April 14, 2021 The deep divides over trust in the news media are usually portrayed as largely ideological. Democrats are seven times more likely than Republicans to say they trust the mainstream media, and independents are four times as likely. But the argument over media trust often has the feel of people talking past each…
With just a few weeks until the 2020 presidential election, Americans remain concerned and unsure about facts surrounding the election.
Few Americans find it easy to find information on COVID-19 and are split on what information to trust and how to use it to make decisions.
Most Americans say Russia tried to influence the 2016 elections, and a majority are concerned about foreign interference in the 2020 elections.
Less than half of Americans approve of how President Trump is handling the coronavirus outbreak, and 60% think he should be listening to health experts more according to the April 2020 AP-NORC Poll.