Trust in the news media ties all-time low

Trust in the news media ties an all-time low, according to a new Gallup poll, with only 4 in 10 Americans saying they have “a great deal” or “fair amount” of confidence that news is being reported accurately. That’s down from a high of 55 percent in 1998 and 1999. While 45 percent of respondents 50 or older reported they trusted media, the number dips to 36 percent for Millennials.

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