Poll: 61% of Voters Don’t Trust Political News

Rasmussen just released a poll that shows America’s distrust of media is yet again at an all time high. Sixty-one percent of those surveyed said that they do not trust the political news that’s constantly thrown at them. According to CNS News: Sixty-one percent of Likely Voters in the United States say they do not trust the political news they are getting, according to a recent national Rasmussen survey. In addition, 59 percent said coverage of the 2016 presidential race will be slanted, and Read more […]

Majority of Americans Don’t Trust the Media

Gallup just released a poll that shows America’s distrust of media is yet again at an all time high. Sixty percent of those surveyed said that they have little or no trust in the media to report news fully, accurately and fairly. Most of those critical of the media identified as republicans. Conversely, and not surprisingly, those most trusting of the media identified as democrats. Here’s Gallup:  After registering slightly higher trust last year, Americans’ confidence in the media’s ability Read more […]

Trust in Media at an All-Time Low

A new Gallup poll showed that more Americans distrust the media now than at any other time since Gallup started keeping track of it in 1993: Americans’ faith in each of three major news media platforms — television news, newspapers, and news on the Internet — is at or tied with record lows in Gallup’s long-standing confidence in institutions trend. This continues a decades-long decline in the share of Americans saying they have “a great deal” or “quite a lot” of confidence in newspapers or TV Read more […]