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More than 47 million watched Trump's address to Congress

President Donald Trump's first address to Congress brought in more than 47 million viewers, according to Nielsen data.

That was lower than the roughly 53 million viewers who tuned in for Obama's first joint address in 2009, but was higher than Obama's last State of the Union which drew 31 million viewers last year.

Tuesday night's figure is calculated from the ratings of the ten networks that aired the speech -- ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, PBS, Univision, CNN, Fox News, Fox Business, and MSN

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