Journalists

The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today  

Matthew Cole Weiss
40.8k votes 2.4k voters 19.8k views 44 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.

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Lester Holt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 59
NBC Nightly News, NBC
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Brett Baer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
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Morley Safer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 87
60 Minutes, CBS
4
Lesley Stahl is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 77
60 Minutes, CBS
5
Steve Kroft is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 73
60 Minutes, CBS
6
Scott Pelley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 61
CBS Evening News, CBS
7
Christiane Amanpour is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 61
Amanpour, CNN
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John Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
rocketman72 added age 51
9
Natalie Morales-Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 46
The Today Show, NBC
10
Wolf Blitzer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 70
The Situation Room, CNN
11
Hoda Kotb is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 54
The Today Show, NBC
12
Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47
60 Minutes, CBS
13
Andrea Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 72
Andrea Mitchell Reports, MSNBC
14
Robin Roberts is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 62
Good Morning America, ABC
15
Tamron Hall is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
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Tom Brokaw is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
lrphoto308 added age 79
NBC News, NBC
17
Savannah Guthrie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 47
The Today Show, NBC
18
Kathie Lee Gifford is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 62
The Today Show, NBC
19
Gayle King is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 64
CBS This Morning, CBS
20
George Stephanopoulos is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 58
ABC News, ABC
21
Martha MacCallum is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
lrphoto308 added age 54
22
Alex Wagner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 41
Now with Alex Wagner, MSNBC
23
Michaela Pereira is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 48
New Day, CNN
24
Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 45

The Rachel Maddow Show, MSNBC

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Jim Cramer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today
age 64
Mad Money, CNBC