Cable News Ratings: Fox News Leads Coverage of Obama’s Immigration Speech

Univision tallies over 5 million to lead all nets
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Fox News Channel led the cable news networks in their coverage of President Obama’s speech on Immigration Thursday night.

The network drew 4.29 million viewers from 8-8:18 p.m., far outpacing rivals MSNBC and CNN. MSNBC led CNN among total viewers with 1.76 million, compared to CNN's 1.68 million. In the adults 25-54 news demo, those two nets swapped places with CNN bringing 637,000 to MSNBC’s 320,000. FNC led the demo as well with 958,000 viewers.

Univision led all networks with over 5 million viewers, while fellow Spanish-language broadcaster Telemundo drew 1.8 million.