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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
156 41
Brett Baer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
RossSmith1 added

2
538 488
Lester Holt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 59 - NBC Nightly News, NBC

3
551 509
Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 68 - The O'Reilly Factor, Fox News

4
465 424
Morley Safer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 86 - 60 Minutes, CBS

5
585 556
Sean Hannity is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 56 - Hannity, Fox News

6
477 464
Shepard Smith is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 54 - Shepard Smith Reporting, Fox News

7
531 523
Wolf Blitzer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 70 - The Situation Room, CNN

8
494 489
Geraldo Rivera is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 74 - Geraldo at Large, Fox News

9
432 423
Lesley Stahl is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 76 - 60 Minutes, CBS

10
424 430
Scott Pelley is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 60 - CBS Evening News, CBS

11
440 448
Christiane Amanpour is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 60 - Amanpour, CNN

12
355 360
Steve Kroft is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 72 - 60 Minutes, CBS

13
410 425
Kathie Lee Gifford is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 64 - The Today Show, NBC

14
428 448
Robin Roberts is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 61 - Good Morning America, ABC

15
386 406
Tamron Hall is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

16
359 377
Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47 - 60 Minutes, CBS

17
360 379
Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 53 - The Today Show, NBC

18
345 362
Natalie Morales-Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 45 - The Today Show, NBC

19
421 451
Gayle King is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 63 - CBS This Morning, CBS

20
357 378
Savannah Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 46 - The Today Show, NBC

21
406 435
Andrea Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 71 - Andrea Mitchell Reports, MSNBC

22
522 588
Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 45 -

The Rachel Maddow Show, MSNBC

23
426 479
George Stephanopoulos is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 57 - ABC News, ABC

24
327 373
Michaela Pereira is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47 - New Day, CNN

25
319 366
Alex Wagner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 40 - Now with Alex Wagner, MSNBC

26
324 380
Thomas Roberts is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 45 - MSNBC Live, MSNBC

27
406 483
Nancy Grace is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 58 - Nancy Grace, HLN

28
308 361
Zain Asher is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 34 - CNN Newsroom, CNN International

29
411 494
Chris Matthews is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 72 - Hardball with Chris Matthews, MSNBC

30
421 514
Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 52 - Tonight with Don Lemon, CNN

31
300 362
Kate Bolduan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 34 - @THIS HOUR with John Berman, CNN

32
383 478
Chris Cuomo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47 - New Day, CNN

33
314 397
Jim Cramer is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 63 - Mad Money, CNBC

34
479 634
Anderson Cooper is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 50 - Anderson Cooper 360, CNN

35
412 587
Matt Lauer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 60 - The Today Show, NBC

36
329 471
Joe Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 54 - Morning Joe, MSNBC

37
99 144
Lisa Ling is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added age 44

38
38 84
John Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
rocketman72 added age 50

39
100 239
Charlie Rose is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added age 76

40
17 106
nicole wallace is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
drex added nicole wallace

41
16 138
Joy Reid is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
drex added Joy Reid