An estimated 22.3 million people tuned in to watch the opening night of the 2012 Republican National Convention on Tuesday, August 28, which was pushed back a day due to Hurricane Isaac. [...]
The 22 million plus viewers of last night’s RNC—which included three more networks than the comparable night in 2008—bested that night by 800,000 viewers.
|Sum of Networks Live + Same Day|
|Day 1-Aug 27, 2012||Day 2-Aug 28, 2012|
|Rating||Number of Viewers||Rating||Number of Viewers|
No common coverage due to Hurricane Isaac
Day 2 – ABC, CBS, CNBC, CNN, FOXNC, CRNT, MSNBC, NBC and PBS