People in this group are most likely to say the outbreak has been made too big of a deal and journalists have been exaggerating the risks.
Field dates: April 20-26, 2020.
More Americans hold positive than negative views of the news media’s COVID-19 coverage, but Republicans and Democrats remain starkly divided.
The percentage who say journalists have exaggerated the risks of the outbreak has decreased notably in recent weeks.
61% give equal attention to national and local coronavirus news.