MSNBC just sent out its official release announcing it topped both Fox News and CNN in ratings on the first night of the Democratic National Convention.
MSNBC averaged 2.35 million total viewers during its coverage from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. ET. CNN averaged 2.08 total viewers. Fox News averaged 1.78 million viewers. MSNBC also topped the other networks in the key of 25-54 demographic.