Meet the Press with David Gregory was the most-watched Sunday morning public affairs program for March 1, in Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates was a guest on the show.
ABC cut the gap with NBC by 38% in Total Viewers and 43% in the demo versus the same week last year. CBS was up 25% in Total Viewers and 43% in the demo year-to-year.
In the A25-54 demo, NBC was first with a 1.2, followed by CBS and ABC with 1.0 and FOX with a .5. In the D.C. market, NBC was first, followed by CBS, FOX and ABC. NBC and FOX were up week-to-week in Total Viewers.
NBC had 4,333,000 Total Viewers, ABC 3,339,000, CBS 3,304,000 and FOX 1,557,000.