Wednesday’s “New Hampshire Democratic Town Hall” on CNN beat Fox News, giving CNN a win over its rival.
Moderated by Anderson Cooper, the Town Hall averaged 2.7 million total viewers. Fox News followed with 2.3 million, and MSNBC trailed with 984,ooo. Among the key 25-54-year-old demo, CNN averaged 871,000 viewers to beat Fox News (486K) and MSNBC (243K) combined.
Things could turn around quickly, as MSNBC hosts tonight’s Democratic debate. In addition to a nice ratings night for CNN, many journalists also appear to have a positive reaction to the network’s Town Halls: