In February, News/Talk listening again remained strong, so we’re exploring this trend in more depth by breaking out the public, non-commercial stations from this group, along with some of the some of the less obvious storylines taking shape two survey months into the new year.
An estimated 48 million people tuned in to watch Donald Trump’s first address to a Joint Session of Congress (the traditional first-term equivalent of the State of the Union) in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017.
During election years, Americans are eager to stay up-to-date with information regarding the presidential race to the White House. Not surprisingly, more listeners tune in to News Radio during these years in their effort to stay informed.
An estimated 31 million people tuned in to watch Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration in Washington, D.C. on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017.
An estimated 71 million people tuned in to watch coverage of the 2016 presidential election during primetime on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016.
This year’s presidential election will likely be remembered as one of the most-talked about votes for years to come. And it follows another historic election where African-American voters flexed their political power in record numbers.
With the U.S. presidential election just around the corner, the political rhetoric is at fever pitch levels on both sides of the aisle. But what do consumers think about their involvement in the U.S. political system?
An estimated 71.6 million people tuned in to watch the final debate of the 2016 presidential election on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016.
While much of the political buzz in the U.S. has been focused on the race for the White House, the presidential election isn’t the only game in town this November. And when it comes to reaching local voters, radio is the strongest ticket on the ballot.
An estimated 66.5 million people tuned in to watch the second debate of the 2016 presidential election on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016.