In Battle for Eyeballs: Dems’ Response Beat Trump’s Wall Speech in TV Ratings

Jan 09, 2019 - Fortune

On the television ratings front, the Democrats’ response won the night over President Donald Trump’s wall speech. Ratings measured a slightly higher numbers of viewers watching the Democratic response following Trump’s Oval Office speech that attempted to justify the wall he promised throughout his campaign.

The Hollywood Reporter said early viewing figures showed 45% of people actively watching television tuned in during the time period of the president’s speech (9:00 to 9:15 p.m....