The kickoff night of the DNC was carried live from Charlotte, North Carolina across nine networks and featured a speech by First Lady Michelle Obama and San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro.
While coverage varied by network, all nine aired live coverage from approximately 10:00 PM to 11:00 PM. The chart below highlights the sum of the average audience for these networks during common coverage.
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Day 1 – ABC, CBS, NBC, BET, CNN, Current TV, FOX News, MSNBC and PBS.