More People Watched Pelosi And Schumer Than Trump’s Address

Pelosi Schumer response

Forty-five percent of Americans who were watching television watched Trump, but that number rose to 49% when Pelosi and Schumer delivered their rebuttal.

According to The Hollywood Reporter viewership went up after Trump stopped talking, “In preliminary numbers, the quarter hour (9-9:15 p.m. ET) containing the president’s speech drew a combined 28.1 household rating in metered markets on ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, CNN, Fox News and NBC. The following 15 minutes, including analysis and the Pelosi-Schumer rebuttal, averaged 29.3 across those same networks, a bump of about 4 percent.” read more

Fox News Freaks And Blames Democrats For Trump Stock Market Crash

With Democrats set to take back power in the House, Fox News has returned to one of its favorite tricks, blaming Democrats for Republican failures.

Charles Payne said on Fox News, “I think it’s the tone. You know, the very next day the market was up. But since then, the tone of Democrats, who have declared war on President Trump, I think have been a real negative wave for the market. Particularly, I think Americans want to see legislation, not more investigations. You know, I don’t think they want to see Maxine Waters spending a whole lot of time digging up dirt on Deutsche Bank when people are trying to, you know, live their lives.” read more