MEDIA TRUMPED: Americans Trust Trump White House Over Liberal Media to Tell the Truth
Americans trust the Trump White House over the liberal media to tell the truth.
…And a majority of Americans say the national media is out of touch with the American people.
Morning Consult reported:
As political journalists prepare to gather at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner on Saturday to celebrate their work, a new Morning Consult poll is likely to make many of them cringe.
In the new poll, roughly half (51 percent) of Americans said the national political media “is out of touch with everyday Americans,” compared with 28 percent who said it “understand the issues everyday Americans are facing.”
President Donald Trump, a frequent public antagonist of the press and the first president in 36 years to skip the confab, is also slightly more trusted than the national political media. Thirty-seven percent of Americans said they trusted Trump’s White House to tell the truth, while 29 percent opted for the media.
Americans trust the Trump White House over the liberal media by 8 POINTS!