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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.

list ordered by

1
661 515
Lester Holt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 59 - NBC Nightly News, NBC

2
552 442
Morley Safer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 86 - 60 Minutes, CBS

3
547 443
Lesley Stahl is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 76 - 60 Minutes, CBS

4
462 374
Steve Kroft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 72 - 60 Minutes, CBS

5
529 452
Scott Pelley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 60 - CBS Evening News, CBS

6
631 555
Wolf Blitzer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 70 - The Situation Room, CNN

7
540 469
Christiane Amanpour is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 60 - Amanpour, CNN

8
444 385
Natalie Morales-Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 45 - The Today Show, NBC

9
460 403
Savannah Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 46 - The Today Show, NBC

10
465 409
Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 53 - The Today Show, NBC

11
514 460
Andrea Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 71 - Andrea Mitchell Reports, MSNBC

12
449 397
Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47 - 60 Minutes, CBS

13
508 456
Kathie Lee Gifford is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 62 - The Today Show, NBC

14
478 429
Tamron Hall is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

15
522 474
Robin Roberts is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 61 - Good Morning America, ABC

16
193 147
Brett Baer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
RossSmith1 added

17
505 480
Gayle King is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 63 - CBS This Morning, CBS

18
526 513
George Stephanopoulos is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 57 - ABC News, ABC

19
633 631
Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 45 -

The Rachel Maddow Show, MSNBC

20
130 99
John Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
rocketman72 added age 50

21
397 387
Alex Wagner is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 40 - Now with Alex Wagner, MSNBC

22
402 394
Michaela Pereira is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47 - New Day, CNN

23
407 412
Jim Cramer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 63 - Mad Money, CNBC

24
394 401
Thomas Roberts is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 45 - MSNBC Live, MSNBC

25
373 382
Zain Asher is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 34 - CNN Newsroom, CNN International

26
497 526
Chris Matthews is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 72 - Hardball with Chris Matthews, MSNBC

27
512 551
Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 52 - Tonight with Don Lemon, CNN

28
357 382
Kate Bolduan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 34 - @THIS HOUR with John Berman, CNN

29
469 518
Nancy Grace is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 58 - Nancy Grace, HLN

30
598 669
Anderson Cooper is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 50 - Anderson Cooper 360, CNN

31
580 653
Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 68 - The O'Reilly Factor, Fox News

32
457 510
Chris Cuomo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47 - New Day, CNN

33
618 700
Sean Hannity is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 56 - Hannity, Fox News

34
505 582
Shepard Smith is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 54 - Shepard Smith Reporting, Fox News

35
509 618
Geraldo Rivera is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 74 - Geraldo at Large, Fox News

36
147 164
Lisa Ling is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added age 44

37
344 538
Joe Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 54 - Morning Joe, MSNBC

38
415 701
Matt Lauer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 60 - The Today Show, NBC

39
107 337
Charlie Rose is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added age 76

40
25 167
nicole wallace is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
drex added nicole wallace

41
23 207
Joy Reid is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
drex added Joy Reid