NightSide – Americans Distrust News Media More Than Ever

BOSTON (CBS) – Gallup has been asking Americans whether or not they trust news media in this country since 1972. This year, trust in the news media has hit an all-time low. Only 32% of Americans have either a “great deal” or “fair” amount of trust in the media. Among Republicans, only 14% fall into those categories. Do you trust the mainstream media?

Originally broadcast September 16th, 2016.

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  1. Alan B Flood says:

    Well listening to Jon Keller on BZ TV and his usually slanted political analysis would be enough to lose faith in the news media – sometimes I think he works for msnbc with his smirky smile and other body language. But then he is a devout Democrat so what more should we expect.
    p.s. what is this a new comments application?

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