Levin’s Fox News Show Premiere Dominates Sunday Night Cable News Ratings

Conservative talk-show host Mark Levin / Getty Images


Mark Levin's new Fox News Channel show "Life, Liberty & Levin" dominated Sunday night's cable news ratings in the 10 p.m. EST slot.

On Sunday, Levin garnered over 1.4 million total viewers and 309,000 in the key 25-54 year old demographic, according to to Nielsen.

CNN had a total of only 792,000 viewers with their documentary about Patty Hearst, and MSNBC had just 266,000 total viewers in the same time slot.

Levin, a noted Conservative radio host and author, has made numerous appearances on Fox News prior to joining the channel's regular lineup. His addition to the Sunday night lineup comes as Fox News aims maintain its dominance in cable news after a year in which MSNBC gained ground.

Numbers were also released this week revealing Fox News Channel continued to dominate cable news overall during the month of February. The network beat out top competitors CNN and MSNBC in average viewership for the 20th straight month. Nevertheless, February viewership was slightly down–10 percent–for Fox News from last year while MSNBC saw an uptick compared to February 2017.

Jack Heretik

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Jack is a Media Analyst for the Washington Free Beacon. He is from Northern Ohio and graduated from the Catholic University of America in 2011. Prior to joining the Free Beacon, Jack was a Production Assistant for EWTN's The World Over and worked on Sen. Bill Cassidy's 2014 campaign.

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