33 Million Watch TV Nets For Trump’s Supreme Court Reveal

By Chris Ariens 

CBS was the most watched network for Pres. Trump’s reveal of his Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, while NBC was No. 1 in the A25-54 demo.

Fox News was 2nd most-watched overall, and third in the demo. In all, 32.931 million tuned into these seven networks to watch the president’s announcement, and remarks from Judge Gorsuch, with more watching on smaller cable networks and streaming news services. The event lasted around 20 minutes, with coverage continuing into the night on cable news.

  • 8 p.m. ET, January 31, 2017 | Total Viewers / A25-54

CBS:  7.970M / 1.878M
FNC:  7.558 / 1.586
NBC:  5.912 / 1.960
ABC:  5.182 / 1.471
FOX:  2.203 / 943,000
CNN:  2.029 / 684,000
MSNBC:  1.570 / 378,000
FBN: 507,000 / 81,000

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