As expected Fox Business Network generated a record audience of 13.5 million viewers for its Republican Presidential debate telecast Tuesday night.
The fourth nationally televised Republican debate also drew a record 3.7 million viewers in the network’s target 25-54 demo, according to network officials. The network’s early Republican Presidential debate averaged 4.7 million viewers and 866,000 watchers in the adult 25-54 demo, according to the network.
The debate also drove Twitter traffic throughout the telecast.
Fox Business joins Fox News, CNN, and CNBC in garnering record-setting audiences for Republican Presidential debates since August.
Up next is broadcast network CBS' Nov. 14 Democratic Presidential Debate telecast and CNN's Dec. 15 Republican debate event.