Internet News Accuracy Gains in Trust

Internet News Accuracy Gains in Trust

NFgraphicIt may seems counter intuitive in an age of global concern about what is true news, however trust in online news accuracy is the highest it has ever been according to Gallup. People with different party affiliations don’t always cite the same news sources they most trust, still overall trust among Democrats and Republicans of online sources has risen. In 1998 only 25% of Americans trusted online news. Today it is 40%. It used to be only 12% of us got our news from the Internet in 1998. Today it is 64%. Gallup has an extensive analysis of which news sources people most trust and where they most commonly get their news.