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Americans’ Attitudes About the News Media Deeply Divided Along Partisan Lines


Pew Research Center is a subsidiary of The Pew Charitable Trusts, its primary funder. This report was made possible by The Pew Charitable Trusts, which received support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation’s “Initiative on Trust, Media and American Democracy,” a collaboration between the Knight Foundation, the Ford Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Open Society Foundations.

This report is a collaborative effort based on the input and analysis of the following individuals.

Amy Mitchell, Director, Journalism Research Michael Barthel, Research Associate Elisa Shearer, Research Analyst Jeffrey Gottfried, Senior Researcher Katerina Matsa, Senior Researcher Kristine Lu, Research Assistant Allison Becker, Research Assistant Rachel Weisel, Communications Manager Hannah Klein, Communications Associate Margaret Porteus, Information Graphics Designer Shannon Greenwood, Associate Digital Producer

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