How Much Attention Did Donald Trump Get With His Debate Boycott?
The ratings for the GOP debate suggest Donald Trump's competing event was neither a complete victory nor a complete loss.By Ben Lawson | January 29, 2016
Donald Trump tried something different with the most recent Republican presidential debate. He didn't show up and instead hosted his own event. So, just how well did that gamble go?
And how did Trump's competing event in Iowa stack up? CNN and MSNBC both aired portions of Trump's event dedicated to military veterans, and their ratings put together were about a quarter of the viewers Fox attracted.