Nearly 20 million Americans followed the House Committee’s first public hearing on the assault on Congress, in which Donald Trump was accused of attempting a coup on January 6, 2021. This is what emerges from the data of Nielsen, which added up the audience of all the main networks that broadcast the hearing show on Thursday evening, in prime time time. , as in the days of Watergate, upsetting their schedules.
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The largest number of listeners was recorded by ABC, 4.8 million, followed by Nbc, 3.5 million, and CBS, 3.3 million. Added to these are the data from all news cable TVs, with MSNBC first with 4.1 million viewers, practically four times higher than the normal audience, while about 2.6 million followed the two hours of audition. on Cnn.