytime and key. Fox News also had 89 of the prime 100 maximum-rated cable telecasts for the 7 days.
The greatest-rated clearly show in cable news very last week was Tucker Carlson Tonight, which drew 3.225 million viewers, followed by The Five (3.186 million viewers), Jesse Watters Primetime (2.593 million viewers), Hannity (2.555 million viewers) and Unique Report with Bret Baier (2.414 million viewers), all airing on Fox Information Channel.