Harris wins town hall war among CNN viewers

Harris wins town hall war among CNN viewers
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Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisCampaign aide replaces Trump with Kamala Harris in viral 'meltdown' photo Warren raised more money from Big Tech employees than other 2020 Democrats: Report Poll: Biden, Warren support remains unchanged after Democratic debate MORE (D-Calif.) drew the most viewers among five Democratic presidential candidates featured in town halls Monday night on CNN.

The town hall event featuring Harris and running in the 10 p.m. hour drew 1.4 million viewers, according to Nielsen Media Research.  

Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersWarren raised more money from Big Tech employees than other 2020 Democrats: Report Krystal Ball reacts to Ocasio-Cortez endorsing Sanders: 'Class power over girl power' Saagar Enjeti praises Yang for bringing threat of automation to forefront at Ohio debate MORE (I-Vt.) drew the second most viewers, with 1.3 million viewers watching him in the 9 p.m. hour on Monday.

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South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegOvernight Health Care — Presented by National Taxpayers Union — House Dems advance drug pricing bill | Cases of vaping-related lung illnesses near 1,500 | Juul suspends sales of most e-cigarette flavors Warren raised more money from Big Tech employees than other 2020 Democrats: Report Poll: Biden, Warren support remains unchanged after Democratic debate MORE fared well in the 11 pm hour, drawing 1.2 million viewers. Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenWarren warns Facebook may help reelect Trump 'and profit off of it' Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter knocks Zuckerberg for invoking her father while defending Facebook Overnight Health Care — Presented by National Taxpayers Union — House Dems advance drug pricing bill | Cases of vaping-related lung illnesses near 1,500 | Juul suspends sales of most e-cigarette flavors MORE's (D-Mass.) town hall at 8 p.m. also drew approximately 1.2 million viewers. 

Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharOvernight Health Care — Presented by National Taxpayers Union — House Dems advance drug pricing bill | Cases of vaping-related lung illnesses near 1,500 | Juul suspends sales of most e-cigarette flavors 2020 Democrats tell LGBTQ teens they're not alone on Spirit Day 'We lost a giant': 2020 Democrats mourn the death of Elijah Cummings MORE (D-Minn.) at 7 p.m. was last in viewers among the five candidates, attracting 869,000 viewers.  

Overall, Fox News still won the ratings night, with an average of 2.3 million viewers between 7 p.m. and midnight, compared to 1.8 million for MSNBC and 1.2 million for CNN.

Fox News also won among the 25- to 54-year-old demographic targeted by advertisers, winning an average of 380,000 over the five hours.

CNN topped MSNBC in that demographic, with an average of 371,000 viewers to MSNBC's 285,000.

A town hall with Harris on Jan. 28 is still CNN's most-watched of the 20 town halls the network has hosted to date, drawing nearly 1.9 million viewers. 

The highest rated town hall overall was seen on Fox News earlier this month and featured Sanders. It attracted nearly 2.6 million viewers. 

Klobuchar and Buttigieg will be featured in Fox News town halls on May 8 and May 19, respectively.