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Trump Supreme Court announcement was Tuesday evening's most-watched TV show

Feb 02, 2017 - CNN

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- President Trump's prime time Supreme Court reveal was Tuesday evening's highest-rated TV show.

The president's announcement reached about 33 million viewers through a combination of eight different broadcast and cable channels, according to Nielsen. Additional people watched via web live streams, but comparable data is not available for streaming.

CBS had the biggest single TV audience for speech coverage, with 7.97 million viewers watching at 8 p.m. On cable,...