MSNBC scored a rare ratings victory on Tuesday, propelled to number one as all three major cable news networks took the January 6 committee hearing live.
From 9:00 am to a little after 1:00 pm, MSNBC averaged 1.48 million total viewers and 158,000 in the demo.
Fox’s ratings dropped during coverage of the hearing. For example, in the 10 am hour, Fox got 835,000 total viewers and 107,000 in the demo, and in the 1 pm hour, the network got 993,000 total viewers and 140,000 in the demo.
Overall in daytime (9 am to 4 pm), MSNBC averaged 1.34 million total viewers and 152,000 in the demo. CNN came in second overall with 1.19 million total viewers, but first in the