Thanks to Donald Trump, Fox News just had the highest-rated quarter ever in cable news history in 24-hour viewership.
Fox News once again topped cable in both primetime and total day according to Nielsen Media Research. E
From 6AM-11PM, Fox's program lineup broke a network record with the highest-rated hours ever for a quarter.
The O’Reilly Factor not only had its highest-rated quarter ever in history, but it broke all previous records in cable news history for the highest-viewership ever for any given program in a quarter.
While CNN boss Jeff Zucker has called this the "golden age of CNN," his network showed the least amount of growth in the quarter.
MSNBC also had record growth in total viewers, jumping 55%. in total viewers. But the network still finds itself well behind Fox News in the ratings.