The 6.53 million people who watched President Joe Biden take the oath of office and deliver his inaugural address on MSNBC Wednesday was a whopping 338% bigger than its audience for Donald Trump’s swearing in four years ago, Nielsen says. On the flip side, Fox News Channel’s audience of 2.74 million for Biden on Wednesday represented a nearly 77% drop from its viewership for Trump in 2017.
The inauguration ofJoseph R. Biden Jr.and Kamala Harris as the president and vice president of the United States will take place Wednesday, Jan. 20, with events interspersed throughout the day, highlighted by the swearing-in ceremony at noon ET, following by Biden’s inaugural address. Here is the cable network coverage plans for the inauguration of America’s 46th president, listed in alphabetical order. The broadcast network coverage plans posted Monday.
The inauguration of Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Kamala Harris as president and vice president of the United States will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 20, with events interspersed throughout the day, highlighted by the swearing-in ceremony at noon ET, and President Biden’s inaugural address immediately after. Here’s how broadcast networks are covering the inauguration of America’s 46th president.
Citing discussions on social media media of using alternatives to social media platforms for “coordinating future activities,” the FCC Sunday (Jan. 17) warned about using any of those communications alternatives to commit or facilitate any criminal acts. The warning came from the Enforcement Bureau in advance of Wednesday’s Inauguration of Joe Biden as president and chatter about violence nationwide by Trump supporters.