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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
635 503
Lester Holt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 59 - NBC Nightly News, NBC

2
544 434
Morley Safer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 86 - 60 Minutes, CBS

3
526 436
Lesley Stahl is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 76 - 60 Minutes, CBS

4
448 366
Steve Kroft is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 72 - 60 Minutes, CBS

5
619 542
Wolf Blitzer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 70 - The Situation Room, CNN

6
529 459
Christiane Amanpour is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 57 - Amanpour, CNN

7
511 444
Scott Pelley is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 60 - CBS Evening News, CBS

8
181 128
Brett Baer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
RossSmith1 added

9
431 373
Natalie Morales-Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 45 - The Today Show, NBC

10
444 386
Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47 - 60 Minutes, CBS

11
446 389
Savannah Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 46 - The Today Show, NBC

12
448 394
Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 53 - The Today Show, NBC

13
495 444
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
468 419
Tamron Hall is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

15
513 464
Robin Roberts is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 61 - Good Morning America, ABC

16
497 449
Andrea Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 71 - Andrea Mitchell Reports, MSNBC

17
500 468
Gayle King is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 63 - CBS This Morning, CBS

18
618 611
Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 45 -

The Rachel Maddow Show, MSNBC

19
512 500
George Stephanopoulos is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 57 - ABC News, ABC

20
397 383
Michaela Pereira is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47 - New Day, CNN

21
391 377
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
117 90
John Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
rocketman72 added age 50

23
388 389
Thomas Roberts is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 45 - MSNBC Live, MSNBC

24
371 371
Zain Asher is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 34 - CNN Newsroom, CNN International

25
395 403
Jim Cramer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 63 - Mad Money, CNBC

26
486 510
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
352 371
Kate Bolduan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 34 - @THIS HOUR with John Berman, CNN

28
494 534
Don Lemon is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 52 - Tonight with Don Lemon, CNN

29
569 621
Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 68 - The O'Reilly Factor, Fox News

30
605 666
Sean Hannity is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 56 - Hannity, Fox News

31
463 503
Nancy Grace is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 58 - Nancy Grace, HLN

32
498 555
Shepard Smith is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 54 - Shepard Smith Reporting, Fox News

33
567 651
Anderson Cooper is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 50 - Anderson Cooper 360, CNN

34
435 495
Chris Cuomo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47 - New Day, CNN

35
503 592
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
135 156
Lisa Ling is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added age 44

37
339 525
Joe Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 54 - Morning Joe, MSNBC

38
414 682
Matt Lauer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 60 - The Today Show, NBC

39
104 321
Charlie Rose is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
Tom Derr added age 76

40
24 158
nicole wallace is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
drex added nicole wallace

41
21 193
Joy Reid is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
drex added Joy Reid