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popular opinion The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today  

Matthew Cole Weiss
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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 67 - The Situation Room, CNN

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2
356 206
Geraldo Rivera is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Geraldo Rivera age 72 - Geraldo at Large, Fox News

3
379 238
Matt Lauer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Matt Lauer age 59 - The Today Show, NBC

4
319 195
Kathie Lee Gifford is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Kathie Lee Gifford age 63 - The Today Show, NBC

5
349 238
Gayle King is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Gayle King age 61 - CBS This Morning, CBS

6
361 255
Nancy Grace is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Nancy Grace age 57 - Nancy Grace, HLN

7
324 245
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
324 246
Lester Holt is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Lester Holt age 56 - NBC Nightly News, NBC

9
326 248
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
56 18
Charlie Rose is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added Charlie Rose age 75

11
318 242
George Stephanopoulos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
George Stephanopoulos age 54 - ABC News, ABC

12
270 201
Natalie Morales-Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Natalie Morales-Rhodes age 44 - The Today Show, NBC

13
299 226
Lesley Stahl is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Lesley Stahl age 75 - 60 Minutes, CBS

14
306 232
Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Don Lemon age 51 - Tonight with Don Lemon, CNN

15
266 198
Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Hoda Kotb age 51 - The Today Show, NBC

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16
309 235
Christiane Amanpour is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Christiane Amanpour age 59 - Amanpour, CNN

17
268 200
Steve Kroft is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Steve Kroft age 71 - 60 Minutes, CBS

18
260 194
Kate Bolduan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Kate Bolduan age 33 - @THIS HOUR with John Berman, CNN

19
310 237
Shepard Smith is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Shepard Smith age 53 - Shepard Smith Reporting, Fox News

20
277 209
Michaela Pereira is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Michaela Pereira age 46 - New Day, CNN

21
320 246
Scott Pelley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Scott Pelley age 59 - CBS Evening News, CBS

22
306 234
Tamron Hall is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tamron Hall age 46 - NewsNation with Tamron Hall, MSNBC

23
272 205
Savannah Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Savannah Guthrie age 45 - The Today Show, NBC

24
266 200
Alex Wagner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Alex Wagner age 38 - Now with Alex Wagner, MSNBC

25
288 219
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
304 233
Chris Matthews is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Chris Matthews age 71 - Hardball with Chris Matthews, MSNBC

27
283 215
Andrea Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Andrea Mitchell age 70 - Andrea Mitchell Reports, MSNBC

28
270 204
Zain Asher is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Zain Asher age 33 - CNN Newsroom, CNN International

29
294 225
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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30
266 201
Joe Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Joe Scarborough age 54 - Morning Joe, MSNBC

31
356 279
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
337 270
Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Bill O'Reilly age 67 - The O'Reilly Factor, Fox News

33
348 293
Sean Hannity is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Sean Hannity age 55 - Hannity, Fox News

34
254 208
Jared Fogle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
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35
273 241
Chris Cuomo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Chris Cuomo age 46 - New Day, CNN

36
38 21
Lisa Ling is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added Lisa Ling age 43

37
229 257
Jim Cramer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Jim Cramer age 60 - Mad Money, CNBC

38
263 403
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