Survey finds Fox News is the most *and* least trusted name in news

Most trusted TV news outlet
1. Fox News (35 percent of Americans say they trust it more than any other TV news outlet)
2. PBS (14 percent)
fox3. ABC (11 percent)
4. CNN (10 percent)
5. CBS (9 percent)
6. Comedy Central and MSNBC (6 percent for both)
7. NBC (3 percent)

Least trusted TV news outlet
1. Fox News (33 percent say it’s least trusted)
2. MSNBC (19 percent)
3. Comedy Central (14 percent)
4. CNN (11 percent)
5. ABC (5 percent)
6. CBS (4 percent)
7. NBC and PBS (2 percent)

Public Policy Polling, which conducted the survey, points out:

newpbsWhen you look at the 8 outlets we tested individually, only one is clearly trusted by a majority of Americans. That’s PBS, which 57% say they trust to 24% who don’t. Most Democrats (80/6) and independents (49/31) trust it and it at least gets an even split with Republicans at 38%.

* Fox News once again most and least trusted name in news (publicpolicypolling.com)
* See the full survey results in PDF format (publicpolicypolling.com)




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