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Monday Cable News Ratings: CNN’s Morgan Beats Hannity and Maddow in Demo During Shutdown Countdown

As the government shutdown deadline approached, CNN’s Piers Morgan Live topped Fox News’ Hannity and MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show in the 25-54 demo Monday night during the 9pm hour. Piers Morgan had 348K in the demo, ahead of second place Rachel Maddow with 345K and third place Sean Hannity with 334K.

Morgan was third in total viewers at 9pm with 919K. Hannity was #1 with 1.786M and Maddow was second with 1.125M.


Here are the rest of your Monday ratings:

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

239

New Day 

86

Morning Joe 

147

Express 

129

5 pm The Five 

375

Blitzer 

255

Schultz 

211

Express 

101

6 pm Baier 

324

Blitzer/Crossfire 

273/255

Sharpton 

192

Express 

85

7 pm Smith 

374

Burnett 

254

Matthews 

352

Velez-Mitchell 

86

8 pm O’Reilly 

430

Cooper 

364

Hayes 

279

Grace 

116

9 pm Hannity 

334

Morgan 

348

Maddow 

345

Dr. Drew 

93

10 pm Van Susteren 

414

Cooper 

318

O’Donnell 

298

After Dark 

41

11 pm Van Susteren 

417

Cooper 

388

Hayes 

291

Showbiz 

60

PRIME TIME 393 344 308 83
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data.

 

TV NEWS RATINGS: TOTAL VIEWERS (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

1.135

New Day 

295

Morning Joe 

509

Express 

242

5 pm The Five 

2.404

Blitzer 

977

Schultz 

979

Express 

211

6 pm Baier 

2.092

Blitzer/Crossfire 

771/633

Sharpton 

849

Express 

175

7 pm Smith 

1.837

Burnett 

699

Matthews 

1.231

Velez-Mitchell 

209

8 pm O’Reilly 

2.619

Cooper 

870

Hayes 

953

Grace 

291

9 pm Hannity 

1.786

Morgan 

919

Maddow 

1.125

Dr. Drew 

259

10 pm Van Susteren 

1.752

Cooper 

900

O’Donnell 

1.105

After Dark 

173

11 pm Van Susteren 

1.789

Cooper 

959

Hayes 

1.020

Showbiz 

192

PRIME TIME 2.059 896 1.061 241
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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