popular opinion The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today  

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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
+ - 348 190
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
+ - 309 181
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
+ - 348 224
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
+ - 316 211
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
+ - 314 213
Robin Roberts is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Robin Roberts age 60 - Good Morning America, ABC

7
+ - 299 206
Shepard Smith is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Shepard Smith age 53 - Shepard Smith Reporting, Fox News

8
+ - 313 220
Morley Safer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Morley Safer age 85 - 60 Minutes, CBS

9
+ - 303 217
George Stephanopoulos is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
George Stephanopoulos age 56 - ABC News, ABC

10
+ - 317 230
Gayle King is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Gayle King age 61 - CBS This Morning, CBS

11
+ - 307 222
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
+ - 285 204
Lesley Stahl is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Lesley Stahl age 75 - 60 Minutes, CBS

13
+ - 254 179
Steve Kroft is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Steve Kroft age 71 - 60 Minutes, CBS

14
+ - 258 183
Natalie Morales-Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Natalie Morales-Rhodes age 44 - The Today Show, NBC

15
+ - 329 243
Nancy Grace is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Nancy Grace age 57 - Nancy Grace, HLN

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16
+ - 288 209
Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Don Lemon age 51 - Tonight with Don Lemon, CNN

17
+ - 250 179
Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Hoda Kotb age 51 - The Today Show, NBC

18
+ - 338 254
Sean Hannity is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Sean Hannity age 55 - Hannity, Fox News

19
+ - 258 187
Savannah Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Savannah Guthrie age 45 - The Today Show, NBC

20
+ - 291 216
Tamron Hall is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tamron Hall age 45 - NewsNation with Tamron Hall, MSNBC

21
+ - 336 256
Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Rachel Maddow age 44 - The Rachel Maddow Show, MSNBC

22
+ - 289 216
Christiane Amanpour is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Christiane Amanpour age 59 - Amanpour, CNN

23
+ - 251 184
Alex Wagner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Alex Wagner age 39 - Now with Alex Wagner, MSNBC

24
+ - 286 214
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
+ - 267 198
Andrea Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Andrea Mitchell age 70 - Andrea Mitchell Reports, MSNBC

26
+ - 247 181
Joe Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Joe Scarborough age 54 - Morning Joe, MSNBC

27
+ - 320 244
Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Bill O'Reilly age 67 - The O'Reilly Factor, Fox News

28
+ - 273 204
Thomas Roberts is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Thomas Roberts age 44 - MSNBC Live, MSNBC

29
+ - 253 188
Zain Asher is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Zain Asher age 32 - CNN Newsroom, CNN International

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30
+ - 261 195
Michaela Pereira is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Michaela Pereira age 46 - New Day, CNN

31
+ - 277 210
Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Lara Logan age 46 - 60 Minutes, CBS

32
+ - 243 181
Kate Bolduan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Kate Bolduan age 32 - @THIS HOUR with John Berman, CNN

33
+ - 269 206
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
+ - 254 203
Jared Fogle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Jared Fogle

35
+ - 227 220
Jim Cramer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Jim Cramer age 62 - Mad Money, CNBC

36
+ - 18 14
Charlie Rose is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Charlie Rose age 75

37
+ - 9 14
Lisa Ling is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Lisa Ling age 43

38
+ - 250 364
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