Fauci on the differences between Trump and Biden administrations
Mr Biden attracted 39.87 million people to watch his swearing-in ceremony on the main US cable news networks and three major broadcasters, according to data released by Nielson.
That is a 4 per cent increase on the 38.35 million viewers who watched Mr Trump’s inauguration in 2017.
“The idea that you can get up here and talk about what you know and what the science is … it is something of a liberating feeling,” Dr Fauci told reporters on Thursday.
Biden inauguration got more viewers than Trump’s, Nielsen figures reveal
Joe Biden’s presidential inauguration was watched by more TV viewers than Donald Trump’s, according to early figures.
Around 1.5 million more viewers tuned in to watch Mr Biden’s presidential address on the main US cable news networks and the three major broadcasters.
Mr Biden attracted 39.87 million people to watch his swearing-in ceremony, according to data released by Nielson.
This was a 4 per cent increase on the 38.35 million viewers who watched Donald Trump’s inauguration in 2017.
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