Week-to-Week, “Good Morning America” Only Morning News Program to Post Total Viewer Gains; Up +30,000 Viewers While NBC Loses -110,000 and CBS Down -130,000

Ratings Report for ABC News' " Good Morning America"

For the week of September 7, 2009

WEEK-TO-WEEK, “ GOOD MORNING AMERICA” ONLY MORNING NEWS PROGRAM TO POST TOTAL VIEWER GAINS; UP +30,000 VIEWERS WHILE NBC LOSES -110,000 AND CBS DOWN -130,000

GMA” UP +60,000 ADULT 25-54 VIEWERS FOR THE WEEK – LARGEST DEMO GAIN OF ALL THREE PROGRAMS

GOOD MORNING AMERICA” CONTINUES TO CLOSE THE GAPS WITH NBC’s “TODAY”

FOR THE MOST RECENT WEEK, “GMA” CLOSES TOTAL VIEWER GAP BY 11%; 2% SMALLER IN THE DEMO

GOOD MORNING AMERICA” WIDENS LEADS OVER CBS’ “THE EARLY SHOW”; 12% LARGER IN TOTAL VIEWERS AND 18% LARGER IN THE ADULT 25-54 DEMO

According to Nielsen Media Research for the week of September 7, 2009, ABC News' "Good Morning America" continued to perform strongly against the competition. Week-to-week, “ Good Morning America” continued to close both the Total Viewer and Adult 25-54 demo gap with NBC’s “Today.” Compared to the same time last week, “ GMA” cut NBC’s leads by 11% in Total Viewers and 2% in the demo. GMA” also continued to widen its leads with CBS’ “The Early Show” – 12% larger in Total Viewers and 18% in the demo.

“Good Morning America” demonstrated strong gains for the week. Week-to-week, “GMA” was the only network morning program to post Total Viewer gains – gaining an impressive +30,000 Total Viewers while NBC declined -110,000 and CBS was down -130,000. “GMA” also posted the largest Adult 25-54 demo gains of the week – up an impressive +60,000 viewers while NBC was up +50,000 and CBS declined -40,000

ABC News' "Good Morning America" is co-anchored by Diane Sawyer and Robin Roberts. Chris Cuomo is the news anchor and Sam Champion is the weather anchor. The Emmy Award-winning morning news program airs live Monday through Friday from 7:00 to 9:00am/EDT on the ABC Television Network. Jim Murphy is the senior executive producer and Tom Cibrowski is the executive producer of ABC News' "Good Morning America."

*Note: All three morning newscasts were excluded from the average on Monday, Labor Day

Source: Nielsen Media Research NTI A25-54 & Total Viewers – Wks. of 9/7/09 & 8/31/09 Live +SD.

MORNING NEWS WEEK OF SEPTMEBER 7 2009

Total Viewers Adults 25-54

ABC 3,950,000 1,670,000

NBC 5,040,000 2,260,000

CBS 2,480,000 1,000,000

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