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List Rules Can be any current newscasters or anchors who appear on national TV news in America.

Who are the most trustworthy anchors and news personalities today? We all know the names Walter Cronkite, Edward R. Murrow, Barbara Walters, Peter Jennings, and Dan Rather. Through the years, Americans have connected with many different TV newsmen and newswomen to keep them up to date and "in the know." News audiences form bonds with these newscasters and feel comfortable hearing the good and the bad news from these trusted and best newscasters.


Who's the most trusted working newscaster around today? From whom do you like getting your daily news, politics, and culture? This list of newscasters you trust includes those news anchors and newscasters that the American people believe in, ranked by US news watchers of all parties and beliefs.   


Keep in mind: different strokes for different folks. In the wild world of political news coverage, not everyone will respect the same type of journalism approach, but regardless, these are some of the best of the best on TV today and this list combines everyone's diverse opinion to determine the most trustworthy names in news, on the air today. 

Vote up the most trusted anchor or newscaster you believe in and always turn to when news breaks, or add the news anchors you love behind the desk if he or she is not already listed.

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Wolf Blitzer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Wolf Blitzer age 69 - The Situation Room, CNN

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2
349 195
Geraldo Rivera is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Geraldo Rivera age 73 - Geraldo at Large, Fox News

3
315 185
Kathie Lee Gifford is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Kathie Lee Gifford age 63 - The Today Show, NBC

4
356 229
Matt Lauer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Matt Lauer age 59 - The Today Show, NBC

5
319 222
Lester Holt is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Lester Holt age 58 - NBC Nightly News, NBC

6
326 233
Gayle King is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Gayle King age 61 - CBS This Morning, CBS

7
316 225
Robin Roberts is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Robin Roberts age 60 - Good Morning America, ABC

8
338 246
Nancy Grace is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Nancy Grace age 57 - Nancy Grace, HLN

9
317 230
Morley Safer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Morley Safer age 85 - 60 Minutes, CBS

10
300 218
Shepard Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Shepard Smith age 53 - Shepard Smith Reporting, Fox News

11
313 229
Scott Pelley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Scott Pelley age 59 - CBS Evening News, CBS

12
308 225
George Stephanopoulos is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
George Stephanopoulos age 56 - ABC News, ABC

13
266 191
Savannah Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Savannah Guthrie age 45 - The Today Show, NBC

14
291 212
Lesley Stahl is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Lesley Stahl age 75 - 60 Minutes, CBS

15
294 215
Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Don Lemon age 51 - Tonight with Don Lemon, CNN

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263 189
Natalie Morales-Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Natalie Morales-Rhodes age 44 - The Today Show, NBC

17
257 184
Joe Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Joe Scarborough age 54 - Morning Joe, MSNBC

18
258 185
Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Hoda Kotb age 51 - The Today Show, NBC

19
259 186
Steve Kroft is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Steve Kroft age 71 - 60 Minutes, CBS

20
260 187
Alex Wagner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Alex Wagner age 39 - Now with Alex Wagner, MSNBC

21
298 219
Christiane Amanpour is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Christiane Amanpour age 59 - Amanpour, CNN

22
299 220
Tamron Hall is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tamron Hall age 45 - NewsNation with Tamron Hall, MSNBC

23
276 201
Andrea Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Andrea Mitchell age 70 - Andrea Mitchell Reports, MSNBC

24
295 217
Chris Matthews is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Chris Matthews age 71 - Hardball with Chris Matthews, MSNBC

25
282 207
Thomas Roberts is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Thomas Roberts age 44 - MSNBC Live, MSNBC

26
269 197
Michaela Pereira is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Michaela Pereira age 46 - New Day, CNN

27
251 183
Kate Bolduan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Kate Bolduan age 32 - @THIS HOUR with John Berman, CNN

28
261 192
Zain Asher is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Zain Asher age 32 - CNN Newsroom, CNN International

29
285 213
Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Lara Logan age 46 - 60 Minutes, CBS

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328 250
Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Bill O'Reilly age 67 - The O'Reilly Factor, Fox News

31
342 264
Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Rachel Maddow age 44 - The Rachel Maddow Show, MSNBC

32
342 264
Sean Hannity is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Sean Hannity age 55 - Hannity, Fox News

33
269 217
Chris Cuomo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Chris Cuomo age 46 - New Day, CNN

34
254 206
Jared Fogle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
scooby-doobydoo added Jared Fogle

35
29 15
Charlie Rose is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added Charlie Rose age 75

36
227 230
Jim Cramer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Jim Cramer age 62 - Mad Money, CNBC

37
18 16
Lisa Ling is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added Lisa Ling age 43

38
253 376
Anderson Cooper is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Anderson Cooper age 49 - Anderson Cooper 360, CNN