With its more entertainment-focused programming, HLN had its own niche during a politics-heavy month. Once again, its morning program “Morning Express with Robin Meade” was the standout, finishing second only to “Fox & Friends” in the key demo.
Total Day: 251K total viewers/108K A25-54
Primetime: 397K total viewers/127K A25-54
“Morning Express” was the highlight, topping CNN’s American Morning and MSNBC’s Morning Joe in the key 25-54 demo. The network’s highest rated show remains 8 PM stalwart Nancy Grace, which averaged 655K total viewers and 201K demo viewers, that said, the program was down in both categories compared to November 2009.
Issues with Jane Velez-Mitchell was the third highest ranked program behind Grace and Morning Express. The 7 PM program averaged 428K total viewers and 158K demo viewers.
Joy Behar averaged 424K total viewers and 118K demo viewers.