Survey: Fox News has the most trusted news coverage – or not

Fox News has the most trusted network and cable news coverage, according to a Quinnipiac University survey of American voters. But 26% say they don’t trust Fox News at all – the highest among the cable news and broadcast outlets. More findings:
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* 20% of American voters say they trust Fox News “a great deal”; 35% say “somewhat.”
* CNN: 18% “a great deal”; 43% “somewhat”
* ABC News: 14% “a great deal”; 50% “somewhat”
* CBS News: 14% “great deal”; 50% “somewhat”
* NBC News: 14% “a great deal”; 46% “somewhat”
* MSNBC: 11% “a great deal”; 41% “somewhat”

Other poll findings:
– Local TV news is trusted by 19% of voters “a great deal” and by 52% “somewhat.”
– Only 3% of Democrats trust Fox News the most, with 32% for CNN, 15% for NBC, 14% each for CBS and MSNBC and 8% for ABC.
– Thirty-five percent say Brian Williams should be fired for “misremembering” things; 42% say he should be allowed to return to work.
tina– Nineteen percent of voters choose Tina Fey to replace Jon Stewart; 16% favor Dennis Miller; 8% want John Oliver; 7% pick Brian Williams and Craig Ferguson; and 5% choose Chelsea Handler.
– Bill O’Reilly should be fired for inaccuracies, say 12% of voters. Eleven percent want him suspended, and 23% say he should stay put.

* Read the Quinnipiac University release on its national poll (Google Drive)

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