Journalists

The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today 

Matthew Cole Weiss
Updated April 12, 2020 51k votes 2.9k voters 24.4k views 47 items

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
Lester Holt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 59 from USA, California
NBC Nightly News, NBC
2
Lesley Stahl is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 77 from USA, Lynn, Massachusetts
60 Minutes, CBS
3
Andrea Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 72 from New York City, New York, United States of America
Andrea Mitchell Reports, MSNBC
4
Savannah Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 47 from Melbourne, Australia
The Today Show, NBC
5
Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 54 from Norman, Oklahoma, United States of America
The Today Show, NBC
6
Morley Safer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 87 from Toronto, Canada
60 Minutes, CBS
7
Natalie Morales-Rhodes ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 43 from Kaohsiung, Taiwan
The Today Show, NBC
8
Anderson Cooper is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 51 from New York City, New York, United States of America
Anderson Cooper 360, CNN
9
Scott Pelley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 61 from San Antonio, Texas, United States of America
CBS Evening News, CBS
10
George Stephanopoulos is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 58 from Fall River, Massachusetts, United States of America
ABC News, ABC
11
Tamron Hall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 48 from Luling, Texas, United States of America
12
Robin Roberts is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 62 from Alabama, United States of America
Good Morning America, ABC
13
Wolf Blitzer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 70 from Augsburg, Germany
The Situation Room, CNN
14
Steve Kroft is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 73 from Kokomo, Indiana, United States of America
60 Minutes, CBS
15
Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 45 from Castro Valley, California, United States of America

The Rachel Maddow Show, MSNBC

16
John Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
rocketman72 added
17
Gayle King is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 64 from Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States of America
CBS This Morning, CBS
18
Christiane Amanpour is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 61 from London, United Kingdom
Amanpour, CNN
19
Chris Cuomo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 48 from New York City, New York, United States of America
New Day, CNN
20
Chris Matthews is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 73 from Somerton, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Hardball with Chris Matthews, MSNBC
21
Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 47 from Durban, South Africa
60 Minutes, CBS
22
Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 52 from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America
Tonight with Don Lemon, CNN
23
Nancy Grace is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 59 from Georgia, USA, Macon
Nancy Grace, HLN
24
Tom Brokaw is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
lrphoto308 added Age 79 from Webster, South Dakota, United States of America
NBC News, NBC
25
Jim Cramer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Age 64 from Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Mad Money, CNBC