Rachel Maddow Wins Night 3 As Donald Trump’s Really Bad Week Continues

Other FNC shows to make Thursday's Top-10: Tucker Carlson Tonight (2.504M, 481K), The Ingraham Angle (2.290M, 416K), and The Story (1.795M, 389K).” />
2 ranked cable program in total viewers. Sean Hannity’s show was the night’s No. In her 9 PM timeslot, Maddow beat FNC’s Hannity (2.935M, 572K) and CNN’s Cuomo Prime Time (1.601, 591K).
Maddow’s third consecutive nightly win accompanied headlines that Trump’s longtime pal National Enquirer chief David Pecker had been given immunity in the investigation of Trump’s former personal lawyer/fixer Michael Cohen.
Her program averaged 3.674M viewers, 758K of them in the 25-54 year age bracket that news programs target. For a third night in a row, Maddow’s MSNBC program was highest rated across all of cable TV Thursday night.
3,  No. In addition to Maddow, that included The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell (2.774M, 533K) at No. 6-ranked All In with Chris Hayes (2.160M,389K), No. Five MSNBC programs ranked in the Top-10 in total viewers. 8-ranked The 11th Hour with Brian Williams (2.052M, 380K), and Hardball with Chris Matthews (1.893M,334K) at No. 9.
President Donald Trump’s really bad week has been a ratings bonanza for Rachel Maddow.
And, for a third consecutive night, MSNBC topped primetime cable news in both total viewers (2.869M) and in the news demographic (560K), besting FNC (2.576M, 490K), and CNN (1.514M, 547K).