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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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402 210
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
364 221
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
320 212
Kathie Lee Gifford is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Kathie Lee Gifford age 62 - The Today Show, NBC

4
383 268
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
355 248
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
363 272
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
332 251
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
337 256
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
318 242
Christiane Amanpour is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Christiane Amanpour age 59 - Amanpour, CNN

10
305 231
Lesley Stahl is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Lesley Stahl age 74 - 60 Minutes, CBS

11
319 243
Shepard Smith is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Shepard Smith age 53 - Shepard Smith Reporting, Fox News

12
331 254
Morley Safer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Morley Safer age 84 - 60 Minutes, CBS

13
271 203
Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Hoda Kotb age 51 - The Today Show, NBC

14
274 206
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
277 209
Savannah Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Savannah Guthrie age 45 - The Today Show, NBC

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16
272 205
Steve Kroft is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Steve Kroft age 71 - 60 Minutes, CBS

17
324 250
George Stephanopoulos is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
George Stephanopoulos age 54 - ABC News, ABC

18
325 251
Scott Pelley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Scott Pelley age 58 - CBS Evening News, CBS

19
316 244
Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Don Lemon age 51 - Tonight with Don Lemon, CNN

20
281 215
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
310 241
Tamron Hall is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tamron Hall age 46 - NewsNation with Tamron Hall, MSNBC

22
297 230
Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Lara Logan age 46 - 60 Minutes, CBS

23
366 290
Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Rachel Maddow age 44 - The Rachel Maddow Show, MSNBC

24
310 242
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
288 223
Andrea Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Andrea Mitchell age 69 - Andrea Mitchell Reports, MSNBC

26
261 201
Kate Bolduan is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Kate Bolduan age 33 - @THIS HOUR with John Berman, CNN

27
271 210
Zain Asher is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Zain Asher age 32 - CNN Newsroom, CNN International

28
290 227
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
268 208
Alex Wagner is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Alex Wagner age 38 - Now with Alex Wagner, MSNBC

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30
270 212
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
60 28
Charlie Rose is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added Charlie Rose age 75

32
344 284
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
357 303
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
254 213
Jared Fogle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
scooby-doobydoo added Jared Fogle

35
280 249
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
42 25
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
232 263
Jim Cramer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Jim Cramer age 62 - Mad Money, CNBC

38
276 412
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